Nokia Rakes in Money Post Microsoft
Jan29

Nokia Rakes in Money Post Microsoft

The new Nokia is doing very week it seems. The company is a different animal to what it was even this time last year; it sold its devices and services to Microsoft, stopped making smartphones, and focused on software like the Android Z Launcher and HERE Maps. The results have been very good according to Nokia’s earnings call. The company raked in $512 million in net income during the last quarter on the back of revenue of $4.3...

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Meizu to use Nokia for Global Smartphone
Jan22

Meizu to use Nokia for Global Smartphone

Nokia cannot make its own smartphone, per the company’s agreement with Microsoft. However, the Finnish brand is still in the hardware game in different ways it seems. According to reports coming from China, Meizu is interested in selling its handsets outside of Southeast Asia, but the Chinese company does not think its name holds enough sway with Western consumers. Meizu makes some great smartphones, but it’s true that the company...

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Nokia Diehards are at a Crossroad Right Now

Microsoft is now fully in charge of Nokia's handset division and now Nokia can use it's own name on whatever it likes as long it's not smartphones and they did just that by introducing an Android tablet the other day.  The trouble is no one at Nokia actually made it. They designed it, put their name on it and slapped the Nokia X launcher on it over top of Lollypop. The rest is ENTIRELY handled by Foxconn. (manufacturing, distribution,...

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Nokia Surprises With N1 Tablet

Nokia may have left the smartphone making game, but the company is clearly still into hardware after surprising many today with the new N1 tablet. Only the company’s second ever slate, this is an Android running tablet that is being made in conjunction with Chinese brand Foxconn, with Nokia licensing the software, design, and brand name. Your eyes do not device you as the N1 is almost a like for like clone of Apple’s iPad Mini; it...

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Lumia Users Shouldn’t Expect Denim Update Till 2105
Nov17

Lumia Users Shouldn’t Expect Denim Update Till 2105

According to the latest report from British carrier O2 there will be no presents of the Denim variety under the the Christmas tree this year for Lumia users.  The release of the Lumia 930 with the update pre-installed gave users hope that all Lumia devices would be receiving this update very shortly. Sadly this is not true.  In fact in a statement O2 had this to say: It's coming, but we're not expecting Microsoft to release these this...

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