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Convert .dm files from OVI store to .sis or .sisx in Linux

A dm file can be easily made a true sis(x) file. Just open the .dm file that you got from the Ovi Store with a good text editor like Notepad++. In linux use ghex, it is available in Universe. Launch Your Editor Launch ghex and open your file. In the right hand pane, delete from […]

[ More ] July 11th, 2012 | No Comments | Posted in gnu/linux, hardware, n85, software, ubuntu |

Straight Talk Sim, Nokia N85, and APN Setup

Just received my Straight Talk sim card from them. I ordered the AT&T full sized sim card. I was pretty excited because I got it right before the expiration of my old prepaid service ran out. I was using RedPocket before, at $59.99 for unlimited talk, text and data. I had been using it for […]

[ More ] July 9th, 2012 | No Comments | Posted in hardware, n85 |

n85, internet and fm radio

Ok, so I just started a new contract and they have a no streaming radio policy. Fair enough, it is their bandwidth. Basically I just wanted to point out that the n85 is capable of picking up local FM stations and will even download the local station guide for you. Additionally, any internet radio with […]

[ More ] January 29th, 2010 | No Comments | Posted in hardware, media, n85, sound, web |

n85 – Conversation doesn’t work…

I tried the Nokia program Conversation.But it didn’t do anything. But then I copied my SIM contacts to the phone. Now it works. So to use Conversation, all your contacts have to be on the phone.

[ More ] February 27th, 2009 | No Comments | Posted in hardware, software |

Nokia n85 aka “The best phone I’ve ever owned”

I got an n85. In making my decision, I used various sources. GSM Arena Vox YouTube – Mobile Burn Of course, Howard Forums. From what I have read and from my own experience with the phone in the last month, the more I feel like I have gotten in on the N-series and Nokia in […]

[ More ] February 15th, 2009 | No Comments | Posted in hardware |