Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



1218 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 33

Trusted

Topic # 92090 26-Oct-2011 15:56 Send private message

With the annual Nokia World in London tonight, what are you hoping to see announced.

Are your wants hardware related, or more software and services?

You'll be able to stream the event live at 9pm this evening on the following link: http://events.nokia.com/nokiaworld.

View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
3081 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 354

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 537803 26-Oct-2011 16:10 Send private message

BrentR: With the annual Nokia World in London tonight, what are you hoping to see announced.

Are your wants hardware related, or more software and services?


/dream

nokia releases phone running android

/dream





22 posts

Geek


  Reply # 537829 26-Oct-2011 16:41 Send private message

Four and a half hours away! I really hope those phones are good otherwise I might just buy a last gen Samsung

BDFL
49992 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4645

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 537832 26-Oct-2011 16:45 Send private message

My first mobile was a Nokia. This was 1995. My first smartphone was a Handspring Visorphone (Palm OS), followed by a Nokia 3650 Symbian, in 2002. Moved to Windows Pocket PC Phone Edition just after, then Windows Mobile and Windows Phone.

Looking forward to what Nokia can do with Windows Phone. I hope it's good. Counting on this.




510 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 16


  Reply # 537834 26-Oct-2011 16:49 Send private message

Hoping to see more Meego/Harmattan devices like the N9. :)
Or at least an announcement that there will be more. Not holding my breath though.






#include <standard.disclaimer>

3179 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 103

Trusted

  Reply # 537855 26-Oct-2011 17:20 Send private message

Both hardware and software. Sexy and sleek hardware just like the N9 and Nokia maps and drive just like the symbian and meego counter part.

Have seen leaked pics of the Nokia 800, 710 and Ace today and the Nokia 800 which is what I am gunning for personally is missing a front facing camera. Not a biggie for me but some people will I am sure want one.




510 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 16


  Reply # 537867 26-Oct-2011 17:51 Send private message

It seems strange that there would be no front camera on the Nokia 800 as the N9 has the front camera (although I understand the current N9 software might not support the front camera at the moment).

Or perhaps the N9 camera location in the lower left was considered a problem - I think the original idea was to use the camera in landscape mode or something.... not that I ever used the front camera or video calling on a phone except for the first time to try it because it was there. :)




#include <standard.disclaimer>

5460 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 227

Subscriber

  Reply # 537928 26-Oct-2011 20:05 Send private message

9.00am UK time is 10.00PM NZ time




Regards,

Old3eyes



1218 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 33

Trusted

  Reply # 537930 26-Oct-2011 20:06 Send private message

old3eyes: 9.00am UK time is 10.00PM NZ time


Nope it's 9pm :)

5460 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 227

Subscriber

  Reply # 537937 26-Oct-2011 20:14 Send private message

BrentR:
old3eyes: 9.00am UK time is 10.00PM NZ time


Nope it's 9pm :)


Not according to that link posted. It says 9.00am UK time which is because of NZ DL savings 10.00PM here or are they still in summer time there??..




Regards,

Old3eyes

Infrastructure Geek
3708 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 88

Trusted
Microsoft NZ
Subscriber

  Reply # 537938 26-Oct-2011 20:20 Send private message

UTC is 'an hour out'. London and Auckland are 12 hours apart:
http://timeanddate.com/worldclock/meetingtime.html?iso=20111026&p2=22&p3=136




Technical Evangelist
Microsoft NZ
about.me/nzregs
Twitter: @nzregs


1820 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 104

Trusted

  Reply # 537939 26-Oct-2011 20:20 Send private message

nakedmolerat:
BrentR: With the annual Nokia World in London tonight, what are you hoping to see announced.

Are your wants hardware related, or more software and services?


/dream

nokia releases phone running android

/dream


+1 

Infrastructure Geek
3708 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 88

Trusted
Microsoft NZ
Subscriber

  Reply # 537946 26-Oct-2011 20:30 Send private message

what do i want to see? i want to see nokia really push the wp7 platform out to global recognition and drive penetration and market share.... and some nice hardware and software too :)




Technical Evangelist
Microsoft NZ
about.me/nzregs
Twitter: @nzregs


1814 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 108


  Reply # 537956 26-Oct-2011 20:47 Send private message

alexx: Hoping to see more Meego/Harmattan devices like the N9. :)
Or at least an announcement that there will be more. Not holding my breath though.




 +1

Though I suspect tonights offering will solely focus on the WP7 platform irrespective of what Nokia do with Meego.  I still think there will be more Meego devices though. Interesting times!!!!!




Nokia N9
Nokia E7
HP Touchpad
Dell Inspiron 14z i5

1814 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 108


  Reply # 537959 26-Oct-2011 20:52 Send private message

Regs: what do i want to see? i want to see nokia really push the wp7 platform out to global recognition and drive penetration and market share.... and some nice hardware and software too :)


This has to happen, otherwise I think WP7 is really going to struggle.  Which will be a pity as by all reports it is a good OS.




Nokia N9
Nokia E7
HP Touchpad
Dell Inspiron 14z i5

BDFL
49992 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4645

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 537989 26-Oct-2011 22:53 Send private message

"For availability, you can expect to see the Lumia 710 hitting Hong Kong, India, Russia, Singapore and Taiwan by the end of the year, with additional markets in the first part of 2012."

Le sigh...





 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

How good is your general Science Knowledge?
Created by Aredwood, last reply by joker97 on 31-Oct-2014 23:44 (39 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Government Limos
Created by networkn, last reply by Bung on 31-Oct-2014 12:39 (94 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Snap refuses to replace faulty gear
Created by Brendan, last reply by MadEngineer on 28-Oct-2014 19:07 (92 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Sky will be 'upgrading software' of My Sky to connect to internet. What does that mean?
Created by Geektastic, last reply by NonprayingMantis on 31-Oct-2014 23:55 (27 replies)
Pages... 2


Shutup and take my money (via NFC on my mobile phone)
Created by sxz, last reply by sonyxperiageek on 31-Oct-2014 22:34 (24 replies)
Pages... 2


Uber: a cheaper taxi ride?
Created by kingdragonfly, last reply by livisun on 31-Oct-2014 14:47 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


OneDrive code giveaway - go!
Created by freitasm, last reply by pgsheng on 1-Nov-2014 01:50 (33 replies)
Pages... 2 3


DDos Protection from ISP
Created by charsleysa, last reply by freitasm on 31-Oct-2014 12:11 (46 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.