Jolla’s first press release

Yesterday was a very exciting day for MeeGo fans. A new Finish company called Jolla announced that will continue producing MeeGo based smartphones. Want to learn more about Jolla Mobile? Check the first press release after the break. MeeGo Smartphones and Operating System Find a New Life in Jolla Ltd. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jolla Ltd. is an independent Finland based smartphone product company which continues the excellent work that...

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MeeGo is Making a Comeback With Jolla Mobile

It was announced earlier today that there is a new Finnish mobile company that will start producing MeeGo phones again! This company is called Jolla and as you expected it is being led by some of the same people that lead the MeeGo project at Nokia. According to their official Twitter page: Jolla continues Nokia's excellent work on #MeeGo based smartphones together with the #N9 core professionals and #MeeGo community alumni. Not a lot...

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MeeGo Team leaving Nokia

Just hours after the Nokia N9 has received MeeGo PR 1.3 update, Sotiris Makyrgiannis, the head of MeeGo development team tweeted that he is leaving Nokia. Sotiris Makyrgiannis and his team are the people that brought to life some great innovative devices like N770, N800, N810, N900, N950 and N9, and ironically, the people who made Nokia’s first Windows Phone applications. Here are some of Sotiris tweets: After 12 years at #Nokia is...

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Hands On Demo of MeeGo PR1.3

It seems Nokia is making good on it's promise to support MeeGo for a few more years. They have just released MeeGo PR1.3 and it said to have 1,000 "quality improvements" inside of it. These improvements include camera feature enhancements, higher volume, NFC fixes, better video decoding, more precise copy and paste, facebook and Twitter improvements and network and connectivity upgrades. Whew that is a lot of stuff for a "dead OS"....

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What’s the Most Important Feature of a Smartphone?

With all of the new smartphones coming out screaming quad core this, and 5 inch plus screen that. What really counts to you? Here is my list of things that count to me in a phone. I am sure yours will be different and you can feel free to sound off in the comments and tell me that I am wrong. (In fact I look forward to it and encourage you to voice your opinion.) 1) Operating System - Let's face it folks you can have the biggest...

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Android Ported to Nokia N9! Video Proof!

  For almost as long as the Nokia N9 has been around there was chatter about it running Android apps and dreams of it running Android and MeeGo dual boot style well...that day is here! There is a little project known simply as the NITDroid project who just released a beta version of  their software to make the N9 just that a dual boot MeeGo/Android phone! While I will not give you whole list of "things expected to work" here is...

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