Tag Archive for Maemo

Yomi’s Nokia N9 review

Nokia N9

I have had the Nokia N9 for a couple of weeks now and have put it through my regular work schedule – and pushed it some more too. It is not everyday that a smartphone like the N9 comes along.…

Nokia N9 – a magical experience

Timi Cantisano is Managing Editor of The Mobile Fanatics. He has written a brief piece that captures the magnificence of the Nokia N9 beautifully, and I think its worth sharing. An excerpt: Experiencing the device for the first time is…

Nokia N9 Video Hands-on

Here’s a short video tour of the Nokia N9. This is a smartphone running MeeGo/Harmattan underneath Nokia’s Swipe UI. Download: If you’d like to download this, you can do that via this link from KeepVid.com. What do you think of…

Yomi’s Nokia N9 unboxing

My Nokia N9 arrived yesterday, but I was out and about the whole day and didn’t get it till I was on my way home. Anyone who knew how Lagos was yesterday knows that vehicular traffic was killing. I rarely…

My Nokia N9 arrives tomorrow!

Yes; you read right: my Nokia N9 – that MeeGo-powered smartie that everyone has been raving about – arrives tomorrow. It feels good to be one of the first guys to own one in these parts. Considering that this is…

From Maemo to MeeGo to Tizen

Tizen logo

Okay, let’s do this the easy way. Repeat after me: In the beginning, there was Maemo from Nokia Maemo merged with Mobline from Intel and became MeeGo Then MeeGo got married to Tizen Tizen. Tizen. Tizen. That’s the new name.…

Smartphone OS and Battery Life

It is fast becoming the age of the smartphone. Smartphones are selling like hotcakes and taking more bites out of phone sales statistics. Still, one sore issue that is observed is that of battery life. What do we expect? 4-inch…