MeeGo 2010 SmartPhone Articles

Popular MeeGo Articles for 2010

Nokia N900 Review

The Nokia N900 is a new smartphone with a WVGA screen, sliding keyboard, and a wide array of other high-end features. Antoine Wright gives his detailed impressions of Nokia's latest[...]

Nokia N900 Update Adds Landscape-to-Portrait Screen Rotation

The Nokia N900 has received two system software updates this week, addressing some bugs and also making a significant enhancement: adding portrait mode support to all applications. Until now, the[...]

Nokia to Fight Back in Smartphones, but Without the Android OS

While Nokia continues to struggle in the US mobile market, the Finnish-based company has voiced plans to "fight back" in the smartphone space, and it won't be adopting Google's Android[...]

Tuning In to Find Out

An increasing number of people are using smartphones, tablets and other devices to take their television and Internet entertainment on the road. While at home, though, many are still glued[...]

Firefox Web Browser Now Available for Nokia N900

The Mozilla Foundation has released Firefox for Mobile 1.0 for Nokia's Maemo 5 operating system. This allows fans of the desktop version of this web browser to enjoy much the[...]

Cell Phone Radiation Fears Escalate Despite a Lack of Evidence

While some studies claim that cell phone radiation and frequent use of cell phones can be hazardous to your health, there is still no concrete evidence linking cell phones to[...]

Cellular and Wi-Fi Connectivity: Allies Now Rather than Rivals

Cellular communications and Wi-Fi networks were at one time bitter foes. Recently, the hostility has abated and rather than competitive alternatives, the two are viewed as complimentary services.

Nokia N9 Might Be the First MeeGo-based Smartphone

A document leaking out of Nokia includes a reference to the Nokia N9, a smartphone that is expected to be the replacement for the Nokia N900. Unconfirmed reports say this[...]

Nokia Might Be Considering Using Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7

An unconfirmed report asserts that Nokia is considering putting Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 on some of its upcoming devices. This would be a major reversal for the Finnish company, which[...]

Moms, Dads and Grads Smartphone Buyer’s Guide 2010

Whether you're waiting until the last minute to pick out your Mother's Day gift, trying to find an early Father's Day present, or searching for the right phone for your[...]

Nokia Reorganizing into Three Business Units

Nokia is going to switch to a simplified company structure with three units: Mobile Solutions, Mobile Phones and Markets. This reorganization will go into effect on July 1.

Nokia N9 MeeGo-based Smartphone Appears in Leaked Images

The first pictures of the Nokia N9 have appeared. This device is apparently going to be the replacement for the N900, and the first phone based on MeeGo, an operating[...]

Most Popular Smartphones of December 2009

At the beginning of each month, Brighthand publishes a list of the smartphones and other mobile devices that readers have shown the most interest in during the preceding four weeks.

Mobile Banking Use Rising, But Customers Say No to Paying More

While the use of mobile banking is going up, smartphone users don't want to pay extra to do their banking from their devices, and banks aren't making money yet from[...]

Video of Nokia’s and Intel’s MeeGo OS Leaks Out

Nokia and Intel are hard at work on the MeeGo OS, a new operating system that Nokia is going to use on its upcoming high-end smartphones. A major feature that[...]

Nokia N9 Delayed, Pushing Back the Debut of the MeeGo OS

Nokia admitted today that it has been forced to delay the launch its first smartphone running the MeeGo OS. The Nokia N9 is expected to be the debut of Nokia[...]

Americans Increasingly Use Cell Phones for Texting, Twittering, Photos and Videos, Survey Says

In rising numbers, Americans are using their cell phones to go online, text, take photos, play music, and engage in other activities beyond old-fashioned voice calling, affirms a new study.

IDC Predicts Mobile App Growth Rapidly Rising in Coming Years

Apparently there will continue to be "an app for that" in the coming years, as the market-research firm IDC recently released a forecast predicting that revenue from mobile software sales[...]

Nokia Hires American Execs, but Will That Be Enough to Raise Smartphone Sales?

In efforts to build its worldwide smartphone market share, Nokia has added two North Americans to its top management ranks, including its new CEO. Will these moves succeed, or will[...]

Mobile Gaming Expected To Soar as Focus Turns to Cell Phones

Video game manufacturers are turning their attention to mobile phones as sales of handheld and console gaming systems stall as a result of consumers' reluctance to invest in new gaming[...]