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Install an Alternative OS on a Nokia N9

The goal is to install Maemo Leste which, according to this page is also available for the N9. Possibly also the N9 image from here. In any case, getting Ubiboot to work appears to be the first step. I am using the instructions from the swagman/juice Readme since they seem to be more suitable for Li...

Installing a Commercial SSL Server Certificate (nginx)

Since CACert still isn't "Browser Trusted", and I still don't want to use letsencrypt, I decided to give this a try. The company resides inside the European Union and is the cheapest I could find. This was the process to get the certificate for anyone who's interested: Pay first. Get an o...

Resurrect a Nokia N9

In my ongoing efforts to get rid of Android, I stumbled upon an older device on our national ebay equivalent: A Nokia N9. A little history: Nokia was great in the mobile phone market, but it took some wrong turns in the smartphone sector and got outcompeted. Microsoft played an active role in it - f...

No More Android - Part 2 - Welcome back, Nokia!

Nokia 130 New for 35€. I happened to still have a 2GB MicroSD card lying around, and put it in there. And a SIM card of course. Charging and connection to the computer via USB (not C, but the slightly older - MicroUSB I think). It has a headphone plug, can play MP3s (and MP3s only) and an FM Radio. ...