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Do you have fond memories of the name Nokia? Adrian Hughes and Justin Cohen, life-long Nokia fans, delve deep into the phones, tablets and other weird and wonderful gadgets that once made Nokia a household name. Also join them for candid interviews with people behind-the-scenes at the tech giant, and discover for yourself what really made Nokia so special. MUSIC CREDIT: =========== Title: Can't Sleep - ÆSTRAL Music Link: https://soundcloud.com/aestral/cant-sleep Artist Link: https://soundclo ...
 
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LAST MONDAY OF THE MONTH! Pajama podcast is GO! No list of news links, no gadget block, just a chill chat on where we’re all at halfway through 2022. It’s good to check in from time to time, and let a conversation wander where it needs to go. So, let’s chat dancing, cooking, getting back … Continue reading "#SGGQA 257: June PJ Podcast! Dancing, Fit…
 
The FBI is worried about crypto scams on LinkedIn. Amazon is running out of workers to hire. Politicians in the USA are grumbling about a common charger on gadgets. Google is trying to lighten the mood on #TextsGoGreen. And what do we think about the Nothing? Is it something? Let’s get OUR tech week started … Continue reading "#SGGQA 256: LinkedIn …
 
Netflix is showing off a TON of new shows AND GAMES! Google might have created a sentient AI? MIT researchers have found “unpatchable” flaws in the Apple M1, while courts are ruling Apple’s app store anti-competitive. And I’ve spent the last week using the Honor Magic4 Pro! Let’s get OUR tech week started right! … Continue reading "#SGGQA 255: Goog…
 
Elon Musk is having a week. Tesla is flip flopping on employment comments made by Musk, while the CEO looks to exit his Twitter buyout. Sony and Honda are collaborating on an EV. Netflix is struggling to crack down on password sharing. T-Mobile accelerates plans to send voice over 5G. Qualcomm is boasting MUCH improved … Continue reading "#SGGQA 25…
 
Texas pushes ahead on a law that would compel social media sites to publish content that violates their terms of service. Samsung is raising prices on chip fabrication. Elon Musk says Twitter deal might fall through. President Biden begins moving $45 billion for broadband infrastructure. Apple might be testing a USB-C iPhone. And we should … Contin…
 
Apple’s Director of Machine leaning is leaving, and Apple sales numbers are slipping in China. We might be able to boost cable speeds, but we really need fiber to home. NVIDIA pays an SEC fine, but does that cover the damages? Net Neutrality is GO in California! And what might we see at Google I/O … Continue reading "#SGGQA 251: Net Neutrality for …
 
The EU claims Apple Pay is anti-competitive. California’s AG is investigating the oil and plastic industry. Snap is launching a new mini drone. Amazon stock is down on slowing sales. And let’s chat about some of these Pixel Watch leaks! Let’s get OUR tech week started right! Download this week’s podcast – SGGQA 250 … Continue reading "#SGGQA 250: A…
 
It’s the last Monday of the month! PAJAMA PODCAST IS GO! The chat was incredible this week. We covered our spring break plans, my recent road trip, and we got into a LOT of geeky gadget discussion. No set itinerary. This one is proper rambling. Let’s get OUR tech week started right! Download this … Continue reading "#SGGQA 249: Pajama Podcast – Aft…
 
Samsung is running damage control on the Galaxy S22 by slashing prices in South Korea. Apple might FINALLY get PiP support for YouTube, MAYBE! Musk bails on the Twitter board. Nissan is working with NASA on battery tech! And I’ve got some thoughts to share on using the OnePlus 10 Pro for a weekend! Let’s … Continue reading "#SGGQA 248: Samsung Slas…
 
We’re back! US Senators are asking for more scrutiny of the Microsoft acquisition of Activision. EU regulators are looking into strict new rules for tech giants. E3 is TOTALLY CANCELLED! Apple wants you to lease your next iPhone directly from them. PUBG chooses XPERIA for esports. We’ve got a BUNCH of new phones to chat … Continue reading "#SGGQA 2…
 
