Tag Archives: symbian

Foursquare app heads to Nokia’s Ovi Store

Nokia has not only launched a number of new handsets at Nokia World 2010, including the surprise unveiling of the Nokia C3 Touch and Type yesterday, but there have also been.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Smartphone sales surge by 50% in Q2

Smartphones are selling like, well, shiny compact touchscreen gadgets which allow you to play games, use apps and surf the Internet on the move. In fact, Gartner’s figures for the second.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Android News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Nokia C6 lands in the UK

The Nokia C6 is now available to purchase online in the UK, from the Finnish company’s website. The Symbian powered C6 has a focus on social networking and generally keeping in.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Symbian’s days are numbered

The Symbian operating system is in trouble, an analyst from Gartner has stated. Nick Jones, writing on the Gartner blog, points to the fact that the rate at which Symbian is losing market share is accelerating. He writes: “I just updated a slide on future.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Android powers past Windows on smartphones

Google’s mobile operating system has surpassed Microsoft’s OS when it comes to the smartphone market worldwide. Android was the fourth most popular smartphone OS last quarter, according to Gartner, with almost 10% of the market. It knocked Windows Mobile into fifth spot, as it only.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Android News, iPhone News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Skype app now available from Nokia store

Nokia phone users rejoice, for a free Skype app has been made available down at the Ovi store. Skype for Symbian will use your 3G or wi-fi connection to hook up for free Skype-to-Skype calls, and will allow you to send instant messages, or indeed.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Sony Ericsson Vivaz on Vodafone pre-order

Vodafone has listed the Sony Ericsson Vivaz on pre-order in the UK. The Symbian smartphone has a pretty impressive spec, including an 8 megapixel camera which is capable of recording HD video. The Vivaz also has a 3.2 inch display, built-in GPS, bluetooth, wi-fi and.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Symbian now fully open source

Mobile operating system Symbian has made the move to become fully open source. In other words, the entire code will be freely available for anyone to fiddle around with as and when they wish, and to use how they wish. This development has actually been.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

3 to offer Spotify on Symbian phones

Mobile network operator 3 has announced that it will be carrying the music streaming service Spotify on its Symbian phones. The Spotify for Symbian app, which can now be downloaded from Planet 3, will be available on a range of Nokia handsets, and the Sony.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Spotify moves onto Symbian

Spotify has made its music streaming service available on the Symbian platform. That means many Nokia, Samsung and Sony Ericsson phone owners will be able to enjoy access to Spotify’s four million songs. The service will work exactly as it already does on the iPhone,.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing