Having joined Microsoft and its mobile OS for exclusive Nokia announces good news for the Redmond company. The holiday season has been particularly prolific Norwegian company announced that it sold 4.4 million Nokia Lumia in the last three months of 2012. We do not know the proportion of each smartphones in this figure, but we imagine that the Lumia 920 should be at the top of the basket. In total, between October and December 2012, Nokia has sold 86.3 million phone, 15.9 million smartphones belonging to the range Lumia (Windows Phone) and Asha (Symbian). As reported by our colleagues of ‘ iGen is much better than the previous quarter, when sales of Lumia were not to go with only 2.9 million copies sold.
Partner of Microsoft smartphones with Lumia , Nokia could soon become one of its main competitors Microsoft in the highly strategic touchpads .
If one believes the online magazine The Verge (1), the Finnish manufacturer is preparing to launch in effect on the market shelves tactiles.Citant internal sources, the webzine says Nokia is ready to compete Surface of Microsoft on its field, despite its close ties with the now Redmond.
The project is already well advanced even since the sources of The Verge evoke a launch pad at the upcoming Mobile World Congress (from 25 February). They believed it would be a 10 inch model format which would also serve as case base and docking station with two USB ports (in addition to the one on the tablet itself), keyboard and an external battery. Also equipped with an HDMI connector, the competitor Surface benefit from a range of about 10 hours.
Nokia Questions :
- CNN Video – Watch CNN International on your Nokia device! Stay up to date, wherever you are in the world, with CNN video in the palm of your hand. Access CNN ’s most popular videos, as well as the latest in world, business and sports news.
- Al Jazeera – Watch Al Jazeera Arabic and Al Jazeera English live on your handset 24/7 and access the Mobile News Bulletin of Al Jazeera English.
- India Today – India Today widget brings you the latest news and entertainment from India.
- Bloomberg – Bloomberg Mobile delivers market and general news, stock prices and charts, a portfolio function, market data and analysis.
Social Network Apps : ( like twitter )
- Socially – Socially is not your usual Fb or Twitter client. Instead, it connects your social networks with everyday phone usage.
- Facebook for Nokia – The Facebook ® app for Nokia 5800 XpressMusic brings Facebook directly to your handset and lets you to keep up with friends at your fingertips.
- YouTube – This is the official free mobile application from YouTube ™, optimized to provide a fast, seamless experience for Nokia Series 60 devices.
- FindMe - See the location and movement of friends, relatives, colleagues or employees Get up-to-date information on their present location Make Geo-photo
- Twittle – S40 Edition – Twittle is a robust Flash Lite Twitter client. Twittle allows you to access your Twitter account on the go and view Replies, Profile, Messages, Favorites and your Main timeline.
- Nokia Messaging – With Nokia Messaging, you can send and receive mail automatically from up to 10 of your personal email accounts, each in its own easy-to-use mailbox.
- TTPhotoPicker – TTPhotoPicker is a free application that aims to upload images to Twitpic (www.twitpic.com) – application that enables image sharing on Twitter (www.twitter.com).
- hi5 – Get connected with hi5 * Find friends in your hometown or other parts of the world. * Show off your photos. Listen to music you like.
- Avatar Expressions Lite - Send animated, emotional messages with Avatar Expressions. Design an avatar to represent yourself, then send animated messages to your friends.
- Playground – Playground lets you upload your shot photo from your Symbian mobile to your PG site at www.pg.in.th (Thai Community), which is extremely a real-time sharing media site with geo tagged.
Travel Guides and Maps Apps:
- Qibla Touch – Qibla Touch indicates the direction that should be faced when praying during Salah. It is based on the device ’s location API and also displays the distance from Mecca in kilometres.
- Fodor’s Travel Guides – Get Fodor ’s on your mobile with this downloadable launcher, taking you direct to the Fodor’s mobile internet site.
- CX Mobile -Use our free CX Mobile application to make travel easier – any time and anywhere: Check in online, check your flight status, retrieve your booking.
- I Parked Here -With I Parked Here (trial), you ’ll never forget where you parked. Remember your parking place with a simple tap – and without waiting for a GPS fix.
- Here and now from Nokia – Here and now offers easy-to-use web services related to your current location.
- Ovi Maps – Get FREE Drive and Walk navigation with voice guidance. Also includes free local weather, events nearby, travel guides from Lonely Planet and Michelin.
