Nokia gives N900 official launch in Taiwan, teases with info on upcoming Symbian 3 and MeeGo devices
May11

Nokia gives N900 official launch in Taiwan, teases with info on upcoming Symbian 3 and MeeGo devices

While you might have had your hands on the Maemo-based Nokia N900 for quite some time now, it was only recently launched in Taiwan and will be made available in several other places fairly soon. On May 10, Nokia launched the Nokia N900 in the Taiwanese market and has priced it at NT$22,100 or about US$697. As you may already know, the Nokia N900 is one of Nokia’s latest high-end smartphones, and it runs Maemo instead of Symbian,...

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#MWC10 Nokia’s Ari Jaaksi talks Maemo, MeeGo, shows how to enable portrait mode on N900 browser

After yesterday’s big announcement that Nokia and Intel are merging their mobile platforms (Maemo and Mobilin), I got a chance to sit down with Nokia’s VP for Maemo Devices – Ari Jaaks- and talk about it. We talked about how the sales of the first Maemo device going, new N900 firmware updates, what MeeGo means for developers, other vendors and future device form factors. I also learned about a cool  feature of previous N900...

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Nokia N900 review, pt2. First impressions. 6 things I hate about N900
Oct15

Nokia N900 review, pt2. First impressions. 6 things I hate about N900

Let’s continue with my first impressions about Nokia N900 Maemo 5 handset. Check out the first part of Nokia N900 review, for the things I liked most about it. And, to tell the truth, they are just the start of the things I really like about this handset. But before I go on, and continue to sing praises to Nokia N900, there are some things that I just have to get off my chest. These are annoyances I encountered using Nokia N900. I...

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Nokia N900 review, part 1. First impressions. Things I really liked
Oct13

Nokia N900 review, part 1. First impressions. Things I really liked

Yesterday, around lunchtime, my test model of Nokia N900 arrived at the door. And, with a few hours of sleep interrupt,  I’ve been playing with it ever since. For about 15 hrs. now. So I think it’s time to put it away for a while, and share some first impressions I got from playing around with Nokia N900. The bottom line – I’m impressed. Very impressed. Really, really impressed. On the other hand, I know understand why Nokia is...

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