iPhone 3.0 – First Impressions

Well, I’ve been running the new iPhone 3.0 software update for a whole 3 hours now. What have I learned thus far? Firstly, it is that Apple can’t handle everyone updating their phones at once. The update is of course delivered via iTunes, and it’s pretty much acting as if it was a self-inflicted DOS… Continue reading iPhone 3.0 – First Impressions

Microsoft launches Phone Data Manager

Microsoft launches Phone Data Manager Beta – Download Squad This could be one to follow, Microsoft has released a beta of software to sync data with Windows. Interestingly, it isn’t just for Windows mobile devices, as the list of compatible phones includes several Symbian-based Nokia phones. I won’t be trying this myself, but it is… Continue reading Microsoft launches Phone Data Manager

Tonchidot – How to really using tagging on mobile devices

Tonchidot were one of the most popular presentations at the recent TechCrunch50 conference. They are developing an application for the iPhone to provide live tags for everything you can see through your camera. Whilst it’s maybe not ready or achievable just yet, it is a fantastic glimpse of what could be possible in the very… Continue reading Tonchidot – How to really using tagging on mobile devices

Google Maps Mobile v2.2 released

Google have updated Google Maps mobile to version 2.2. Works on the N95 fine, seems a bit speedier and neater. Google Transit seems to cover the South of England in general, so I can potentially use it to plan bus journeys should I need to as well.Google Maps Mobile Hits v2.2 With Public Transportation

Nokia N95 Software Update 21.0.016

A new update to the software for the Nokia N95 has been available for about a month now, and I finally got chance to use it. It is well worth reading the rundown at SybianV3.com for all the details. The key points I would make are: Please Nokia, let me update the software directly on… Continue reading Nokia N95 Software Update 21.0.016

New version of Nokia Sports Tracker available

I’ve downloaded the latest version of the Nokia Sports Tracker beta recently for my N95 (version 1.78), and was pleased to accidently happen upon a new feature. As well as tracking you by GPS, and allowing you to upload your journey to their site, for a while they’ve had the ability for you to add… Continue reading New version of Nokia Sports Tracker available

Review of the Skype Mobile Beta on the Nokia N95

When I first heard that Skype had released a beta client for mobiles, I was rather excited. I’m probably not the only N95 user that expected they could finally make VOIP calls easily through Skype. I wasn’t prepared for the disappointment that I couldn’t. To be fair, it is listed in the details that it… Continue reading Review of the Skype Mobile Beta on the Nokia N95