Is the Nokia X2 Going to be Running MeeGo?

Nokia has always done things a little different, always kind of forging its own path. For the past few years, the company has been bound by a contract to do only one thing - make devices running Windows Phone. But since the release of the Nokia X line, the company has proven as long as the device isn't a "smartphone" they can/will release a device running any operating system they want. It seems they may do just that. On the official...

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Jolla says it’s ready to go global, plans to create Android launcher replicating Sailfish

Finnish smartphone maker Jolla says that it's ready to bring its Sailfish OS to more places across the globe. Previously loaded on phones sold in very limited quantities in Finland and other parts of Europe, Sailfish OS has now reached release 1.0 and is "ready for global distribution," according to Jolla, so the company has announced plans to launch in the following countries: Russia, India, and Hong Kong in the near future, and...

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Symbian and MeeGo Store Support Officially Gone

I knew it was coming and yet I was still caught a little off guard when I read that there will officially be no more updates to any apps or games going forward in the Symbian or MeeGo store. Last year, Nokia announced that no new apps would be accepted or updates be able to applied to existing apps, after 31st December 2013. This was confirmed by Nokia's Symbian support team Via Twitter.     I have owned many Symbian devices...

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Jolla Review and First Impressions

Not too long ago, Jolla launched its first smartphone onto the world stage after over a year of careful planning and crafting their device was finally ready.  I couldn't wait to try one out; fortunately I didn't have to wait long and got a test device directly from Jolla, the company built by former Nokia employees who didn't want to see MeeGo disappear from the face of the Earth. While I didn't enough time with it to do a full on...

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Video: Unboxing of the First Jolla Device

For a limited time, Finnish device maker Jolla has let me demo their first device ever, and she's a beauty!  The Jolla phone is the first smartphone to run the brand new, swipe based Sailfish operating system. With it's minimalist design and it's swappable "other half," I can tell you that the few days Jolla has let me borrow this device will seem too short to me.  Lets go over the specs: Weight: 141g 4.5 inch display 540 x 960 pixels...

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