- Trapster(R) – Trapster ®, your mobile phone alerts you as you approach police speed traps and safety cameras.
- VirginTrains – This app gives you up-to-the-minute info on the Virgin Trains service: – View departure and arrival board information for Virgin Trains services. – Provides scheduled time, expected time and platform number (where available).
- fonefood – With lastminute.com fonefood you can find great restaurant deals and book tables, from Soho in London to Sofo in Stockholm.
- Call a Taxi – Dialing a taxi couldn ’t be easier. Don’t know all the numbers of the different companies, no problem, just click and call. We’ll find you an available taxi.
- Currencies Touch - This is a must-have for travellers! Check real time currency rates from European Central Bank and convert from among these currencies.
- MobilePdf Trial – MobilePdf is a J2ME application that can display the contents of native PDF documents. Document data is displayed efficiently to utilize the mobile phone’s limited screen space.
- CNBC-TV18 – Experience the power of incisive financial info on your mobile brought to you by India ’s top financial brands – CNBC-TV18 & moneycontrol.com.
- Finanz S60 demo – All in one calculator for business and finance : loans, DCF, currency conversion (internet update of exch. rates), compounded interest & growth, days calculator, user customisable functions, RPN.
- Career Manager – From advice on being headhunted to approaching the market, from CV basics to awkward interview questions, to maximizing your impact
- Alpha Graphs – This program converts expressions of propositional logic to Alpha Graphs, the propositional subset of Charles Sanders Peirce’s Existential Graphs.
- Nokia Call Connect for Cisco – Nokia Call Connect for Cisco extends business voice communications in Cisco Unified Communications Manager using WLAN and cellular, to E -series devices.
- Smart Recorder - Want to Record that All Important Call or use as a Dictaphone? Single Click recording for any or all Calls.
- MobileDoc Trial – MobileDoc is a J2ME application that displays the contents of native Word and Excel documents, in doc and xls file formats, on mobile phones.
- Auto SMS – Automatically respond to Incoming SMS as your rules. Simple and Powerful. AutoSMS will respond to process each SMS and send an automatic response as per your rule creation.
- Mail for Exchange - Mail for Exchange uses the Microsoft ® Exchange ActiveSync® protocol that enables you to use the email, contacts, calendar entries.
- CricketNext – Cricketnext.com is the fastest growing, interactive multimedia cricket portal with a focus on Indian cricket.
- Mobile ESPN Cricket Center – The Mobile ESPN Cricket Center Application gives you instant access to cricket scores and detailed scorecards, and you never miss a match, thanks to our detailed schedules
- Cricket Companion – This is a GPRS based application which can be installed on the handset, this would enable you to view complete, live, ball-by-ball coverage of all International ODI and Test and 20/20 Matches.
- Goal.com Mobile -Follow your football team, with Goal.com Mobile. Whether you love football, soccer, calcio, sepakbola or futbol with Goal.com Mobile you stay up to date.
- GolfBox – Free mobile companion to the GolfBox system. Book teetimes, view leaderboards and receice information from your golf club. Free for end-users.
- VeloComputer6.6L -VeloComputer Light is a simplified version of VeloComputer, an advanced cycling computer with GPS tracking and audible feedback.
- Opera Mini Web browser -Opera Mini ™ is a fast and tiny Web browser that allows you to access the full Internet on your phone.
- F-Secure Anti-Theft for Mobile – You can ’t always prevent your mobile from being lost or stolen, but you can make sure no one takes advantage of it
- Translating Parrot (Sugarbear) – Send text to the Parrot in your native language. He will respond in up to 12 languages
- HandyWi – Rediscover mobile WiFi with HandyWi! Travel the world and connect to millions of hotspots in just a few seconds!
- Watches Touch – Choose a watch suiting your style and mood! Choose your favourite by scrolling left and right: the options are metallic, gold, black and white.
- Ting! – Ting! shows you full screen photos of a caller during incoming call.
- Nokia Handwriting Calculator – Nokia Handwriting Calculator is a showcase of Nokia ’s new handwriting recognition technology that allows you to calculate handwritten math expressions.
- Firefox – The world’s best Web browser has gone mobile. Get it now on your Nokia N900.
- PowerBoot – PowerBoot is the solution to start application automatically upon phone is powered on.
- iPassConnect for Nokia S60 – This application requires an Pass subscription from an iPass reseller or your IT helpdesk.