The Nokia Ovi Suite 2.0 has been designed from a clean slate and offers a new, more user-friendly approach to Nokia’s PC software. The completely new user interface gives you easy access to your important files and information, all through one simple window. The new update release of Nokia Ovi Suite 2.0 Beta has just been released for you today. So make sure you check for updates next time you log in. If you don’t have Nokia Ovi Suite 2.0 Beta installed yet, then you can download it from here.
Nokia Beta Labs have release a great new application, the Nokia Braille Reader, which brings SMS to the blind and visually impaired. It captures received SMS messages and brings them to the foreground for reading using Braille and tactile feedback. The application was concepted together with actual users and researchers focusing on the topic, and this is the first experimental version of that concept. The Braille Reader is compatible with all S60 5th Edition devices.
Nokia Java Runtime 2.0 for S60 (JRT 2.0) is a totally re-written Java mobile execution environment for Nokia S60 devices. There are several bug corrections in the new update, however the most significant fix is the change to the conversion functionality. This should prevent situations where the device’s C: drive will get full. In addition, the guys over at the Nokia Beta Labs have made major changes under the hood. From now on, Java Runtime will be developed and released independent from S60 releases. This means that you will always get the latest version directly to your phone, using the built-in Nokia S60 Software Update functionality. Detail list of changes after the jump…
Adobe flash Lite 3.1 is now available for the recently announced Nokia 5530 XpressMusic. The 5530XM is a S60 5th Edition device with a resistive touch screen, and sports a stunning a 2.9″, bright nHD (640 x 360 pixels and 16:9 aspect ratio) display. The new update brings Flash Player 9 and ActionScript 2.0 support, and enhances support for online video and music services. Other improvements include touch usability, web browsing experience and defect fixes. To get this software through your device, select Applications > SW update > Options > Start update.