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New BMW Concept Electric Car with iPhone App?ViranP90054917BMW ConceptEBMW ConceptEBMW ConceptEBMW ConceptE - iPhone AppBMW ConceptE - iPhone AppBMW ConceptE - iPhone AppBMW ConceptE - iPhone AppBMW ConceptE - iPhone AppBMW ConceptE - iPhone App

Thu, 17 Dec 2009 11:50:56 +0000

BMW already have an electric car in their stable, the Mini-E, which has begun trials with selected members of the public. Now BMW are adding to the fleet of electric vehicles with the BMW Concept ActiveE; an electric vehicle under the BMW brand. More specifically it is a 1 Series Coupé. The interesting thing and […](image)

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Microsoft Office 2010 Beta Now Open!ViranMicrosoft Office 2010beta logoMicrosoft office send a smile

Thu, 19 Nov 2009 14:40:46 +0000

If you have been waiting for the public beta of Microsoft Office 2010 to open up, or waiting for the email inviting you, the wait is over. Head on over to the Office 2010 Beta Page to sign up, get your key and download it. There are 32bit and 64bit versions on offer. I myself […](image)

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Nokia N97 Gets v20 Firmware UpdateViranNokia Software Update application

Tue, 27 Oct 2009 22:38:14 +0000

Today saw the release of the long awaited v20 firmware update which was expected to bring kinetic scrolling throughout all menus on the N97, being able to hold keys down to access the alternative character/number when typing as well as some other much needed bug fixes. One important feature which was expected, Skype, is not […](image)

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Opera Mini Beta 5 – Optimised for N97 et al.ViranScr000033Scr000034Scr000038Scr000039Scr000042

Mon, 21 Sep 2009 01:44:37 +0000

The previous version of Opera Mini worked well on Symbian S60 3rd Edition handsets but wasn’t conceived in anticipation of the touch-screen version of the S60, S60 5th Edition, which can be found on the Nokia N97 and the 5800, to name two. As a result touch functionality didn’t work and the user had to […](image)

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Official iPhone App Coming?Viran

Mon, 24 Aug 2009 23:45:41 +0000

Nick Lansley’s Tech for blog is in my Google Reader subscriptions, it’s the sort of blog I like as Nick gives an insight into the technology goings on behind a company that probably everyone in the UK is familiar with. The interesting part is seeing new technology being considered and used as part of […](image)

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PS3 Slim Now OfficialViranPS3 Slim - photo PlayStation Blog

Tue, 18 Aug 2009 23:10:14 +0000

Remember the rumours of a slimmer version of the PS3 around the time of E3? Well it turns out that it has been announced officially by Sony. Over on the PlayStation blog there is a video with Sony Computer Entertainment America President and CEO Jack Tretton presenting the PS3 Slim and announcing a $299 price […](image)

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Remove Boingo Access Point from the N97Viran

Thu, 13 Aug 2009 16:32:20 +0000

A pet hate of mine is pre-installed apps on devices, especially when they can’t be removed from the paltry storage space provided. In the case of the N97, you may have started up the Boingo application that comes pre-installed, by mistake with no intention of ever using it, only to find out that it adds […](image)

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Free Applications for the N97ViranapplicationsScr000029Scr000024Google Maps on the Nokia N97 showing Transit LayersDigia @Web on the Nokia N97

Wed, 12 Aug 2009 22:42:29 +0000

Being a relatively new platform in terms of software offerings, users of the Nokia N97, may be looking for the latest and greatest apps to use on their device or to show off its features. The Series 60 5th Edition Symbian operating system is shared with the Nokia 5800 as well as several other handsets […](image)

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Warning for N97 Users: Potential Fire HazardViranca-146c

Wed, 12 Aug 2009 19:10:44 +0000

If you have a Nokia N97, you will probably have received the Nokia CA-146C in the box, an adapter so you can use the two popular Nokia chargers (3.5mm and 2mm connections) with your N97 which uses a Micro USB connection. I myself have briefly used the adapter with an in car charger, Nokia DC-4, […](image)

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