Nokia to N-Gage developers in Brighton

Mobile giant to reveal platform details at Develop conference
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Nokia is readying itself to reveal more details about its next-generation N-Gage platform at next week’s Develop conference.

The company will be presenting three sessions at the conference, which takes place from July 24th-26th at the Metropole Hotel in Brighton.

The talks will cover the software front-end and community features of the new N-Gage service, Nokia’s drive to improve ‘the entire framework of mobile gaming’ and technical aspects of the new platform from a game developer’s point of view.

Details on the talks are as follows:

The Next Generation of Mobile Gaming?

Martin O’driscoll, business manager (games)
Tuesday July 24th

The N-Gage User Experience
Scott Howard, N-Gage Arena game product manager
Wednesday July 25th

Developing for the N-Gage Platform
Miikka Skaffari, Online SDK product manager
Thursday July 26th

More information can be found at the Develop conference website.


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