Nirave Gondhia joins us on this week's episode of the Nokia Chronicles. We dive deep into his favourite personal memories of Nokia - the devices, the events, the comradery, and the career springboard that has resulted from these special formative times in his life. A truly special episode as all three of us reminisce deeply about the Nokia of old, …
 
This week we are joined by David Wood, the co-founder of Symbian. A man with quite the history when it comes to mobile computing, and the heart and soul behind the operating system that found it's way into the hands of over 500 million people across the globe. David takes us on a journey from the early days of Psion through to the heyday of Symbian…
 
Shane of SMOOREZ fame on YouTube joins us this week on the Nokia Chronicles. Shane has made a name for himself acquiring and repairing a lot of old phones that would have otherwise been condemned to a life of e-waste, and Nokia devices feature heavily as a part of his personal collection. Listen in to our chat as we geek out with a fellow Aussie on…
 
Juan Carlos Bagnell of SomeGadgetGuy fame on YouTube, is our guest on a sunny Californian Friday afternoon. We take a trip down memory lane as Juan shares his favourite innovations and hallmarks of Lumia and Symbian devices, and we wax lyrical about the importance of utilising the features of the phone that you paid your hard-earned money for. A hi…
 
Michael Fisher of MrMobile fame on YouTube, is our guest on a blustery Friday night. We speak candidly with Michael regarding Nokia's famed Lumia hardware and software accomplishments, and a rare Nokia that Michael has in his possession that fits snugly into his top 5 Nokia's of all time. Coffee, carrier devices and community comradery - all on thi…
 
Marton Barcza, of TechAltar and The Friday Checkout fame on YouTube, is on this week's episode of the Nokia Chronicles. We delve into Marton's favourite Nokia devices, and waxes lyrical about the current predicament HMD's Nokia is in. Marton offers up some passionate advice on how HMD could potentially improve their situation, and shares the fact t…
 
Wayne Spillett joins us this week on the Nokia Chronicles. The man otherwise known as Captain Care bares all in this week's episode, sharing anecdotes of his time working at Nokia on the behemoth that was Nokia Support Discussions. Wayne was also responsible for liaising and developing social media teams across the globe, and has fond memories of t…
 
Marc Dillon joins us this week on the Nokia Chronicles. A name that requires no introduction - a true heavyweight and the face that comes to mind when the N9, MeeGo and Jolla are mentioned. Marc gives us great insight this week into the processes and technical development behind some of the most iconic devices to come out of the Nokia stable, along…
 
Season 2 continues this week with Michael Hell, of Symbian-Freak & FoneArena fame. Michael details how he got started in the Nokia space, along with recounting some of his favourite Nokia events around the world. Listen in to also discover the one bad memory he had out of all his time in the Nokia 'sphere, along with the one app he would have if he…
 
Season 2 of the Nokia Chronicles starts off with a bang this week, with the delightful Phil Schwarzmann joining us. Phil reflects on his time at Nokia, initiating some clever social media and digital marketing projects for Nokia products, and sharing some fun and interesting anecdotes regarding the Nokia user community. A fun chat with Phil also di…
 
Our inaugural and special Christmas 2021 episode. We ramble on about some Nokia-related matters, and give thanks to our guests and listeners. Have a safe and merry festive season, enjoy the time off with your families and we will see you back in early 2022! Connect: ======= Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nokiachronicles/ Music Credit: =======…
 
Season 1 of the Nokia Chronicles finishes this week with the delightful Rita El-Khoury of Symbian-Guru and Android Police fame. Rita shares her favourite memories of attending Nokia events, making lifelong connections with other Nokia bloggers and employees, and writing from the deep-down passion of her own heart about Nokia. Lots of deep and thoug…
 
