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   Tue, 27.07.10

[New] Destroid - shoot'em all asteroids!
Destroid is a shoot'em all game. Destroy as many astroids as you can to get the best highscore. You can stir the space ship and shoot with the accelerometer and an on-screen joystick.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 05:33 in category

[New] Modrana - flexible GPS navigation system for the N900
Modrana by Martin Kolman is a flexible GPS navigation system with online routing and POI search, tiled maps with overlay support, automatic and batch tile download, GPX tracklog support, and more.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 04:17 in category

[New] App Search Widget - find and launch apps right from the Desktop
App Search Widget from Nicolai Hess provides fast access to your installed applications. Instead of having to scroll the long list of icons and looking for an app you want to launch, now you can quickly find it directly from the Desktop, just by typing part of its name....
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 03:25 in category

[New] CloudGPS - smooth tile mapping application for N900
CloudGPS by Damian Waradzyn is a simple yet the smoothest (using OpenGL ES) tile mapping application for the N900. Now with partial 3D and accelerometer support. It allows exploring "OpenStreetMap I" map (it shares tiles with Maep and possibly others) but future versions will allow other map sources. It can show / follow your current location. Planned features include searching and routing using CloudeMade services, portrait mode and more. This project aims to provide great user experience - without lags or delays.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 01:01 in category

[New] AutoConnect - customize WLAN and 3G auto connection interval
AutoConnect is a small application (in German) to customize the time interval for the GPRS/UMTS and WLAN Internet auto-connection.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 00:17 in category

   Mon, 26.07.10

MeeGo has been chosen by Genivi for its infotainment car system
Genivi-Alliance decided to use MeeGo as a base platform for an open-source infotainment systems for cars (In-Vehicle Infotainment IVI). The next reference release will be based on MeeGo.

Members of the Genivi-Alliance are (among others): BMW, General Motors, Hyundai, Peugeot/Citroën, Renault, Intel, ARM, Nokia, Wind River, Magneti-Marelli and Continental.

MeeGo will provide the base for the upcoming GENIVI Apollo release. In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) is a rapidly growing and evolving field that encompasses all the digital applications that can be used by all travellers in a car. Navigation, entertainment, location-based services, and connectivity to devices, car networks and broadband networks are all covered off by IVI.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 23:25 in category

   Sat, 24.07.10

[Upd] SPB TV beta 1.0.7
SPB TV (IP-TV solution) has been updated to 1.0.7 version, providing the following changes:

* On-screen sound volume control
* Video is paused while the app is going to background
* The app is now optified
* Some bug fixes.

The new version can be downloaded from our Maemo Discussion Forum (you must be logged in to see attachments).
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 03:34 in category

   Fri, 23.07.10

[New] BackupMenu - backup/restore tool creating Flasher compatible images
BackupMenu from Rob Simpson is a bootloader-based OS image backup tool. It can backup images from the N900's OS and programs to the SD card or eMMC (MyDocs). BackupMenu uses RootFS images that are compatible with Nokia's Flasher utility for easy restoration from a non-operating (i.e. bricked) state.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 03:05 in category

[New] Trojita - simple IMAP email client for Maemo
Trojita by Benson Tsai is a simple, Qt-based IMAP email client for the Nokia N900.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 02:42 in category

[New] Push-It! - One button stopwatch for the N900
Push-It! is a one button stopwatch. This program should help you doing physical exercises or can serve as a simple stopwatch. Besides being a stopwatch it also provides some calculation (delta/average) and customization.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 01:13 in category

   Thu, 22.07.10

[New] Trafikanten - plan journeys in Norway on your N900
Trafikanten by Svenn-Arne Dragly is a journey planner for Norway providing public transport information from Trafikanten's information system. The application gives you realtime information, travel search and nearest stops for the public transport.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 23:39 in category

[New] N9Profile - powerful N900 profile manager
N9Profile by Jakub Splichal is a powerful profile manager for the N900. It can create new profiles, quickly change profiles, change/activate profiles based on events in Calendars, location ID from mobile network, manage profiles based on WiFi network name, enable timed profiles (e.g. silent profile for 4 hours) and profiles for incoming calls (N900 will ring or not based on number).
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 07:30 in category

[New] LowLight - take blur- and noise-free images in low light
LowLight is a camera application for capturing photographs in low ambient light on N900. Camera captures two images of the scene, one short exposed (noisy) and one long exposed (blurry). The two images are than fused in order to preserve the sharpness of the short exposed and the colours and noise free characteristics of the long exposed image. The application allows the user to manually set the desired brightness of the final image by setting a slider.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 06:35 in category

