Jolla’s History in Less Than Two Minutes

With Jolla Mobile about to launch it's first phone this year and spearheading a conference on it's own MeeGo'd powered open Operating System codenamed "SailFish" I thought perhaps everyone would like to know what Jolla is all about. Where it came from and where it is going. Knowing that no one wants to read a long winded history of a company I decided that it would be better for everyone if I simple posted a video. It's less than two...

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Jolla Mobile’s MeeGo Powered Phone to be Launched Next Month

According to a post by the Wall Street Journal Jolla will launch it's first smart phone next month. All we really know about this phone at this point is that it will be a MeeGo based smart phone running an OS codenamed "Sailfish". Everything else is still in the dark. Don't know much about Jolla? Here is a quick primer on the company. Jolla is a company started by a couple of ex-Nokia employees Marc Dillon and Jussi Hurmola. With a...

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Sneak Peek of RIM’s New MeeGo err..I Mean BB10 Phone

I just got done watching a video of RIM's BlackBerry 10 Sneak Peek and let me tell you not only have I already saw this OS before but I used it! That's right it's called MeeGo and it ran on a Nokia N9. From the buttonless front, to the "active frame" homescreen, to the way you get rid of running app by swiping up, even down to the way you set the alarm! You get the point I could go on and on telling why BlackBerry 10 is MeeGo Canada...

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The Nokia N9 successor that never saw the light of day

The guys at MyNokiaBlog have shared leaked images of the Nokia Lauta, (codename RM-742), which was supposed to be the N9 successor (if the world was perfect). Looking at the images, we can see that it runs the same Meego OS found on the N9 and N950. The most noticeable difference with this N9 is the keyboard, which was only available on the N950, and unfortunately that device was for developers only. As a N900 owner, I really would...

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Jelly Bean arrived on Nokia N9 – NITDroid Alfa 5 “Gyla” released

The fifth release of NITDroid for Nokia N9, based on Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean, named "Gyla" is out! Check the demo video and full change log after the break. PR1.3 is required What is working: based on Android Open-Source Project (AOSP) v 4.1.1_r2 (JRO03L) Google Applications (GApps; 20120726), PlayStore (Android Market) dualboot kernel (without reflashing), ability to choose OS after power on. N950 supported (see...

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Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean ported on Nokia N9 – Video Demo

The guys behind the NiTDroid project did it again, they ported Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean to run on the Nokia N9. Check the video after the break. There are no other details or changelog, but after this video probably it won't take too long before we see a stable Jelly Bean release for N9....

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