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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.

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  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





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  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

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  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.




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  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.






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  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.




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  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. :)




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

9.00am UK time is 10.00PM NZ time




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

old3eyes: 9.00am UK time is 10.00PM NZ time


Nope it's 9pm :)

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  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??..




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  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




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  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


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  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 :)




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  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.




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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!!!!!




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  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.




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  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...





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