Ever wondered the origins of the Nokia Pure font that debuted in 2011? Well tonight we have on Bruno Maag (of Dalton Maag), who with his team have worked relentlessly on the Nokia Pure font that has graced web, print media and of course Nokia devices. Bruno shares his story of coming up through the typography industry, and the specifics that went i…
 
We have Nokia and HERE Maps legend Pino Bonetti, on for this week's episode of the Nokia Chronicles. A fascinating journey into growing up with personal navigation devices, and sharing this exciting journey with fellow employees and customers. GPS/A-GPS and the advent of downloadable offline maps is also covered this week. Pino also delves into whe…
 
Carol Chen is on this week's episode of the Nokia Chronicles. Her work has had an impact on some facet of our lives, as I'm sure most if not all of our listeners have used an old Nokia with RealPlayer installed. Carol takes us on a journey of her early days with Nokia, what made her fall in love with Finland, and the heady days of working in MeeGo …
 
A true original stalwart and pioneer of the original Nokia blogging days, we are excited to have Darla Mack on this week. Darla shares her experiences getting into Nokia tech, and meeting her own Nokia staff and blogging heroes. The story of the treasured pink N95 is also revealed, and how she met Spike Lee. This is a chat we enjoyed very much, wit…
 
Ricky Cadden, a name that needs no introduction, is on this week's instalment of the Nokia Chronicles. You may know him from sites back in the day such as Symbian-Guru and MobileBurn. Waxing lyrical about the heady old days of Nokia phones, his origins with blogger relations in the Symbian world, and what finally tipped him over the edge to make th…
 
This week we catch up with one of the nicest YouTubers around, Grant from Grant Likes Tech. We delve into the older histories of Nokia devices in the USA, and what got Grant excited enough to acquire a Lumia 1520 straight out of college. Grant also shares his iconic Top 5 Nokia devices of all time - and shares his true feelings about HMD Global and…
 
This week we catch up with Dan Carter, an OG of the Nokia blogging world harkening back to the days of the Nokia N95. We cover his beginnings in the mobile review scene, his experiences at events such as MWC, CES and Nokia World's, and wax lyrical about his love of older Nokia devices. And for some reason, we discover that Lumia's aren't exactly th…
 
One of our idols, John Velasco, is on this week's episode of the Nokia Chronicles. You might know him from websites such as Phone Arena and Android Authority. We discuss John's origins with the first Nokia phone he owned, his love for the quirky Nokia models released back in the day and his favourite memories of Nokia. We also discover that John Ve…
 
Two big guests on this week's episode of the Nokia Chronicles. We have Tom Messett and John Kneeland,, responsible for digital marketing, social media and product management. Join them as they recount their experiences working at Nokia, along with some interesting tidbits on tech-related events during their tenure at Nokia. The Z Launcher and N1 ta…
 
The first of our deep dives this week, as we are joined by our old friends Abdulla and Marin from TheMrNokia and NokiaMob. We speak about the good and bad sides regarding HMD, and what they can do with the brand name of Nokia to make in-roads with their phones. A very insightful and thoughtful round table discussion, with some deep perspectives on …
 
This week - Daniel Rubino, a name that needs no introduction, in the world of mobile computing. We discuss the storied history of Nokia in the USA, along with Daniel's thoughts on Microsoft's operation of Nokia both pre and post-acquisition. Dan also shares his favourite tech innovations made possible by Nokia, and 3D Touch on the cancelled McLaren…
 
We are back with a bang this week, with mobile industry heavyweight Steve Litchfield joining us this week. In today's episode, we hear Steve's detailed thoughts on the current state of mobile phone imaging, from a man with a finger on the pulse for the last three decades. Steve also shares how he was affected by the demise of the 'old' Nokia in the…
 
A little detour this week on the Nokia Chronicles, as we take a look at the prices of some old Nokia devices on marketplace sites such as Facebook and Gumtree. Ridiculous prices, ridiculous item descriptions and some warnings for those of you out there looking to buy second-hand Nokia devices. Where to find Justin Cohen and Adrian Hughes: =========…
 
