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What App Store? Nokia's Ovi Store Debuts

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Nokia Ovi App Store - Nokia's mobile application store, dubbed the Ovi Store, may have launched with a bang, but not in ways the company hoped for. Users are reporting a lack of applications, slow access and trouble signing in. There's an Ovi for that? The store is supposed to make a splash simply by virtue of its reach, being accessible by 50 million devices in multiple...

Nokia may add Skype to new smartphones

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Nokia has plans to add Skype functionality to two of its new smartphones, and carriers in the UK are none too happy about it. The idea is that if customers were able to make VoIP calls on their mobiles rather than traditional voice calls they would, thus driving down the profits the carriers make on voice plans. Currently AT&T allows Skype to be used on Apple's iPhone here in the US, but it...

LG Edges Out Motorola in Cell Phones Shipped

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Nokia and Samsung are still king and queen of the cell phone game, but LG has reason to celebrate after shipping the third-most handsets worldwide in 2008. Sales reached 100 million for LG last year, barely beating Motorola's 99.9 million sales and 96.6 million sales by Sony Ericsson. Motorola's slip from the top three isn't earth-shattering news, seeing how Motorola has undergone several...

Is Nokia working on a iPhone competitor?

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Nokia is reportedly working on their own device to compete with the iPhone. The multi-touch device will supposedly have those gesture controls iPhone users are so fond of and (based on these pictures) look a whole lot like it’s now almost 2 year old Apple competitor. No name, release date, or additional information is available about the potential device, but we'll keep you covered when...

Nokia Home Music Makes It Easy to Stream

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When the iPod starts getting stale and musical curiosity can't be satisfied by FM, HD or satellite radio, sometimes its best to venture on to the Internet. The Nokia Home Music makes this easier by streaming online content or music from local computers via WiFi or Ethernet cable. This is a companion device to Nokia's new N97 touchscreen phone, so presumably, you could use the 3G Internet...

The Nokia N97: Officially Revealed

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Early this morning, Nokia revealed their brand-leading N97 mobile device, calling it the "world's most advanced mobile computer".  The N97 features a tilting 3.5" touchscreen display, a QWERTY keypad and a personalized home screen.  The new Nokia will support up to 48GB of storage space (with 32GB standard), WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity and a 5MP digital camera with a Carl Zeiss lens...

Harness the power of the sun with the iPower SX

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How many times have you been out soaking up rays only to discover your favorite gadget is losing battery power? Rather than make you head in out of the sun for a recharge the iPower SX solar powered charger charges your gadgets for you outside using the power from the sun. The device captures solar energy in a 2200mAh battery that once charged is said to be able to power an iPod for FIFTY...

Bruce Lee Themed Nokia N96

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Nokia's flagship, the N96 is getting a fancy Bruce Lee treatment. Though it doesn't bring anything new under the hood, martial arts fans will surely enjoy the legendary Bruce Lee on the back of the phone along with his signature, an action figure and rare pictures of the actor that are being preloaded on its 16GB of built-in storage. Only available in China for some $1,300, the Bruce Lee N96...

The Nokia 5800 XpressMusic

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Along with the Samsungs of the world, Nokia has entered the busy market of iPhone followers.  While we were skeptical when we first saw it, it turns out The Nokia 5800 XpressMusic is a pretty damn cool phone.  Its 3.2-inch touch screen sports a 640x360 resolution along with a 3.2MP camera on the other side (with a two LED flash).  Additionally, the 5800 includes GPS, WiFi, a microSD slot...

Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte

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No other cellphone has enjoyed the longevity of the Motorola Razor, save for one: the Nokia 8800. The new Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte stays faithful to the family tradition, with an exquisite finish yet again tinged with a touch of distinctive personality. The new 8800 features the turn-to-mute and tap-for time functions from the original Arte. The newer features include a 3 megapixel auto focus...

Friday Bargain: Nokia N800 for $199

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Nokia's famous N800 internet tablet has dropped its price... After making waves at least year's CES, the N800 was released with a price tag of $399. Today, Dell has the N800 available for $199 on an instant savings rebate of $50. That's the lowest price online, down from an average between $220 and $250. If the N800 is new to you, you're missing out. If it weren't for Apple's iPhone, this...

Nokia N81 8GB Edition

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Some are calling Nokia's N81 eight-gig edition a resurrection of the N-Gage platform. N-Gage didn't do so hot a few years back, but it's back with a vengence now, and Nokia apparently has big plans for this system beyond slick-looking cell phone offerings like this 8gig N81. The N-81 is fully N-Gage capable, letting you play multiplayer games, surf the net, and much more with Wi-Fi 802.11b/g....