Posts tagged Maemo 5
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.
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.
Good news for Nokia N900 users waiting anxiously for the PR 1.2 firmware update. The firmware update v1.2 has been leaked out and is available for download. PR 1.2 made an appearance at the Chinese site triggering all the excitement among the Maemo 5 powered phone owners. Demo video and changelog listed after the jump.
You must have heard about Nokia N900. If you have used it, you might have said to yourself that there is no need for a successor of Maemo 5 powered multi-tasking god. It turns out that the Finnish mobile makers have other ideas – I must add better ones. Michael Hsu, general manager of Nokia Taiwan, disclosed the mobile makers plan to introduce Maemo 6 powered devices in second half of 2010.