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Jolla earlier today made their Sailfish OS official.  The company posted a promo video on YouTube, and that is exactly what you have embedded above. As you can see, the UI is focusing heavily on gestures. Check out the video above and decide for yourself. Enjoy! ...

Jolla logo PRESS RELEASE November 21, 2012 Sailfish advances – Sailfish OS, with SDK and UI introduced Helsinki, Finland –? Today at the Slush start?up event Jolla and Sailfish take significant steps forward and bring Sailfish Software Development Kit (SDK) for the community and showcases it effortless and innovative User Interface (UI) for the first time. Sailfish OS already supports multiple chipset technologies that are being demonstrated today in Slush, and further support is continuously being built for all the major chipsets....

Jolla Sailfish logo Here’s just a quick reminder, Jolla will today announce their Sailfish OS and the Jolla UI on top of it. The Sailfish OS builds on the Mer operating system core, which is what remains of Nokia’s MeeGo project. The Jolla UI is something that we haven’t seen or heard of before. Today’s announcement will hopefully shed some light on the project and where it’s headed. Jolla’s CEO, Marc Dillon, will take the stage at the Slush12 event in Helsinki, Finland, later today. Please use the following...

Jolla Mobile to introduce Sailfish OS and Jolla UI on November 21 Jolla Mobile just announced on Twitter that they’ll introduce the Sailfish OS and Jolla UI on November 21st at the Slush event. The event takes place at the Cable Factory (Kaapelitehdas) in Helsinki, Finland. Marc Dillon of Jolla will be on stage starting at 11:15 local time, or 9:15am GMT. Here’s the tweet by Jolla: Jolla will introduce #Sailfish OS and #Jolla UI to the world on #Slush12 stage on 21st November, 11:15 (9:15am GMT). http://slush.fi/en/agenda/ And...

Apple iPhone 5 A6 SoC Geekbench Last week, when the first iPhone 5 reviews hit the internet, it was widely reported that the device is running at 1.0GHz. However, an update to Geekbench has actually shown that the iPhone 5′s dual-cores run at 1.3GHz each. The iPhone 5 is apparently capable of adjusting the clock speed from 550MHz to 1.3GHz. This comes handy when the phone goes into power saving mode. A lower clock speed means lower power consumption. ...

Jolla MeeGo logo Jolla Ltd. and China’s Largest Smartphone Retail Chain D.Phone Sign Product Sales Agreement Jolla Ltd., a rising Finnish smartphone product company, has signed a Sales and Distribution agreement with D.Phone Group, the largest mobile phones retail chain in China. Together the companies have a shared target to reach significant sales volumes in China’s 150 million smartphone market. The agreement is such that D.Phone will start sales and distribution of Jolla smartphones in China, utilising D.Phone’s vast network...

Nokia N9 bargain This Sunday turned out to be a real bargain-Sunday. First, we heard that Nokia cut the price for the Lumia 900 in half in the States. Now, I just saw next week’s campaign in Gigantti here in Finland, and the Nokia N9 is super cheap. You’ll be able to get an unlocked 64GB Nokia N9 for only 319 EUR! That’s an unsubsidized price and with tax included. Amazing! For comparison, a 64GB iPod touch is 399 EUR. And may I remind you, the iPod touch is just a MP3-player. Now you’ll even get a phone and a massively...

Jolla MeeGo logo Yesterday was pretty hectic for the guys at JollaMobile. After our post, their Twitter account’s followers jumped from roughly 200 to over 2600 3500. It would appear that people really are interested in MeeGo Interested in what Jolla Ltd. really is? Here’s the company’s first official press release which gives you more details of the company: MeeGo Smartphones and Operating System Find a New Life in Jolla Ltd. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jolla Ltd. is an independent Finland based smartphone product company...