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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...

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. ...

No More Android - Part 1

Why I've Had Enough Of Android Before I even start, let me clarify one thing: LineageOS is Android, too. Every custom ROM that is based on AOSP is Android, too. For a long time I was trying to make my Android smartphone safer, better, less bloated, more useful... and always struggled with the lack...