Soundtrckr Beta For Symbian^3 | A Geosocial Internet Radio

Nokia beta Labs have released a pretty cool new app for Symbian^3 devices. Soundtrckr is a Geosocial Internet Radio application that lets you listen to more than 8 million tracks, create and share personal radio stations and search your city for people with a similar taste in music. Hit the jump to find out more.

Soundtrckr Features:

  • Listen to more than 8 million fully licensed songs – any artist, any genre, anytime
  • Create and share personal radio stations
  • Play music with friends in real time
  • Search your city for popular music and people with similar taste
  • Share your favorite stations on social networks

Soundtrckr is the first Geosocial Internet radio. Soundtrckr has the largest fully licensed music catalog for Internet radio in the world. 8 million tracks to create and share station with any artist, any genre, any language. Soundtrckr is social listening and discovery, where friends share stations and listen together in real time. Soundtrckr is also hyperlocal listening and discovering allowing users to tune into nearby stations created by other users, play what’s hot around the city.

Lady Geek TV Episode 9 | Gig Finder

This week, the Lady Geeks use Gig finder to hunt down a world class band using the integrated Ovi Map facility. Gig Finder can also be used to buy tickets and search listings by artist, genre, location and date. Hit the jump for episode 9.

Nokia Ovi Suite Beta Updated To v3.0.0.254

Nokia Beta Labs has today released an updated Beta of Ovi Suite 3.0. This Betarelease has gone through private alpha testing for about a month now, and the stability, syncing and the experience with downloading maps has been much improved. Also introduced in this release is a new Home View and a new Music Player. Hit the jump to find out more.

What’s new in Nokia Ovi Suite 3.0

Home View

  • Quick access to my content and sync
  • Recommended apps, games from Ovi Store
  • Recommended music from Ovi Music *
  • Notifications to update your phone software and to take a backup from your phone
  • Smart way to connect to the Internet when you’re without fixed connection or WLAN

Ovi Music

  • Full playback controls
  • Discover and download your favourites from the millions of tracks available on Ovi*
  • Drag and drop music to and from your phone
  • Ovi Music Unlimited support *
  • No need for a separate player

Other Improvements

  • Faster and simpler installation
  • Maps view improvements: Single item delete for maps in phone, performance improvements for maps downloading.
  • Stability and sync: We have focused on improvements for sync and stability

Opera Mobile 10.1 Updated | Download The Final Release Now

Opera today announced that it has released the final version of Opera Mobile 10.1 for Symbian, with significantly faster JavaScript performance for a quick browsing experience. The new version can be downloaded for S60 3rd Edition, S60 5th Edition and Symbian^3 handsets from our relative application pages for free. Hit the jump to find out more.

“Making its debut in Opera Mobile 10.1 for Symbian is just-in-time compilation (JIT) performance optimization to the Carakan JavaScript engine, the same powerful engine that drives Opera’s desktop browser. Speed trials of today’s release show that Opera Mobile 10.1 races ahead of its predecessor, performing nine times faster than Opera Mobile 10.0 on the SunSpider JavaScript test.”

Also making its debut in Opera Mobile 10.1 is support for geolocation, which puts you and your mobile on the map. Geolocation enables web services such as maps and travel applications to recognize your location to provide you with customized, relevant content. Your privacy is in your hands, and you choose if and when Opera Mobile shares your position.

“Powerful smartphones deserve an equally powerful browser,” said Lars Boilesen, CEO, Opera Software. “Opera Mobile 10.1 today brings the best mobile browsing experience to the world’s most popular smartphone platform.”