Remember the heady days of August 2007, when the iPhone had barely reached store shelves and the Nokia N95 was all the rage? The US International Trade Commission sure does. After reviewing an 8-year-long case, the ITC has ruled that Nokia's phones (now Microsoft's) don't infringe on InterDigital patents covering 3G cellular technology. Show More Summary
Microsoft is still in the run to transform all the old Nokia Stores in Brazil into Microsoft Stores. As we’ve mentioned before, there are more than 30 stores and dozens of other kiosks spread throughout the main cities of the large country. Yesterday, a new store was opened in the Shopping Iguatemi Forteleza, a mall […]
Nokia has signed a memorandum of understanding with a China government-backed investment company called Huaxin in order to encourage approval of its proposed acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent. The acquisition has already been approved by U.S. Show More Summary
HELSINKI (Reuters) – Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia on Friday said it has agreed to create a joint venture in China with state-owned Huaxin, following Nokia’s proposed takeover of Alcatel-Lucent. Alcatel-Lucent and Huaxin currently share a similar joint venture. According to a memorandum of understanding, Nokia said it expects to hold 50 percent plus […]
Major telecom operators are planning to up the ante with their capital spending, following the country’s largest spectrum auction earlier this year. The estimated market opportunity for telecom equipment companies is over $1 billion, which is expected to rise going forward as 4G deployment across the country accelerates. Show More Summary
With the announcement that most of Microsoft’s Nokia related operations in Finland have been closed, this effectively draws to a close the failed marriage between the computing giant and the once great mobile superpower. Microsoft also confirmed that along with the closure of Nokia Oyj’s former handset product development unit in Salo,Finland, that 2,300 jobs [...]
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Miss playing snake on your Nokia phone? Don’t worry, you can now experience the nostalgia by just searching for “bing snake” or “snake game” on Bing. A version of the classic will show up directly above the search results. The addition comes over a month after Microsoft built Pong into its Bing search results page. […]
Since Microsoft had begun to bring back Nokia in the mobile phone industry, recently it has announced its feature phone, the Nokia 222. And here are its specs. Nokia 222 Specifications Current price in America is $37. Equivalent to 1,726 Pesos when converted. Show More Summary
Many have been waiting for Microsoft to launch the two high-end Lumia handsets that we keep hearing about every now and then, Microsoft has launched two new phones today but they’re far from those Lumias. The company has launched the...Show More Summary
Back in 2013, Microsoft announced their plans to acquire Nokia’s mobile division The Redmond company paid a whopping $7.17 billion for the Finnish company and given the magnitude and implications of the acquisition, safe to say that many regulators around the world in which the companies operated had to take a look at the sale. Show More Summary
Microsoft today announced the Nokia 222, a bar-style feature phone that runs Nokia Series 30+ and includes only the most essential functions. The Nokia 222's core apps include MSN Weather, Bing Search, Opera Mini, as well as Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and Twitter. Show More Summary
Microsoft has announced the Nokia 222, as well as a dual-SIM variant. This new phone is powered by Nokia Series 30+ and offers limited connectivity to the internet at an affordable price. Utilizing both Opera Mini and Bing, Microsoft has bundled a variety of services on the Nokia 222.
There was a time when, if you'd told me I could buy a connected MP3 player with a camera, for $37, I'd have suggested a little less "jazz" in your cigarettes. Today, in 2015, that's called the Nokia 222. Of course, this isn't really a media player, it's a feature phone aimed at developing markets. Show More Summary
Microsoft today announced Nokia 222 and Nokia 222 Dual SIM feature phone devices with a 2-megapixel camera, Internet connectivity and built-in SLAM technology for sharing content. Both these devices will offer up to 20 hours talk time for both. It also has FM radio and built-in MP3 player with playback of up to 45 hours, […]
The competition watchdog gives Microsoft the green light, under several conditions, after 21 months of review.
Today, we’re introducing the Nokia 222 and Nokia 222 Dual...
We all know that mobile devices do age with time, and that means hardware and software that become obsolete by the day. However, certain devices do seem to be “fresher” than the others after some time in the market, and the Nokia Lumia...Show More Summary
For the past few months, there have been rumors that Microsoft is preparing a duo of smartphones that would finally be able to run Windows 10 out of the box. In fact, these devices are said to be spiritual successors of the Nokia Lumia 930 last year, and would come with high-end specs and features.
Microsoft has recently been making moves away from the smartphone market, taking a comprehensive $3 billion (£1.9 billion) write-off on its Nokia assets, which many took as a sign that the production of high-end handsets would come to an end. Show More Summary