Samsung will be merging Bada with Tizen Operating Systems

Rather tha open-source it's bada feature phone OS, as earlier reports may have suggested, Samsung has decided to play nice with the Intel-backed Tizen project. When all is said and done, Bada apps will feature backwards compatibility with Tizen.  Developers will also be provided with a new SDK and API.  Of course, Tizen is the spiritual successor of the MeeGo OS.  We should see a release of the OS on a least a couple of Samsung's...

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The Making of a Nokia N9

Nokia has released a video entitled "Nokia N9 Journey - A story about the making of the most beautifully simple smartphone".  In this video, you can see the many steps of the making of the N9....

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Nokia City Scene for Nokia N9

Nokia Beta Labs has just released an application for the Nokia N9 that allows you to explore cities in a 3D view. Similar to Google Street View, this new app, still on an experimental status, combines the NAVTEQ street imagery, building models and terrain data to create interactive panoramic street scenes that you can navigate on the phone. For now, only Dallas, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Philadelphia and San Francisco are covered but...

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Nokia N9 Tips, Tricks and UI walkthrough on Video

The Nokia N9 has been demoed in an almost 20 minutes video where you can see some real cool tricks and also an extensive overview of the UI and applications available for Meego.  So check the video after the break....

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Nokia transfers Symbian support to Accenture

After announcing shutting down of a manufacturing plant and culling 3,500 employees, Nokia today announced it has completed the transaction with Accenture it had announced on June 22 this year. As a result, about 2,300 Nokia employees working on Symbian will be transferred to Accenture and hence, outsource the entire Symbian development process. In February this year, Nokia had announced a deal with Microsoft to use the latter’s...

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Microsoft Canada Leaks Nokia Sabre name on its website

Microsoft Canada's website leaked the name of  Nokia Sabre Windows Phone on its Terms and Conditions page for a contest.  The T&C page for a contest on Microsoft Canada's T&C page read: The type of Windows Phone 7.5 will vary and will be selected at Microsoft’s choosing (examples include Samsung Yukon, Samsung Wembley, Nokia Searay and Nokia Sabre). Wireless carrier and wireless service not included. Activation terms and...

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