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Nokia Tries To Edge Out Apple By A Week
2012-08-16 10:38:11

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Confirming an earlier Bloomberg report, Nokia has said they will hold their very own media event with partner Microsoft, wherein they may introduce the very first Windows 8 phones. While new Nokia/Windows 8 phones could be exciting enough, the really interesting news about this announcement is the date: September 5th, just one week before Apple is highly expected to release their next phone. Nokia´s chief executive...

2012-08-06 18:47:39

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In the eternal debate between “first” and “best,” Nokia has chosen the former, as Bloomberg is reporting the Finnish smartphone maker could release their newest Windows 8 based devices at Nokia World on September 5th and 6th. Apple is widely expected to release their highly anticipated iPhone at an event on September 12th, though no official announcement has been made. Though Nokia hopes to have the wrapper...

Nokia Acquires Scalado, Including Staff
2012-07-24 09:10:23

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online How about some good news for the troubled Finnish smartphone maker? Nokia has said they´ve completed the acquisition of all developers, intellectual properties and technologies from Swedish imaging company, Scalado. Now, nearly 50 imaging specialists will be moving to Nokia as they try to boost their camera offerings in current and future smartphones. When the deal was announced on June 14, Nokia CEO Stephen Elop pledged...

2012-02-14 23:20:00

\The extremely popular Nokia N9 released its dazzling white version at the fag end of the year 2011. The announcement for the release was made much earlier, but the new version hit the market in December. Internet Marketing Services, a private market research organization from Ontario, have reported that the launch of the white version has increased the market demand for the phone substantially (PRWEB) February 14, 2012 Nokia N9, one of the most talked about mobile phones ever made, now has...

Nokia Shifting Handset Manufacturing To Asia
2012-02-08 10:54:04

Mobile handset maker Nokia plans to eliminate 4,000 manufacturing jobs in Hungary and Mexico, along with positions in its oldest factory, in Finland, as it shifts manufacturing to Asia, its largest market, reports Diana ben-Aaron for Bloomberg. The cuts of 8 percent of the phone business workforce bring total planned job cuts at the group under Chief Executive Stephen Elop to more than 30,000. Finland-based Nokia said most of the company´s existing production will move to existing...

Nokia Unveils New Windows 7 Smartphones
2011-10-26 13:59:03

Nokia unveiled its new Windows 7 based smartphone on Wednesday, hoping to grab back some lost market share from Apple and Samsung. The Lumia 800 and 710 smartphones are priced at roughly $375 and $580 each, both of which come equipped with Microsoft's latest smartphone software. The Lumia 800 has 16 gigabytes of internal memory and will be available in European countries in November and Hong Kong, India, Russia, Singapore and Taiwan by the year's end. The Lumia 410 features a 1.4...

2011-06-21 11:13:43

Nokia is planning to introduce mobile phones featuring the Microsoft Windows operating system this year, but is facing steep competition in the smartphone marketplace, reports the Associated Press (AP). Nokia faces strong products from the king of the smartphone hill, Apple's iPhone, Research in Motion's Blackberry line of products as well as Android choices. Less expensive products that maintain strong features are always clawing up the market hill squeezing the middle ground of the...

2011-02-11 09:12:00

ESPOO, Finland, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nokia has today announced the appointment of Chris Weber as President of Nokia Inc. (US), and head of Markets, North America as of February 11, 2011. Chris Weber comes to Nokia from his own consulting business focused on helping companies develop world class sales cultures. He is a Microsoft veteran, who during his 16 years with the company held several senior executive positions in sales, marketing and professional services. Among his key roles...

2010-11-20 06:30:00

Nokia said Friday that some of its new flagship N8 smartphones are having power issues. Customers have been reporting that their N8 turned off unexpectedly without any way to turn them back on, or refused to power on at all. "It's a very small number of phones, we don't have exact numbers," company spokesman Tapani Kaskinen told AFP on Friday. Nordea analyst Sami Sarkamies told Reuters that not all the consumers have informed Nokia about the problems, so the final number of faulty products...

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