[New] HDRcapture - take HDR photos on your N900
HDRcapture is a Nokia application based on FCam for creating extended dynamic range images on the N900. The camera automatically meters the scene and captures three images: one that correctly exposes the highlights, the other that exposes the shadows, and the third that exposes the midtones. The images are then combined together into a single image. The result is a single low dynamic range (8-bit) image but in which all areas are well exposed. The app also allows for saving of the original captured images for later offline mergning if desired (i.e. in Photoshop).
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 06:13 in category

[New] FCamera - RAW, HDR and full manual controls on the N900
FCamera by David Jacobs is a camera application for the N900. You can use it as an alternative to the built-in one. It provides significantly more manual control over capture parameters, and shoots RAW (in the Adobe DNG format). It also includes some nifty features. It has an automatic HDR mode, which has an HDR viewfinder that lets you preview the full range to be captured, and a "lucky imaging" mode in which it takes a burst of shots and only saves the sharpest. Seems not to work at the moment with Titan's kernel.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 04:48 in category

[New] DropN900 - DropBox client for the N900
DropN900 by Jonne Nauha is a DropBox client for the N900. Dropbox is the easiest way to store, sync, and, share files online.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 04:26 in category

[New] Case - two-pane file manager for the N900
Case by Lukas Hrazky is a two-pane file manager for the N900. Right now featuring move, copy and delete operations with progress indication and error handling. Still an early beta version.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 04:13 in category

[New] Atomic Tanks for Maemo
In Atomic Tanks from CtHx you annihilate the other tanks to earn money, then spend it on bigger and better shields and weapons to wipe out the opposition. Features a wide array of weapons, AI players, destructible landscape, weather, parachutes, teleports, and a wide range of other features.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 04:04 in category

[New] 9x9 Sudoku for the N900
9x9 Sudoku from Tomi Ollila is a Sudoku game playable with fingers.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 03:54 in category

[New] KitchenAlert - multitimer for baking and cooking
KitchenAlert from Heli Hyvattinen is a timer application targeted especially to use in baking and cooking. Supports running multiple timers simultaneously.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 01:13 in category

[New] Eye4 - test eye vision acuity on your N900
Eye4 by Gryllida is a simple Qt application for testing eye vision acuity on the Nokia N900.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 00:26 in category

   Wed, 21.07.10

[New] JSpeed - customizable speedometer for the N900
JSpeed by Jesse Hakanen is a customizable speedometer application for the N900.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 23:48 in category

   Tue, 20.07.10

[New] Starhash Enabler adds direct support for hash codes
Starhash Enabler by Joerg Reisenweber finally turns your N900 into a full-featured phone capable to dial GSM Service Codes directly from the dialer (Phone application).
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 07:09 in category

[New] Out-Call-Vibro - Vibration on establishing an outgoing phone call
Calling someone and having to wait for him/her to pick up the call while holding the N900 to your ear and listening to the signal? No more. Out-Call-Vibro by Victor Yagofarov will make your N900 vibrate on establishing an outgoing phone call so that you can dial a number and place your phone on a table until it vibrates when the other party picks up the call, saving your brain some miliwatts of radiation :-)
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 06:59 in category

   Mon, 19.07.10

[New] MAFW Grilo source plugin
MAFW Grilo source plugin by Xabier Rodriguez Calvar is a MAFW plugin that makes it possible to access SHOUTcast, Jamendo and YouTube content directly from the Media Player.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 05:49 in category

[New] LPairs - classical memory game for N900
LPairs from CepiPerez is a classical memory game. This means you have to find pairs of identical cards which will then be removed. Your time and tries needed will be counted but there is no highscore chart or limit to this.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 03:58 in category

[New] LastGo - another client for the N900
LastGo by Andrea Grandi is a client for MeeGo/Maemo. At the moment it only supports basic radio features: tuning user's radio, playing a song, skipping a song and displaying song information, but other basic features like scrobbling, marking a song as loved or banned, etc. are planned for the stable release.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 03:38 in category

[New] Maemo Reactor - 13 minigames training your brainpower
Maemo Reactor from Carol Alexandru is a fast-paced 2-player game that puts your reflexes, knowledge and brainpower to the test. Round after round you compete in different minigames against your opponent. Every minigame makes a statement, and if it becomes true, you have to hit your button to gain a point. If you're wrong, your opponent gets a point.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 00:58 in category

