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Released: 2010-12-20Filed under: News, Press Releases is proud to announce the first alpha version of Gravity 1.5 with a broad number of new features, bug fixes and a completely renewed Facebook section.

Gravity’s gorgeous fullscreen User Interface has been further improved and is now available for all Symbian platforms: Symbian^3, S60v5 and S60v3.

Gravity comes with its own beautifully designed virtual keyboard for touchscreen based phones. Of course, the keyboard is also compatible with portrait mode.

Gravity on the Nokia N8 Gravity on the Nokia 5800

A lot of work has been spent on polishing the user interface. If you look closely at Gravity’s new UI, you will see round edges, engraved buttons and shadows for a three-dimensional look & feel and of course semi-transparent controls wherever they enhance the user experience.

Gravity Keyboard on the Nokia 5800 Gravity on the Nokia N8

The Facebook section of Gravity has been rewritten and it supports Messages, Notifications, Viewing of Users’ Wall Posts, Posting to a User’s Wall and features a new Post & Comments View.

Gravity 1.50 is available as an alpha test version from the following link:

RELEASE NOTES for Gravity 1.5 Build 6685


  • Your own tweets that have been retweeted are shown in the “My Tweets” tab
  • The “In-Reply-To” button will show all retweets of your (retweeted) Tweet
  • Browse all your own Favourites by scrolling down (automatically loading more)
  • Browse all User Tweets (from a user’s profile) by scrolling down
  • Tweets sent in offline mode will be shown in the drafts section now


  • Support for Messages and Notifications has been added
  • Posts now show the picture and additional description text
  • Browse a user’s Wall and post to the Wall
  • Read up to 30 most recent comments in a special Post & Comment view

Virtual Keyboard

  • Virtual Keyboard for Symbian^3 & S60v5 in both portrait and landscape mode
  • Landscape mode virtual keyboard finally has Close & Send keys
  • Key button popups are rendering correctly on the left and right sides of the keyboard
  • A special Edit key opens the phone’s default editor
  • The keyboard supports English, German, French, Spanish and Portuguese Layout


  • The new S^3 fullscreen mode is now available for S60v5 as well
  • A new notification icon (exclamation mark) shows failed/scheduled tweets
  • Auto-More: List automatically loads and displays tweets from Cache
  • Preview of pictures supports now
  • Google Reader now synchronizes read/unread posts on startup
  • Twitter/Facebook buttons have been added to the new keyboard for Foursquare
  • “Check-in here” added to the Foursquare history tab

Bug Fixes

  • Google Reader: a very old crashing Bug has been fixed (USER 130)
  • UI Layout crashing bug fixed (KERN-EXEC 3)
  • JSON Parser has been fixed for Twitter (”change of your identity” Bug & RT Bug)
  • Background Power-Safe mode was broken and has been fixed