Nokia Only Sells 600,000 Phones in U.S.

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After another quarter of shipping Windows Phones in the U.S. Nokia’s future still isn’t looking very good. In its Q2 2012 earnings report Nokia revealed that Lumia sales in the U.S. aren’t exactly taking off. Despite the ads Nokia, Microsoft, and AT&T put out for the Lumia 900, the company only managed to ship 600,000 […]

Jolla Hopes to Resurrect Nokia’s Stunted MeeGo Dreams

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It looks like emerging smartphone manufacturer Jolla is looking to breathe new life into the MeeGo platform, which was originally founded as a partnership between chip-maker Intel and phone-maker Nokia. However, when Nokia’s new CEO Stephen Elop had announced in February 2011 that the company was switching gears to Windows Phone, MeeGo was casted aside […]

Video Shows What Devices Nokia Could Have Created

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Last year, Nokia decided to commit itself to Windows Phone over Symbian and MeeGo. Today we see what the company’s future devices may have looked like if it didn’t make the switch. According to IntoMobile the Nokia concept video comes from a Finnish copywriter who works for Luxus, a firm that lists Nokia as a […]

Nokia Has Two Low-End MeeGo Phones Coming

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While most of Nokia is now devoted to making Windows Phones, there is still a group dedicated to creating low-end phones for emerging markets. That group is the Next Billion Group, and it is working on two more MeeGo phones for those emerging markets. The two MeeGo phones would be the first two phones to […]

Nokia N9 Gets Ice Cream Sandwich Dual-Boot

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The Nokia N9, Nokia’s first and last MeeGo smartphone, is now a lot more appealing thanks to the work done by Nitdroid. Thanks to the Nitdroid team, there’s now a working Alpha build of the Nokia N9 dual-booting MeeGo and Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich. The Alpha build of Ice Cream Sandwich on the N9 obviously […]

Samsung to Merge Bada with Tizen to Create FrankenOS

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Samsung will be merging its Bada OS, which is predominantly found in South Korea, with Tizen to create a huge mash-up OS that will strive to compete against Android. According to Tae-Jin Kang, Samsung’s VP of Contents Planning Team, “We have an effort that will merge bada and Tizen.” Forbes reported that the company doesn’t know […]

LG on the Fence Still With Intel Medfield Phones, Tablets

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Phone- and tablet-maker LG is still undecided about the prospect of utilizing Intel’s mobile Medfield chipset on its smartphones and tablets. LG has previously been using ARM-based processors on its devices, and the switch to Intel’s Atom-based Medfield CPU is still up in the air right now despite the fact that LG was among the […]

Nokia N9 Arrives at Amazon USA for $650

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If you live in the United States and you’ve been waiting to get your hands on a Nokia N9 and its MeeGo software, you now have that chance. The device has shown up at Amazon.com, the USA version, with a price of $650. Obviously, that’s probably going to be too expensive for most of you, […]

What The Innovators Need to Focus on for Mobile Tech

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I’ve been moaning and groaning for quite some time now that hardware innovation in the mobile tech sector seems to have stalled. Most Smart Phones are indistinguishable from the next. Tablets are, well Tablets that all offer (again from a hardware perspective), basically the same functionality. Thin and ultra-portable laptops all want to be the […]

White Nokia N9 Coming Later This Year

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In London at Nokia World, Nokia is announcing that the MeeGo-powered Nokia N9 smartphone will be available in white later this year. Explaining that there were some obstacles in manufacturing the white color, Nokia says that white will be arriving later this year instead of at launch. Like the black Nokia N9 available currently, the […]

MeeGo Kicks The Bucket but Will Try a Comeback as Tizen

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This Is My Next… is reporting that the muscle behind MeeGo has atrophied so it will become a corpse. But there appears to be a re-animation and re-naming in the works. MeeGo was the open source OS that came out of a joining of Maemo and Moblin, and given a real push by Nokia and […]

Nokia N9 Smartphone Finally Begins to Ship

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It’s been awhile since we last heard from Nokia’s MeeGo-powered N9 smartphone but today, the company has finally delivered sweet relief to those around the globe that have been waiting to get their paws on this gorgeous looking device. Nokia has announced that the N9 has finally started to ship to customers in countries not […]

Nokia N9 Also Not Launching in Germany

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Following Nokia USA‘s and Nokia UK‘s decisions to not launch the MeeGo-powered Nokia N9 smartphone in their respective U.S. and UK territories, it looks like the love child of Nokia and Intel through the MeeGo partnership will also not be launching in Germany. Once considered the solution for Nokia’s turnaround strategy after stagnant Symbian sales […]

No MeeGo-Powered Nokia N9 for UK Customers Either

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Following news that Nokia would cancel all of its Symbian phones in the U.S. market and will not be introducing the Nokia N9 with the MeeGo operating system Stateside, we’re hearing news that Nokia UK will also be cancelling the N9′s launch across the Atlantic in the UK. News from the UK suggests that Nokia […]

Nokia N9 Not Coming to the U.S.

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A few days ago we told you that Nokia had started a countdown on the Nokia N9‘s website. For those that aren’t aware, the Nokia N9 is the Finnish company’s last MeeGo powered smartphone and people around the world have been excited to get their hands on it, including many people in the United States. […]

Nokia N9 Launching in 49 Days?

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Two days ago, we learned that September 15th was a possible launch date for Nokia’s MeeGo-powered N9 smartphone and sure enough, Nokia has all but confirmed that date by introducing a fancy little counter on the official N9 website that is counting down to what is presumably a launch date. As I write this, sits […]

Orange Switzerland Shows September 15 Launch Date for MeeGo Nokia N9

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It looks like September may shape up to be a pretty busy month. Along with back to school, the ninth month of the year may be host to the launch of new Windows Phone 7 hardware with the Mango software update, potentially the launch–or announcement–time for Apple’s iOS devices, and now also the consumer availability […]

Nokia Promises Years of Support for MeeGo-Powered N9

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In a Twitter message, Nokia is promising years of support and a number of software update for the company’s recently announced Nokia N9 smartphone, which is the first phone from Nokia to utilize the MeeGo operating system, which was developed as a partnership between Nokia and Intel. However, given that Nokia has since shied away […]

Nokia N950 Taunts Consumers in Leaked Press Shots

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Just a day after Nokia unveiled it’s MeeGo-powered N9 smartphone, another of its MeeGo devices, the N950, has come to the surface showing off its design for the very first time. A trove of press photos have been unearthed that show off a device that will apparently never hit shelves and will instead only be […]

Nokia MeeGo Slider Phone Lives On as Developer Edition

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While Nokia had announced its first MeeGo smartphone in the form of the slate-styled Nokia N9, developers will be able to get another version of the MeeGo phone with a slide-out keyboard and some modified specs. Dubbed the Nokia N950, the developer edition with its sliding keyboard should resemble early leaks for Nokia’s MeeGo phones […]