nokia n900

Nokia N900 Hacked With Froyo, While Androids Are Still Waiting

Nokia would be doing much better if they’d announced last week that along with ditching Symbian for high-end devices, they were adopting Android too. Sadly they’re sticking with Maemo – but as this video demonstrates, you can Androidise it yourself.

Niko The Nokia N900-Powered Lego Mindstorms Robot Receives Commands From Twitter

Twitter’s good for a lot of non-passive-aggressive activities, like controlling Lego Mindstorm robots. This time it’s not a HTC Hero pulling the shots though – it’s one of those ultra-hackable Nokia N900 phones.

Nokia N900 Hacked Into A Remote Trigger Flash For Nikon D40

It’s subconsciously getting drummed into us from all sides, but just in case you haven’t heard it yet: the Nokia N900 is the most hackable phone around. It may not be the best phone, but it sure is open source.

Use A Sixaxis Controller To Play Emulated Games On Your N900

You’ve made a PS3 controller out of a Nokia N900, but all you really want is to use a Sixaxis controller to play emulated games on the device. Thanks to these instructions, now you finally can.

Firefox Mobile 1.0 Burrows Onto Nokia N900s

Firefox Mobile crawled into its first pockets last night, going live on Maemo5. The mobile version retains the full awesomeness of the Awesome Bar and includes WeaveSync for keeping tabs, passwords and bookmarks straight across desktop and mobile versions.

Watch The Nokia N900 Dual-Boot Maemo And Android

Though it’s only a proof of concept for now, this clip shows the hack-friendly Nokia N900 dual-booting Maemo and Android. It’s just a taste, but as Brandon says, “its real and it could be spectacular.”