Archive for the ‘nokia n95’ Category

Synchronize your Nokia N95 in Ubuntu using USB

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

Synchronizing a Nokia phone with Windows is easy: download PC Suite and that’s all. However, PC Suite does not run on Linux at all (In my case that’s Ubuntu 8.10: Intrepid Ibex) and thus you do not have a tool to synchronize your contacts or calendar with your computer. Or is there?

Add POIs to Nokia Maps 2.0

Wednesday, October 29th, 2008

Nokia has been present on the GPS market for some time, and a half year ago the company launched their own Nokia Maps 2.0: it runs on Nokia mobile phones and, in contrary to other products, you pay for using the program – all maps are free.
If you start Nokia Maps 2.0, there is no option to import landmarks (favorites) into the program. However, I did succeed in loading the POIs!

Add POIs to Sygic McGuider (also for 7.7!)

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

Using ‘Points of Interest’ (POI) files in Sygic McGuider is not self explanatory. However, using some simple steps you can import your favorite places into McGuider!