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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

To help celebrate St. Patrick’s day I’ve updated the Recommended Feeds in Headlines! The plan is to review an update the list of Recommended Feeds in Headlines, this is an on-going task. The list of recommended feeds is maintained on the Mind-Flip server and can be updated at any time. So if you have any…
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Looking forward

I thought Headlines was great when I released it to the Ovi store, but I’ve got some great feedback from a number of people with suggestions for new features and improvements. Some of these suggestions are simply fantastic, so much so that I’ve decided to delay the next update (1.0.1) so that I can provide…
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Captain Who?

“You can’t get through" We were told. Facing a rather longer than expected walk, we turned to our left and walked around the blocked off area of the city centre. It was the start of night out with my sister and her boyfriend in Manchester. The route the the bar was blocked by security and…
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Headlines Update On The Way

I have been submitting Headlines for review, and Steve Litchfield from www.allaboutsymbian.com and The Phones Show gave me some great feedback. He said he saw red patterned text on the main screen of the application. At first I was completely confused, where could this have come from? What was the problem? It turned out a…
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Hello Ovi, say hello to your Headlines

It is up! – Headlines has arrived on the Ovi store. I just can’t tell you how exciting it is to have Headlines available to the wider world. I’m thrilled. I know that ease of use, and graphical richness of Headlines will really make a difference to how Symbian users catch up with changes in…
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Happy Monday, Ovi

I’ve produced' Headline’s Icon is more sizes and image formats than I can care to think about, and I’ve produced banner adverts for it on the PC and mobile formats, filled in details of my grandmother’s sister’s next door neighbour’s pet cat’s birthday, and then clicked the “submit” button on Ovi. Now the next stage…
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Looking at a box of Corn Flakes

We normally don’t think about it, but next time you are in the supermarket take a moment out to check out all the packaging. The bright colours, the distinctive styles – you can spot a box of Kellogg’s Corn Flakes from across the room. The same care and attention to packaging is also important for…
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Mobile World Congress

You may have noticed a reduction in my blog posting last week, that is because I was attending Mobile World Congress, getting interviewed for German tech TV and learning lots about the next generation of mobile networks, 3D phones, and the rise of dual core ARM chips. 3D Phones from LGAt the show LG showed…
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Headlines is still coming!

Headlines is currently going through the Ovi submission process! I am in the middle of signing the final release version! I know a lot has happened with the news of Nokia picking Windows for some of their future phones, but in the mean time there will still be a lot of Symbian devices in the…
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The Microsoft / Nokia Ecosystem

On the face of it current reports about the new agreements between Nokia and Microsoft are nearly all positive, some saying that this is fantastic news for Nokia. The devil however, is in the details, it looks like a fantastic opportunity for Microsoft.Elop’s EmailThe Nokia CEO’s email outlined the challenges the company faced; Growing competition…
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