Has text messaging peaked? | The Digital Home – CNET News

With iMessage, BBM, IM by Nokia and Microsoft's purchase of Skype and its inevitable integration with Windows Phone, this may be a sign of things to come in the North American market. Globally, however, SMS will likely remain king for the foreseeable future. Citing a...

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Apple Removes Teaching App From App Store

Apple generally makes news by publishing new apps, not by unpublishing them. But last week, it made some educators upset when it removed an app, Scratch Viewer, from the iTunes App Store. Scratch Viewer was designed to let educators and others review a child's work...

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How "Open" is Android?

What's even more fascinating is how closed Android is, despite Google's do-no-evil mantra and the permissive Apache 2 license which Android SDK is under. Paraphrasing a famous line from Henry Ford's book on the Model-T, anyone can have Android in their own colour as...

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Lets Ban Chalk, by Rodd Lucier (@thecleversheep)

Lets Ban ChalkView more documents from Rodd Lucier. Click through this fascinating presentation on technology and education by Rodd Lucier. (@thecleversheep) Thanks to @courosa for bringing it to my attention. With the current structure of education, there are...

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Applications Galore

Thanks to Gerry Moth over at nokiaaddict.com, here is a link to a list of applications he has recently used on Symbian S60 3rd edition devices, such as the Nokia N95 or the E71, which we are currently using in our academic and administrative pilots. Thanks, Gerry, for...

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Cool New Nokia Application

Nokia's Beta Labs recently released a new application called Nokia Magnifier.  Nokia writes: "The Nokia Magnifier application utilizes the existing camera functionality on your Nokia S60 phone. It can be used to improve readability in life's every-day situations....

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Editing Video on the Nokia N95

This blog post from The Nokia Test Center Blog contains a video that shows how you can edit video directly on your Nokia N95.  This includes cutting video, merging clips, using tranistions, adding titles and a soundtrack, etc.  I don't know if I would...

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PC Suite Download Information

As a participant in the SHUmobile project, you have likely wanted to sync information with your PC, or will want to do this in the short term.  While both the E71 and the N95 come with software on the cd enclosed in the box, this software has since been...

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Check out TuneMaze

TuneMaze is a fun mobile site where you can download mp3s, song lyrics and YouTube videos directly to your phone.  To learn all about this service, check out this post about TuneMaze written by the folks at...

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Nokia's Indoor Positioning Research

Nokia Research Center has been developing a means of finding your way around unfamiliar places, building upon GPS outside to providing location information indoors.  When made commercially available, this will ultimately provide enhances location based services...

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Find Free Wi-Fi Anywhere

Check out this free directory with over one million Wi-Fi hotspots.  You can also try the phone version of the service; if you are in the United States, text 4WEFI (49334) with your location and you will receive a listing of Wi-Fi hotspots nearby within a couple...

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