Check this cute adventure game developed by Gamelion for Nokia Symbian touch devices.

The winter is coming. Crazy hamster forgot to store his supplies. Now he has to visit different lands to get them before winter. Hamster is so crazy, that he sees nothing but the fruits. The lands he visits are full of traps and obstacles that he won't even notice. You have to help him and neutralize those traps. There's no time to lose! Hamster has already set off!

Control the world Hamster lives in by building bridges, extinguishing fire or using a ladder. Change the land's slant to accelerate Hamster's speed. 

Crazy Hamster Lite can be downloaded for free with limited levels and also full version (RM2.00 only) over the Ovi Store.

Crazy Hamster Lite

Crazy Hamster Full

Check out how the crazy hamster game look like

Source [Gamelion]


Nokia Betalabs has released a new version of Ovi Maps for mobile v3.06.

This new Ovi Maps released are able to download Street Maps directly to your phone without PC.

See your location on the maps, explore places nearby or anywhere in the world and share them, Navigation to your destination with free Drive or Walk in 78 countries.

These are the few major improvements of the new Ovi Maps;

  • New! Download street maps directly to your device!  A new feature called “Update” on the main menu which allows you download Street Maps directly (via WiFi) to your phone without a PC! Please note that phones without WiFi (e.g. Nokia 5230) will not work.
  • New! My Position and Search are now integrated (now called Map). When accessed, it will show your last map view
  • New! Back button in Favourites
  • New! Long tap functionality to delete & rename collections & routes
  • New! Pop up for first time use – to inform user to download new map data (when upgrading 3.04 > 3.06 for the first time)
  • New! Improved behaviours of transit lines settings in map toolbox (no more grey out)
  • New! Compass calibration hint
  • New! Refreshed place details information view
  • Pinch to zoom interaction (Only available on Symbian^3 devices)
  • Visually refreshed main menu and icons,
  • New maps with public transport lines (as a new map layer) for subways, trams and trains in 80+ cities around the world. Just click the map toolbox icon and select Transit lines,
  • Improved search experience - find places and addresses around you - or anywhere in the world - fast and easily. Browse places or enter a keyword in the search box. Now with suggestions and "did you mean?" functionality,
  • New place pages with description, reviews, pictures and places nearby. Interact with places in a whole new way - you can check in, contact, navigate, save, rate, share, report or see place on the map,
  • Share a place - send a place to your friends via SMS or Email. The SMS contains the address and a link to the place page with description, ratings, contact, URL and a mini map. The link opens up on the mobile browser (also on non-Nokia devices),
  • Check in - keep your friends up-to-date with where you are and what you're up to. Check in to places and share it with your friends on Facebook and many more social networks. See places you’ve been to in your check in history,
  • New Drive assistance mode with live traffic flow - after clicking Drive, you're instantly in drive assistance mode with live traffic flow and more. Once you start moving, get safety camera alerts and speed limit warnings,
  • More folder with many rich content services relevant to your location. Personalise your Ovi Maps by selecting the services you'd like to keep on your main menu for instant access.
  •  Traffic flow: In Drive mode, a number of improvements to the traffic flow colour scheme and layout.
Source [NokiaBetalabs]


Good and creative in making short film?

Take part in N8 Productions challenge and win an all full paid trip to experience Zero Gravity Flight in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

What will you do with it?

Here's a short video briefing on what you have to do"

Nokia N8 Producers from Nokia HD on Vimeo.

The winners will be choosen through a combination of their's video popularity and a professional judging panel.

What if you don't have a Nokia N8? Don't worry, just submit your N8 Production Idea on the competition microsite and you could win a Nokia N8 to trial and make the video happens.

Source [NokiaEurope]