The Running Commentary

Nokia losing hold on smartphone market?

I would put myself firmly in the ramp up stage of the consumer curves so Nokia you need to take heed of your research, I think that you may be losing market share faster than you have alluded to in your reporting.


Nokia e90 one more convert!

I have been thinking how to write this post for some time as a I had a feeling that a good friend of mind, albeit that he once called the HTC TyTnIIC better than the Nokia e90, was going to relent and purchase the e90. I then realised that the opening line says it all. Equally…

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Nokia e90 the complete work horse

As I am away, on holiday, I am limiting the time that I spend on my various information platforms, I have changed my sync profile for example on my Nokia and am only responding in absolute emergencies to anything that comes up. The thing that I am struck with is that yesterday, I used my…

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Nokia and Microsoft Exchange Server

One of the functionalities that I really enjoy is the ability to set peak and off-peak mode on my e-90 in terms of exchange server. This means that I can create the down-time that we all need while at the same time allowing business activity continue during peak time. I have set up my phone…

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GoogleMaps for Nokia e90

Google Maps. Picked up this for free the other day and looks like a great application, the most noteworthy point is that it operates with GPS or without. Using the cellphone masts closet to your current location is able to give you an approximation, they say to 1800 meters, but in every test that I…

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Nokia e90 four months…..

Still delivering really good performance and stability. Yesterday I experienced my first ever “phone freeze” when I tried to switch calls as another call came in. At the time I had email (Microsoft exchange server busy running) plus a host of other apps so this may have been the cause. I have received some comment from…

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e90 vs. HTC Tytn II C

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Nokia e90 two months in…..

It has now been two months since I have had my Nokia e90. I have had the privilege in this time to do some significant travelling and hence tested the effect on battery given that I needed to remain in contact with my business. As mentioned before I have loaded the Exchange Server software and…

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Cape Town morning

This post promises to be only positive, driving this morning on my way to the office, I was struck by the beauty of the morning.  I was together with my fellow Capetonians and out towners that may have been awake at 7:30, treated to a spectacular sunrise, with beautiful images. Now being the conscientious driver…

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More on my Nokia e90..

I have been spending the last few days really getting to know my new acquisition. The features are all pretty amazing, the speed is probably the thing that amazes me most though. In a 3G environment the operations in terms of sending text messages, getting your email are simply out of this world.  The GPS…

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