5 August 2014
On July 31, Jolla announced their new deal with telecom operator 3 in Hong Kong. The phone will be available from August 12. To celebrate the news Jolla gives away an unique VIP package including a special box, Jolla phone and all 4 official TOH covers.
3 August 2014
23 July 2014
A while ago Jolla users started to tweet photos taken with their Jolla (or with their Jolla in the picture) from all around the world. Now that it is summer them and people tend travel around a lot we get to see some nice shots from around the world.
In case you are a Twitter user as well, please help to make this photo collection even bigger.
21 July 2014
18 July 2014
Sailﬁsh OS Hardware Adaptation Development Kit Documentation release 1.0.1-EA1. This documentation helps you set up a Mer-core based Linux system that will run on an Android device, on top of the existing Android Hardware Adaptation kernel and drivers.
After the false report about Jolla being officially sold in China, there is true news today. Jolla phones are coming to India within a month and are being distributed via Snapdeal, an online marketplace being based in New Delhi, India.
This is Jolla's first campaign outside Europe and thus a confirmation for their expansion plans.
17 July 2014
@b0bben on Twitter) just posted a video of a Sailfish Spotify client which was developed by him and Pär Bohrarper (@rogueops) as a Hackday project. The user interface shown in the video really looks great and could be an example for other, future Sailfish OS apps.
It's not sure though if this app gets ever released - follow Bob Jelica if you want to get the latest update about the project.
16 July 2014
[Updated article] Some thoughtful readers (who understand Chinese) disagreed with the assumption that Jolla already officially sells their phone on Taobao.com and confirmed that this is wrong news. Please read comments below. Despite that, Jolla will sell their phone in China in the near future.
It seemed that the Jolla smartphone is being sold in on Taobao.com (via @fenditsim on Twitter).