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NokiaWorldWatch: Snippets from the day/miscellaneous discoverings

We thought we’d try and bring you some minor rounds up of things we’ve discovered over the day. These items really fall under the ‘no major category’ heading where we can’t really write 1000+ words on the subject matter, but it’s still worth passing along. The first comes from why the Nokia 5800 hit those […]

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NokiaWorldWatch: The new Nokia, the N97 – the full skinny, the complete low down, the full enchilada – everything you needed to know but were too afraid to ask.

Nokia’s new QWERTY keyboard based mobile was announced today, completing their arsenal of N series handsets. This could easily be compared to other manufactures mobile keyboard arms, with the likes of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 and HTC’s Touch Pro first popping into mind. The N97 now fits nicely into the latest series line-up with […]

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NokiaWorldWatch: the N97 – for 550 euro

The Nokia executive vice president of markets, Anssi Vanjoki just announced the N97 will be around for 550 Euros. Although don’t hold your breath for it’s arrival, as it’s been scheduled for release at some point first half of 2009. Posted by email from MIR Live (posterous)

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NokiaWorldWatch: custom screen on the N97

Here’s just an image of the customisable home screen on the N97, just showing off it’s widgets. Or how it’s been widgetized – as the VP of the N series handsets put it over dinner last night. Posted by email from MIR Live (posterous)

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NokiaWorldWatch: wired comparison

Nokia’s executive vice president of markets Anssi Vanjoki, made a point of pointing out the point that Wired made. Posted by email from MIR Live (posterous)

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NokiaWorldWatch: breaking news …. Nokia ceo just announced symbian nokia deal will close today

Nokia just announced this minute it’s completed the acquisition of Symbian Limited, which was first made public on June 24th. They’ve said ‘all the conditions to Nokia’s offer to acquire Symbian Limited have been satisfied, with a received valid acceptance of greater than 99.9% of the total Symbian shares’. Posted by email from MIR Live […]

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NokiaWorldWatch: waiting for the show to start

Posted by email from MIR Live (posterous)

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NokiaWorldWatch: The new Nokia N97 – the photos

Over dinner last night we were shown the new Nokia handset, the N97. The rest of the world will be seeing this at 09:15 local time in Barcelona . We were amongst the privileged few to see the phone in action and to get a full briefing, way ahead of even the common place journalists […]

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NokiaWorldWatch: Dinner with Nokia, the night before the main event

Tonight we had dinner with many many Nokia spokespeople, plus a sneak preview of all that will be going on tomorrow. In fact the full skinny, the complete low down, the full enchilada – everything you needed to know but were too afraid to ask. We’d love to pass on the info we’ve learned, but […]

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NokiaWorldWatch: Press schedule – Day 1

We’ve just been passed tomorrow’s schedule and thought we’d pass it along out of interest. Along with offering you wonderful wonderful people out there the chance to direct us as to where you’d like to see points raised, items covered or just get across any general beefs you have with Nokia. Let us be your […]

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NokiaWorldWatch: We’re off to Nokia World, want to ask them anything?

We’re off on Monday to the annual Nokia World event, where the former wood pulp millers and Wellington boot makers will tell us all what’s going on with their good selves – all under our eagle, watchful eye. If there’s any avenues you’d like us to explore, topics you like discussed, matters you’d like brought […]