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Video: The Rafe Blandford Interview

I am delighted to bring you this rare treat! An exclusive sit down interview with Rafe Blandford, founder and editor of All About Symbian. I filmed this whilst we were at the Symbian London headquarters interviewing many of their team. There was a break in proceedings whilst we waited for some more interview subjects to […]

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Video: Scott Weiss, Symbian’s User Interface Manager

A few weeks ago, Rafe and I popped into the Symbian London HQ to talk with Scott Weiss, the Foundation’s User Interface & Technology manager. The aim? Find out more about what they’ve got planned with upcoming versions of the operating system. Have a watch! Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video

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Video: Lee Williams Mobile World Congress Walkabout

Rafe Blandford of All About Symbian takes a walkabout Mobile World Congress with Symbian‘s Executive Director, Lee Williams. Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video

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Video: Nokia’s Tero Ojanpera on Symbian, Ovi and beyond

At Mobile World Congress, we sat down with Nokia’s Dr Tero Ojanpera, EVP of Services for Nokia, to talk about the company’s strategy with Symbian, Ovi, Maemo/MeeGo and the way ahead. Here’s the video… Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video

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Video: Julien Fourgeaud on the Symbian’s future

Just before Mobile World Congress, Rafe and I sat down with Julien Fourgeaud to talk about his involvement in the Symbian Foundation, the importance of explaining technology as a user experience, where the Foundation and platform might go (i.e. future vision) and the possibilities of using Symbian on other connected devices. Let’s see what’s on […]

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Video: Lee Williams on Sasken’s Social Mobile Framework

Before we took a stroll around Mobile World Congress with Symbian Foundation Executive Director, Lee Williams, Symbian‘s Executive Director, Rafe and I took Lee over to meet Sasken. They’re a major contributor to the new open source code (in particular, the Social Mobile Framework). Here’s Lee talking to one of the Sasken representatives: Download M4V […]

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Video: Lee Williams talks to DeviceAnywhere’s Faraz Syed

Before we took a stroll around Mobile World Congress with Lee Williams, Symbian‘s Executive Director, Rafe and I took Lee over to meet DeviceAnywhere’s top man, Faraz Syed, to discuss their recently launched Virtual Developer Lab for Symbian: Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video

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Video: Lee Williams of Symbian challenges Google’s Andy Rubin: Show Us Your Android Code!

In the third part of our interview with Lee Williams of the Symbian Foundation, we turned to the subject of Android. I had expected Lee to give us one or two sentences about Android along the lines of ‘we see it, it’s not a focus for us’ but no — he got stuck right in, […]

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Video: Rafe introduces our MWC coverage

Here’s Rafe standing by the fountains at the Barcelona Fira introducing our Mobile World Congress coverage. Note: I’ve decided to use Vimeo to host the footage so that it’s easily embeddable (as apposed to the proprietary Mobile Developer TV format). Do lift it if you’d like to use it.

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Swype, the new text-input method is looking very good

Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video At MobileFocus this evening, we popped by the Swype stand and had a look. We first saw the Swype founder Cliff Kushler demonstrate a really alpha version of the text input system back at CTIA in 2008 (See the end of this video). Fast forward […]

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Video: Symbian’s sensor framework used by Sony Ericsson Vivaz

We were pleasantly surprised to see the Symbian sensor framework being used on the all new Sony Ericsson Vivaz. In this video, we should you how the Sony Ericsson team have integrated it into the background display to brilliant effect. Have a look! Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video

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Video: Lee Williams announces Symbianˆ3

The Symbian Foundation’s Executive Director, Lee Williams, tells us about the launch of Symbianˆ3. You can find out more details of this version at Symbian.org. Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video