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Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 3.2 Phones (Nokia N78, N79, N85, N86 and N96) 03-03-2011, 03:59 PM
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Posted By timsalmon
You can't compare chip speeds and RAM efficiency...

You can't compare chip speeds and RAM efficiency across different operating systems. Symbian is more efficient so needs less of this stuff. As I said, Nokia handsets remain superior (generally, to...
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 3.2 Phones (Nokia N78, N79, N85, N86 and N96) 24-09-2010, 11:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,007
Posted By timsalmon
The answer ATM is hardware. Nokia hardware is...

The answer ATM is hardware. Nokia hardware is still streets ahead of any Android device. Closest being Motorola, I suppose. HTC doesn't come close. Sony Ericsson? Pah! Biggest problem remains...
Forum: Series 60 23-05-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,494
Posted By timsalmon
On Nested Folders being not a system Android...

On Nested Folders being not a system Android emulates, rather providing a scrollable alphabetical list of Apps, I'd take issue!
Folders can be set up on any of the Android HomeScreens and used in a...
Forum: Series 60 15-04-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 34,310
Posted By timsalmon
Using Mail for Exchange and www.nuevasync.com as...

Using Mail for Exchange and www.nuevasync.com as the go-between, the N86 now enables ongoing syncs of Calendar, Contacts and Email as instructed WITHOUT the silly annoying message being thrown up at...
Forum: Links of Interest 04-04-2010, 05:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,040
Posted By timsalmon
Nope - all the furtiv.mobi services are free for...

Nope - all the furtiv.mobi services are free for ShareOnline plugins
Forum: Series 60 08-03-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,906
Posted By timsalmon
...have you tried the N86? *That* is the point! I...

...have you tried the N86? *That* is the point! I can get any other Nokia to connect while offline, like you
Forum: Series 60 08-03-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,906
Posted By timsalmon
On that subject, I had the N86 out today and...

On that subject, I had the N86 out today and fired it up without a SIM Card in wanting to quickly use it to check something on the web. It refused to connect to the (open) WLAN reporting unable to...
Forum: Links of Interest 08-03-2010, 07:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,315
Posted By timsalmon
I've never understood why this hasn't been done...

I've never understood why this hasn't been done before - long ago. Except for the physical size of the AAA. Looking at my Nexus One I don't think it would fit but it certainly could get into various...
Forum: Series 60 14-02-2010, 10:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,222
Posted By timsalmon
That looks awful - looks like a toy Samsung...

That looks awful - looks like a toy Samsung feature-phone. I'm sure it's capable with 5th edition onboard but the keyboard just looks like an old design which would have popped up in a failed HTC...
Forum: Links of Interest 04-02-2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,783
Posted By timsalmon
Was he purposely trying to speak as quickly as he...

Was he purposely trying to speak as quickly as he could so nobody could understand?
Forum: Links of Interest 02-02-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,615
Posted By timsalmon
Beware this page...

Beware this page https://store3.esellerate.net/store/checkout/CustomLayout.aspx?s=STR8503463196&pc=&page=SinglePageTrialDownload.htm takes an age to download on the N97c - froze the unit up first...
Forum: Series 60 27-01-2010, 12:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,535
Posted By timsalmon
Great review and table David - your research is...

Great review and table David - your research is appreciated. I find that I lean towards 'simpler' Twitter apps but do like to be able to post photos on-the-fly. That cuts out half the contenders. And...
Forum: Series 60 03-01-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,877
Posted By timsalmon
Festive Fun

Great fun Ewan - made me laugh - you should include that in your act (if you don't)! I had great hope for the X6 - the start of capacitive for Nokia - and will look forward to the review very much....
Forum: Links of Interest 21-12-2009, 12:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,174
Posted By timsalmon
Audio please?

This really should have been audio/visually recorded! Why would you want to type the whole thing out and expect the reader to read the whole thing when it's so easy to just have recorded it so we can...
Forum: Links of Interest 20-11-2009, 11:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,967
Posted By timsalmon
E90, e71, e51, n93, n90.

E90, e71, e51, n93, n90.
Forum: Series 60 16-11-2009, 12:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,449
Posted By timsalmon
Regarding the Android HTC Hero not offering a...

Regarding the Android HTC Hero not offering a 'folder' structure, well this can be arranged (particularly within SenseUI) very easily - fill up a spare page with folders - 'Office' - 'GPS' -...
Forum: Series 60 12-11-2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 15,037
Posted By timsalmon
Nokia E52 Gets Firmware Update

Software/Firmware version 22.009.202.01 now available for the Nokia E52. Appears to only be available via NSU, not OTA at this time in the UK, at least. Probably just bug fixes, it would seem at this...
Forum: Links of Interest 09-11-2009, 11:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,041
Posted By timsalmon
Nokia Messaging

Hear, hear! As the Nokia Messaging/Email client is just awful! Having spent a couple of days back in the company of the 5800XM this was (still) certainly one of the most awful experiences of the days...
Forum: Series 60 06-11-2009, 08:30 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,638
Posted By timsalmon
Use of metals in build. Double the size of C:...

Use of metals in build. Double the size of C: drive. Agreed - don't see why their skimping on E: drive memory (not RAM - which is the same as N97 - 128MB). And why not more RAM given the N97's...
Forum: Series 60 06-11-2009, 07:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,638
Posted By timsalmon
You could have the Notes app assigned to a...

You could have the Notes app assigned to a 'homepage' Shortcuts slot - tap it - tap the screen in the middle - then use on-screen T9 (assuming it's the same as the non-mini N97).

Tim
Forum: Series 60 06-11-2009, 07:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,638
Posted By timsalmon
Yes - good question and worthy comment. One of...

Yes - good question and worthy comment. One of the good things about the D-Pad on the N97 was that the right-handed person could operate the D-Pad under their left thumb whilst having the right hand...
Forum: Links of Interest 01-11-2009, 12:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,720
Posted By timsalmon
Turns out that this is *not* accurate - after a...

Turns out that this is *not* accurate - after a second hard reset of the N97 and 'start again' procedure Mobbler works fine.

Tim
Forum: Series 60 31-10-2009, 08:55 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 50,407
Posted By timsalmon
Ah ha! So someone else has this problem - at last...

Ah ha! So someone else has this problem - at last - I wasn't mad! Didn't buy it from eXpansys by any chance did you? I sent mine back. Tried 2 - both the same. Really stiff keys - practically...
Forum: Article and Feature Comments 30-10-2009, 11:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 25,681
Posted By timsalmon
4hrs later and only one comment and reply....

4hrs later and only one comment and reply. Compared to what else is out there, it was never going to keep up without *huge* investment not only in the software (abilities) but also the hardware. And...
Forum: Series 60 25-10-2009, 06:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,721
Posted By timsalmon
Things are almost always a compromise. It depends...

Things are almost always a compromise. It depends what you're taking photos for. Where they're destined. On a website? Blog? Blowing up to A1 as a poster on a wall? 6x4 print to throw on the coffee...
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