The new Symbian Foundation identity, home of Nokia's recently open sourced mobile phone OS.

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The new [Symbian Foundation][2] identity, home of Nokia’s recently open sourced mobile phone OS.
It’s intriguing how offbeat this is ([illustrations][3]), but is it trying too hard to come across as soft and cuddly? I’m a little skeptical that this identity will help attract developer goodwill, which I suppose is what they need right now to fight the notion they’re becoming irrelevant compared to the iPhone and Android platforms. Also not at all a fan of their [font choice][4].

[Reposted from [c3o][5]]

[1]: [2]: http://www.symbian.org/index.php [3]: http://www.flickr.com/photos/symbianfoundation/sets/72157616422430716/ [4]: http://symbianfoundation.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/engage-the-heart.jpg [5]: http://soup.c3o.org/post/16996508/The-new-Symbian-Foundation-identity-home-of

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