   Sun, 18.07.10

[New] Classic Cam - camera app that takes "retro" pictures
Classic Cam by Roy Hopkins is a camera application that automatically "develops" photos to give them a "retro" look, much the same as those old 70's prints you have in your photo album. You can also convert normal pictures you've taken earlier using Classic Print from the same author.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 01:25 in category

   Sat, 17.07.10

[Beta] SPB TV: IP-TV solution - invitation to beta testing
SPB Software, creator of SPB Brain Evolution game for N900, now announces the public beta program of SPB TV for N900. SPB TV is a highly usable IP-TV solution, optimized to run on mobile devices. SPB TV provides users with lots of live channels in multiple languages with easy-to-use features and settings. The application is completely free - you don't need to buy it and there is no subscription fee.

The public beta version is available for download in this thread on our Maemo forums (you need to be registered and logged in). The developer awaits your feedback.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 18:17 in category

   Thu, 15.07.10

[Upd] Opera Mobile 10.1 for Maemo 5
Opera Software has released the first beta version of Opera Mobile 10.1 for Maemo. Changelog for this build includes:

* Geolocation support.
* Javascript JIT support.
* Fix garbage display after rotation due to incorrect stride.
* Fix monospaced font in UI elements.
* Fix display of Asian fonts in UI elements.
* More efficient socket handling, decreases CPU usage slightly.
* Suspend JavaScript, animations etc. when screen saver activates.
* Reduced tearing while panning.
* Fix proxy server mixup.
* Fix crash when reading proxy settings.
* Upgraded Opera Core, including many bugfixes
* Many bugfixes to the UI.

Known issues:

* Higher memory usage, especially on JavaScript intensive sites.
* Due to timing issues with different geolocation information providers (WiFi, cell towers, GPS) first request may have poor precision.
* Fast scrolling not optimized for page rendering.
* Adobe Flash and other plugins are not supported.
* Screen tearing may be visible when panning, especially in portrait mode.
* The Maemo on-screen keyboard is not supported. Use the physical keyboard or the on screen keyboard included with Opera Mobile.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 19:38 in category

   Wed, 14.07.10

[New] 1up - simple counting application for the N900
1up from Anto@AntoArts is a simple counting application. The UI contains just a button with a number. Clicking that button increases that number by one (counts up). It can be useful for counting something, like e.g. people entering a meeting. The application also lets you reset the counter, set any initial value, subtract by one (e.g. to correct a mistake), save the result or copy it to clipboard.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 03:15 in category

[New] FrontView turns your N900 into a portable scanner
FrontView from Ben Lau turns your N900 into a portable document scanner. Use the built-in camera to take snapshots of handwritten notes, typed documents, business cards, etc. FrontView converts them to a flat document image by de-skewing it automatically.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 00:29 in category

   Tue, 13.07.10

[New] N900 Bluetooth HID Scripts
Alan Bruce has released a Bluetooth HID Scripts package for Bluetooth HID devices (keyboards and mice) including a connection GUI for devices that don't connect properly with the Maemo GUI, xkb maps and a keyboard remap script, a fixed mouse driver and a script to enable the input profile.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 03:33 in category

   Sun, 11.07.10

[New] Faster Application Manager
Faster Application Manager by Heikki Holstila is an alternative package management UI, maybe not necessarily better looking than the standard App Manager, but surely a considerably faster one...
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 23:39 in category

[New] Custom Ringtones For Your Contacts
Custom Ringtones For Your Contacts from Marco Barisione lets you set individual, separate ringtones for each of your contacts. Works for both normal calls and Skype/Gtalk/SIP.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 22:45 in category

   Sat, 10.07.10

[Upd] Buddy - budget/expense manager for Maemo
Buddy by Rama Kurvakat has been available for quite a while but it somehow didn't make it to our Maemo Software Catalog until now. It is a budget/expense manager for Maemo allowing you to record your budgets and expenses in any period in time and helps you analyze your expenditure and budgeting trend with a number of visual graphs. It also allows for archiving of data and for reading/generating CSV format files containing your expense/budget records. Data is protected with encryption.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 03:49 in category

[New] Pomodoro - task management with alarms
Pomodoro by Sakari Hyoty is a time management application with a list of tasks and a timer, helping you keep track of your work progress and things to do. It is based on The Pomodoro.
 Posted by Michal Jerz @ 00:01 in category

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