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Vote Now: Must Have App of the Year Awards 2010 – predict the winners correctly and win a Nokia N8!

December 19, 2010 4 comments
The time has come once again, Ovi Daily App is hosting the “Must Have App of the Year Awards” where YOU can vote for your favourite mobile apps from the year gone in the six individual categories. Incredible – it feels like Yesterday we were voting for the first App Awards
There’s a BIG incentive for you to vote, as one lucky person who correctly predicts all six app winners will WIN A NOKIA N8 loaded with the winning apps!
So where and when to vote? Voting is open 15 – 31 December 2010 at: http://blog.ovi.com/dailyapp/appawards/
More details and video below:

Nokia N8 and TRON takes over Canadian Rogers’ YouTube Page!

December 19, 2010 3 comments

Keith has noticed that Canadian network “Rogers” has been taken over by Nokia N8 and TRON!

Go check it out – it looks AWESOME! It’s part of their HD Holiday campaign that we first saw late November.

At first it looks like an ordinary youtube page and then a big Nokia N8 jumps in to the picture and starts playing TRON. Check it out as it begins to destroy the youtube page!

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How to: Set Nokia N8 to full brightness and override the light sensor!

December 19, 2010 17 comments

Nokia N8 owners (well all Symbian^3 owners) have a fantastic AMOLED display that’s really quite bright. Unfortunately, the over zealous light sensor never lets you see that true brightness, always ever vigilant to turn the brightness down. Thus in many comparison shots, the N8 doesn’t look as bright.

Fahoum sends us this neat little tip that’ll get your N8 to fireout the lumens to the max.

  1. Go to Ovi Store and download QTorch
  2. Turn it on
  3. Press menu button to leave it running in background
  4. Notice how much brighter the display becomes!

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