How to take the best photos with your Nokia N8

Taking photos is not always a matter a point and snap, on cameras such as the 12MP snapper on the Nokia N8, it’s about a lot more. So, here are my findings after using a Nokia N8 for 4 months. I have to say that I snapped a pretty considerable amount of pictures because I have a 2 year old kid at home that gives me lots of reasons to snap photos every day. Plus, I’m a huge fan of landscapes and I try to snap them whenever I can.

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How to speed up your Nokia N8 in a few simple steps

The biggest problems with first generation Symbian^3 phones is the not the CPU, it’s the RAM. Belle is much faster than Anna when you use apps, but when it comes to loading them, it’s a little slower than Anna used to be. So how do you fix that? How do you keep your RAM under control? Well, there are a few tricks you could do to get your precious RAM back.

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Long Exposure Camera – make your own light paintings and to simulate long exposures

I always wanted to make light painting but what I lacked was a cam with long exposure. Yesterday, I stumbled upon a nice application, named Long Exposure Camera by Harald Meyar, known for their several apps for Camera. Let’s have a look at it. Name: Long Exposure Camera Publisher: Harald Meyer Type: Application / Photo & video Price: Rs. 25 Size: 0.27 MB Store Link: http://store.ovi.com/content/261319 Description: Use Exposure Camera to make your own light paintings (screen resolution) and to simulate long exposures (slow but full resolution). Different modes are offered, such as light, dark, add, difference,… The final result can be directly uploaded to Facebook, Flickr, Picasa, …

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Migrate your apps to the new Symbian Belle and Win a Nokia 808 PureView

Nokia Developer is currently running a new , awesome competition. Awesome because you have a chance to win a Nokia 808 PureView if you’re a developer. To participate in this competition, you must migrate your apps to the new Symbian Belle platform style using the Symbian Qt Quick Components. We’re having an app design competition! In order to compete you need to have an application that uses Symbian Qt Quick Components and provide a wiki article that describes the key elements of your application design. The article should be detailed enough for us to assess the elegance of your design, and …

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[Game] Holi Hai! Symbian^3

It’ Holi today. Tomorrow is Dhulheti, a colorful festival of India. For those, who don’t know about this festival, The main day, Holi, also known as Dhuli in Sanskrit, also Dhulheti, Dhulandi or Dhulendi, is celebrated by people throwing scented powder and perfume at each other – Wikipedia   Are you too eager to play Dhulheti? Let’s play it on our Symbian device. Download Holi Hai! from Nokia Store  for free and Have fun. 😉 Holi Hai Description Experience Holi in an Indian village. Squirt colours on others and have fun remembering the joys of Holi. Details Holi Hai has total 5 levels in different places. …

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What is PureView Pro Technology?

  On this 27th, Nokia announced its first device with PureView technology, Nokia 808 PureView, having 41 MegaPixel camera and everybody are just WOW! Well, that’s obvious. Even, how many would have expected this thing in a Mobile Phone? Surely very few, who are behind PureView Pro technology. But what is this PureView Pro technology? Many of you who may be unaware about this. Nokia have already released White Paper written by Juha Alakarhu, Damian Dinning, and Eero Salmeli for PureView Pro technology. Let’s try to understand it.

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