Symbian


Nokia waves final goodbye to MeeGo and Symbian

Nokia waves final goodbye to MeeGo and Symbian

The famous Finnish tech. giant Nokia had previously announced that in October, they will be ending all developer support for th...

Jan 13 2014, 4:33am CST

Symbian Has Left The Building, But The Community Still Shines A Light

Symbian Has Left The Building, But The Community Still Shines A Light

In all the delightful sentiments about renewals and resolutions, the start of 2014 is also the scene of a smartphone goodbye th...

Jan 2 2014, 7:21pm CST

Nokia N8, E7, C7 and C6-01 ship with Symbian Anna next Month

Nokia N8, E7, C7 and C6-01 ship with Symbian Anna next Month

Symbian not dead yet....

Jun 21 2011, 3:09am CDT

Nokia N9 Teaser Video Appears, Is running MeeGo or Symbian

Nokia N9 Teaser Video Appears, Is running MeeGo or Symbian

The Nokia N9 is still en route apparently....

May 17 2011, 10:48am CDT

Nokia gets rid of Symbian and cuts Thousands of Jobs

Nokia gets rid of Symbian and cuts Thousands of Jobs

Nokia gives Symbian to Accenture....

Apr 27 2011, 3:58am CDT

Symbian At Risk Of Losing Dominance To Android

Nearly 10 percentage points separate global market shares...

Nov 10 2010, 5:02pm CST

Bye-Bye, Symbian! Samsung Officially Disowns Nokia Platform

Another slap to Nokia's face...

Oct 1 2010, 10:10am CDT

Sony Ericsson Completely Abandons Symbian

And gives Android a great big kiss...

Sep 25 2010, 8:07pm CDT

Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta for Symbian S60 Launches

Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta for Symbian S60 Launches

If you are a user of a Symbian S60 device that likes to use the Opera Mobile browser and don’t mind beta offerings you are in l...

Jul 15 2010, 9:30am CDT

Hold Everything: Symbian Skype NOT Available In US?

Hold Everything: Symbian Skype NOT Available In US?

About an hour ago, we reported than an official version of Skype is now available for Symbian handsets (the operating system us...

Mar 3 2010, 5:35pm CST

Skype For Symbian Hits Handsets

UPDATE: It appears that the Skype app is only available for Symbian users outside of the US. Full story here Skype For Symbian...

Mar 3 2010, 3:09pm CST

Symbian Tablets 'Very Likely'

Symbian Tablets 'Very Likely'

As of yesterday Symbian is now fully open-source. The folks at ZDNet UK had a chance to sit down with the chief of the Symbian...

Feb 5 2010, 12:39pm CST

Symbian Now Fully Open-Source

Symbian Now Fully Open-Source

The Symbian Foundation (a not-for-profit group created by Nokia) has today announced that the entirety of the Symbian OS source...

Feb 4 2010, 10:57am CST

Nokia Releasing Symbian V3, Q32010

Nokia Releasing Symbian V3, Q32010

Here's a big change for Nokia. Digitimes reports that Michael Hsu, GM of Nokia Taiwan, has spilled the beans on plans for the f...

Feb 2 2010, 9:48am CST

Symbian Users Get Spotify

Spotify fans who own Symbian powered smartphones will be glad to hear that the app is now available for Symbian. The catch is t...

Nov 23 2009, 5:31am CST

Samsung Not Dropping Symbian After All?

Samsung Not Dropping Symbian After All?

Yesterday we reported on news that Samsung was dropping Symbian in order to focus more development time on their new bada opera...

Nov 12 2009, 11:49am CST

No More Symbian Phones for Samsung

No More Symbian Phones for Samsung

Sorry Nokia, Samsung is going to be too busy with their new baby bada to deal with Symbian anymore. Samsung Hub reports that Sa...

Nov 11 2009, 12:02pm CST

Gmail Gets Push Support for iPhone, Symbian, WinMo

Gmail Gets Push Support for iPhone, Symbian, WinMo

Today is a great day to be alive. After years of torturous, agonized, nigh-unbearable waiting, mankind has taken a major step f...

