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Nokia Maps, the N86 and getting ready for Prague

Nokia Maps, the N86 and getting ready for Prague from Ben Smith on Vimeo. In advance of our trip to Prague tomorrow I met up with James Whatley and we talked Nokia Maps and whether Rafe Blandford’s comments about side-loading map data and pre-planning points of interest could be right.  We also waved a pre-release […]

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Opinion

MIR Show goes to Rome and finds locals using N73s

We’re still getting to grips with this international-bloggers-of-mystery concept here at the Mobile Industry Review Show. Instead of bringing you updates, perspective and on-the-road tests from somewhere in London, we decided to take the MIR Show on the road. The first stop, of course, was Rome. We flew out on the 730am British Airways flight […]

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Applications

Nokia Maps SMS billing issue with Nokia Care[less]

I got this in from a reader today who, whilst happy with Nokia Maps, is deeply unimpressed at the billing system and infrastructure surrounding it: Hi. I seem to be having real problem with Nokia Maps – not a software issue – but a fault with the SMS payment service. I am happy to pay […]

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Podcast Episode 14

With special guest Alfie Dennen from Moblog the team discuss the new Moblog platform, Three’s hoodie-hating store, Christmas in July, the iPhone app store, O2’s continuing epic-fail to provide Dan a service, an update on the personal mobile network – and a follow-up on James’s brand evangelism post.

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Two weeks with Ovi: Week 3

This week I looked again at Nokia’s (newly out of beta) Maps 2.0 coupled with a GPS-capable handset.