Hand Gesture UI For MeeGo Based In-Car Infotainment

We’re starting to see more and more of Meego and with the recent sighting of a Meego Based mobile phone, the anticipation for the arrival of a Meego powered Nokia is increasing. This video however demonstrates a gesture based user interface that most probably will be implemented for in-vehicle-infotainment (IVI). I can also see this becoming very useful in places like schools and universities. Hit the jump for the video.

Intel Atom Powered Hi/Lo Vibrant Spotted Running MeeGo In Moscow

During an Intel press event held in Moscow yesterday, an Intel Atom powered phone was spotted by Anton Spiridonovan of Mail.ru, who managed to take a few pictures of the Meego based handset. Check out the pictures after the break.

Symbian^3 Themes Page Launched

Today we launched our brand new Symbian^3 Themes page where you can download some great themes for your Symbian^3 device. So just like before, you’ll be able to see the latest additions in the ‘New Symbian^3 Apps’ section in the far right sidebar. Simply click on the ‘Themes’ page and navigate to Symbian^3 Themes. All themes can be downloaded via a single click on the picture or name, just like in the Applications section.

Ovi Maps For Mobile v3.06 Beta Updated | Download Maps Directly On Your Phone

Nokia Beta Labs have released an updated version of Ovi Maps for Mobile v3.06. This updated Beta brings with it some great enhancement and new features but the most significant addition is the new ‘Update’ feature. The Update option has been added to the main screen and lets you download street maps directly to your device without the need of a PC. Hit the jump for the full changelog and to test out this beta.

New Ovi Maps for Mobile v3.06 Changelog

  • Download street maps directly to your device! A new feature called “Update” on the main menu which allows you download Street Maps directly (via WiFi) to your phone without a PC!
  • My Position and Search are now integrated (now called Map). When accessed, it will show your last map view
  • Back button in Favourites
  • Long tap functionality to delete & rename collections & routes
  • Pop up for first time use – to inform user to download new map data (when upgrading 3.04 > 3.06 for the first time)
  • Improved behaviours of transit lines settings in map toolbox (no more grey out)
  • Compass calibration hint
  • Refreshed place details information view

You can download the New Ovi Maps for Mobile v3.06 Beta using the links below.