Sep 22 2009, 1:28pm CDT

Nokia sells Symbian Professional Services Group to Accenture

Nokia and Accenture have entered into an agreement for Accenture to acquire Nokia's Symbian Professional Services unit responsi...

Jul 17 2009, 7:49am CDT

Nokia Android Phone coming, dropping Symbian?

Nokia Android Phone coming, dropping Symbian?

Is Nokia finally seeing the light? In an article back in 2007 I argued that there is no future for Symbian in the smartphone se...

Jul 6 2009, 2:22am CDT

Immersion Provides Touch Feedback Tech to Symbian Foundation

Immersion Provides Touch Feedback Tech to Symbian Foundation

Immersion offers touch and tactile feedback technology to a variety of different product segments form video game controllers t...

Jun 10 2009, 10:00am CDT

Symbian: Moving to a Netbook Near You.

Symbian: Moving to a Netbook Near You.

We reported last October that the Symbian Foundation, makers of the OS behind Nokia's smartphones, had just opened up their lic...

Apr 29 2009, 6:10am CDT

Nokia Considering Symbian Laptops

Nokia says that it wants to put its popular smartphone operating system on laptop computers. The handset maker says that it bel...

Feb 26 2009, 7:57am CST

Nokia Offers to Purchase Symbian Ltd

Nokia Offers to Purchase Symbian Ltd

Nokia is on a quest to maintain its worldwide dominance in cellular handset sales. Nokia is reported to hold about 40% of the w...

Jun 25 2008, 8:48am CDT

Nokia buys Symbian Limited for $411m

Nokia pays 264m Euro (~$411m) to buy the remaining shares of Symbian Limited, which they do not already own. This move is the e...

Jun 24 2008, 4:00am CDT

Nokia opens up Symbian to compete against Google Android

Nokia opens up Symbian to compete against Google Android

Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Motorola and NTT DOCOMO announced today their intent to unite Symbian OS, S60, UIQ and MOAP(S) to create...

Jun 24 2008, 1:44am CDT

EA Mobile Titles Now Available on BlackBerry, Symbian, and Windows Mobile Smartp

EA Mobile Titles Now Available on BlackBerry, Symbian, and Windows Mobile Smartp

EA Mobile, a division of EA’s Casual Entertainment Label, today announced that many of its most popular games are now available...

Apr 1 2008, 12:27am CDT

Symbian Smartphone Sales surge, but the OS is a dead End

Symbian Smartphone Sales surge, but the OS is a dead End

Symbian announced impressive numbers yesterday for Symbian OS smartphone sales in 2007. The company sold 77.3m Symbian OS licen...

Feb 13 2008, 5:00am CST

LG LG-KT610 Symbian Smartphone at MWC 2008

LG LG-KT610 Symbian Smartphone at MWC 2008

LG Electronics introduces the LG-KT610 Symbian smartphone at the Mobile World Congress 2008 (MWC 2008) in Barcelona. The LG L...

Feb 10 2008, 10:56am CST

JoikuSpot Makes Symbian S60 Smartphones into HotSpots

JoikuSpot Makes Symbian S60 Smartphones into HotSpots

Joikusoft announced its JoikuSpot software solution today that turns Symbian S60 smartphones into Wi-Fi hotspots for free. The...

Feb 5 2008, 9:24am CST

Nokia Symbian PDA Rumors

Nokia Communicator 9500 Nokia is supposedly working on PDAs running Symbian series 60 OS. Nokia could also introduce a sub-N...

Jun 29 2004, 8:25am EST

Panasonic's first Symbian Phone X700 revealed

Panasonic's first Symbian Phone X700 revealed

Panasonic Mobile unveiled the X700, its first mobile phone with Symbian OS. The X700 is a clam-shell mobile phone wit a VGA c...

Mar 8 2004, 12:05am EST

New Symbian Phones Coming from Panasonic, Nokia and Motorola

New Symbian Phones Coming from Panasonic, Nokia and Motorola

Rumors about new phone announcement start to flair up as the 3GSM Conference in Cannes coming up. The Symbian OS has been in t...

Feb 11 2004, 8:46pm EST