We are absolutely stoked to have Rafe Blandford on the podcast this week. From his early days covering pre-Symbian products to the heady Nokia days, Rafe has been a staple of the tech world, reporting on the latest Nokia mobile news and reviews. In today's episode we cover his blogging origins, his passion and love for what Nokia has done through t…
 
We have reached Episode 10! Myriam Joire of Engadget, Pebble and MobileTechPodcast fame joins us this week. On today's episode, we discuss Myriam's origins in the blogging and podcasting world, time in the media with Nokia and Stephen Elop, and other fond memories of the old Nokia/Lumia days. We also cover Myriam's Top 5 Nokia devices, Nokia's grea…
 
Blogging alumni of MyNokiaBlog and UnleashThePhones, Michael Faro-Tusino, joins us on the podcast this week. From reaching out to one of the gods of Nokia news, Jay Montano, Michael's passion for Nokia/Maemo/Meego devices grew to the point of being able to meet Stephen Elop in India and attend Nokia World in Abu Dhabi. A nuanced chat with an articu…
 
Tomi Adebayo joins us on the pod this week. Host and presenter of GadgetsBoy and Electrifying on YouTube. From one of his first mobile phones with the Nokia 3210, Tomi has many fond memories of Nokia devices and has worked his way up to be one of UK's premier tech reviewers and YouTubers. A man of many talents, that has some exciting snippets regar…
 
This week on the Nokia Chronicles, we chronicle a few old Nokia blogging and review websites. A trip down memory lane, not only into the writers and bloggers of the time, but trends in mobile phone tech during that period. We're sure that a lot of you can relate to visiting these websites back in the day. Where to find Justin Cohen and Adrian Hughe…
 
Dean Pattrick (Nokia networks, Nokia Music/Ovi Music/MixRadio) joins us on the pod this week. From the military to working behind the scenes with the early incarnations of 2G/3G networks, and mixing with the world's biggest pop and rock stars in his evangelical role at Nokia MixRadio, Dean truly has seen and conquered all. Also an avid fitness man,…
 
Marin Ordulj (founder and editor-in-chief of NokiaMob) joins us on this week's episode of Nokia Chronicles. An engaging chat with one of the most passionate Nokia bloggers out there. Some hard-hitting questions, for a feel-good episode that won't soon be forgotten. Where to find Marin: =================== Website: https://nokiamob.net/ Twitter: htt…
 
Adrian and Justin sit down with Abdulla Zaki (TheMrNokia) and get to know the brains and brawn behind one of the fastest-growing Nokia-focussed channels on YouTube. Wearing make-up in YouTube videos, buying iconic Nokia models on launch day, and the story behind that Camaro hat --- all on this week's episode of Nokia Chronicles. Where to find TheMr…
 
Our follow up to the incredible ‘Three Body Problem’, we revisit this rich world. Does the story survive a translation from a different author? Let’s take a spin through the future, and how humanity would survive an alien first contact! Shop for ‘The Dark Forrest’ on Amazon https://amzn.to/2KxQqBj Download this week’s show as an audio … Continue re…
 
A near future colony on the moon! A protagonist who flirts with criminal activities. A noir caper to change the face of the lunar economy. ‘Artemis’ is a fun romp through sci-fi crime from the author of ‘The Martian’. Andy Weir delivers just enough science to keep the story grounded, but just enough drama to … Continue reading "Geek Book Club 013 –…
 
Our first fantasy novel on the Geek Book Club, with a fun insider story from Andrew. He knows the author! The first book of the “Barrow” series introduces the setting; the city of Barrow on the Thousand Stars Plane. Andrew sat down with John Deakins to chat about writing the book, publishing, and fantasy stories. … Continue reading "Geek Book Club …
 
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