Posts tagged Nokia N900
Nokia N900 has been known for being friendly to Android ports. So the news of Gingerbread landing on the Maemo 5 powered N900 shouldn’t come as a surprise and should be considered as part of the package. So how stable is Android 2.3 build? Find the answer after the jump.
Meego v1.1 has gone live and if you own a Nokia N900, then you are in for a treat as the v1.1 of Meego bring dual booting capabilities for your Maemo enabled handset thanks to a feature named U-boot.
We all know how impressive Nokia N900 is when it comes to porting stuff, Froyo port to N900 is one of the many impressive hacks to brag about. In this post,we won’t be talking about another OS port. The focus of this post is to show how impressive N900 is when it comes to playing Nintendo games. How about this Super Mario 64 has made its way to the Maemo 5 powered and that too in working condition. Demo video follows after the jump.
Attention Nokia N900, your favorite browser just got updated. Yes I am talking about Firefox for Nokia N900, which has finally gotten the overly due upgrade to v1.1. Firefox 1.1 is built upon the same engine on which Firefox 3.6 is based on and also borrows some visual elements from its desktop counterpart. Official features list follows after the break.
Here is something for the mobile firmware port lovers – Froyo the latest version of Android has made its way to a completely stranger land that is Nokia N900. Find out what’s working and what’s not after the jump. Also a demo video has been included for your viewing pleasure.
Want some update on the Eclair port for Nokia N900, which started back in May? Then stay here for the next few moments and you won’t be disappointed. According to the latest update posted on the Maemo 5 forums, WiFi feature has been enabled for Android 2.1 running on Nokia N900. This is not the only feature that has made it to the features list of the project called NITDroid. Find out more after the break.
One of the things that Nokia N900 users have always wanted for their powerful internet Tablet is a Google Maps application. It seems that their wish has been fulfilled. A Maemo forum member has found a way to install and get the Google Maps up and running on the Maemo 5 powered tablet. Setup instructions listed after the jump.
Here is another punch to the face for Nokia. Analyst Gartner has revealed that the Nokia N900 hasn’t had the impressive run in the market and is yet to reach the 100,000 mark. What does this mean in other words? It’s a no competitor for the likes of iPhone, Android and Blackberry handsets. Interestingly Nokia personnel sees the track record of the N900 other wise.
Attention Meego fans, v1.0 of Meego has been unleashed and is currently available as a free download for Intel based netbooks and Nokia N900. If you recall, Meego is a open source project and in essence is a combination of Intel’s Moblin and Nokia’s Maemo project.
These days we are hearing a lot being said about Android 2.1 update making its way to the first generation Android devices. But here is something that I am sure you haven’t heard a lot about – Android 2.1 on Nokia. Yes the port has completed successfully on the powerful Nokia N900. Video proof after the jump.