Social media and the mobile blogosphere are abuzz with news of the release of the long awaited Symbian Anna update. The update will roll out across different regions at different times, so don’t be disappointed if you don’t get a notification right away. You can hook up your Symbian smartphone to Nokia PC Suite, launch the SW Update app on your phone, or type *#0000# on your phone to check availability.
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Dear Nokia, A little introduction may be in order, so that you can understand the position from which I am writing. I have been a loyal Nokia customer for most of my mobile life. Out of over 60 mobile devices that I have used, more than 30 have been Nokia. More specifically, I have been a Symbian smartphone rooter for years. I branded myself “Symbian Inside”. As a matter of fact, I believe I invented the phrase. Not just Symbian
It looks like its a season of QWERTY updates in Nokialand. The Nokia E72 has also seen its firmware updated to version 71.004. If you’ve still got this old soldier, go ahead and get it updated.
Over the weekend, I successfully updated the firmware on my Samsung Galaxy Tab to the latest version. No, it’s not Android version 2.3 (Gingerbread). I know that’s what most Galaxy Tab owners are looking for. Unfortunately that’s not what I got. It has to be said, though, that the update is a very welcomed one. As a matter of habit, every now and then I plug my Tablet to the computer and launch Samsung Kies just to see if an
REDMOND, Wash. — May 24, 2011 — Microsoft Corp. today previewed the next major release of Windows Phone, code-named “Mango,” through a series of media events around the world. “Mango” will deliver more than 500 new features to push the boundaries of the smartphone experience around communications, apps and the Internet. The “Mango” release will be available for free to Windows Phone 7 customers and is scheduled to ship on new phones beginning this fall. More details on device update
GLOBAL – Today Nokia launched the Nokia X7 and Nokia E6, both of which come with a renewed version of the Symbian operating system. This version – which has been referred to previously as PR2 – is now known as Symbian Anna. It comes with a faster browser, improved text input, fresh, new icons and the latest version of Ovi Maps. Symbian Anna will also be made available for owners of the Nokia N8, C7, C6-01 and E7 in the
The Nokia E7 Communicator is not officially available in Nigeria yet, but it is already getting some update love from Nokia. I connected my device to a PC at work today and PC Suite notified me of two available updates: An E7 device update (from 13.016 (PR 1.0) to 14.002 (PR 1.1) Ovi Maps update New features that this update brings to the E7 include: Improved features and performances Updated applications Better stability Hopefully, this update means that the big
The Nokia N8, along with other members of the SymbianNu (I prefer that to “Symbian^3″; sounds way cooler) family, finally got the first of the main updates promised by Nokia. I got my unit updated recently and have been on the lookout for improvements. While there aren’t any visual (UI) improvements, as far as I can tell, PR1.1 does addresses some of the gripes that I had with the N8. Here are my observations: 1. Gmail now reflects read messages