Thursday, April 23, 2009

My Favourite Nokia Xpressmusic 5800 Applications

While there's still quite a few apps still to be ported to the S60 v5 for the Xpressmusic 5800, here's a list of my favourite applications for the Nokia Xpressmusic 5800 smartphone, plus links for downloading these (where needed).

  • Messaging - the built-in app for Email and Txt, and my preferred way of mobile blogging.

  • Share Online3 - built-in app accessible via the 'media bar' shortcut 'button' top of the screen.
    I've setup direct links to OVI, Pixelpipe, Flickr, Vox.

  • Google Mobile app - linking to the Google mobile suite (Calendar, Reader, YouTube, Search...

  • Fring - For instant messaging,
    GMail notification,

  • QIK - for video streaming

  • Quickoffice - for reading Word & Excell docs

  • Google Maps - with fantastic street view, and Google Latitude for following friends via GPS!

  • Screensnap - for taking screenshots of the phone

  • Kaywa Reader - for 2D Mobile Codes

  • Nokia Wireless Keyboard app = for linking to bluetooth keyboards

  • Goo Sync - for synchronising Google Calendar with the 5800 built-in calendar app

  • PhotoFlow - for viewing pics

  • The camera - with firmware upgrade v2 GPS tagging is automatic and built-in

  • Nokia EasyMeet - widget and web site for collaborating between mobile devices and computer users

Lecturer feedback on smartphone

Txt messages illustrating enthusiastic response from lecturer to the Nokia Xpressmusic 5800 smartphone!


Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Vodafone 3G Broadband Pre Pay

Vodafone NZ have released a 3G broadband data pre pay option, beyond the $1 per day 10MB cap. The new options are:

  • $10 for 100MB over a month

  • $40 for 512MB over a month


Nokia Easy Meet - Beta Labs

Check out this video on YouTube:

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Nokia Easy Meet | Nokia Beta Labs

Mobile collaboration tool looks very promising!

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