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LEAKED: Nokia's Very First Windows Smartphone

Engadget | Posted 08.23.2011 | Technology

Ok, this one's odd. In fact, we didn't believe the images until a video just surfaced showing Nokia CEO, Stephen Elop, foolishly asking a crowd of peo...

10 Brands That Will Disappear Next Year

24/7 Wall St. | Douglas A. McIntyre | Posted 08.21.2011 | Business

24/7 Wall St. has created a new list of brands that will disappear, which includes Sears (NASDAQ:SHLD), Sony Pictures (NYSE:SNE), American Apparel (NY...

Nokia's First Microsoft Smartphones To Hit Shelves This Year

Posted 08.21.2011 | Technology

(ALEX KENNEDY, AP/THE HUFFINGTON POST) SINGAPORE -- Finnish handset maker Nokia Corp. plans to introduce its first mobile phones using the Microsoft W...

New Smartphone Is The First--And Last--Of Its Kind

Posted 08.21.2011 | Technology

By Harry Suhartono SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Nokia Chief Executive Stephen Elop unveiled a new smartphone on Tuesday that uses software the firm plans ...

10 Companies That Radically Transformed Their Businesses | JOSH SANBURN | Posted 08.16.2011 | Business

IBM turned 100 today, the rare company to thrive a century after it was founded. But in the 1980s and 1990s, many people had written the company off. ...

Nokia Wins Huge Payout From Apple

Posted 08.14.2011 | Technology

By Tarmo Virki, European Technology Correspondent HELSINKI | Tue Jun 14, 2011 7:18am EDT (Reuters) - Nokia notched up a rare victory against arc...

Nokia CTO Leaves

Posted 08.09.2011 | Technology

By Ritsuko Ando and Georgina Prodhan HELSINKI/LONDON (Reuters) - Nokia said its technology chief was on indefinite leave after a media report of st...

Nokia Uses Dismembered Barbies To Pitch New Phone

The Huffington Post | Laura Stampler | Posted 08.03.2011 | Technology

What sells cell phones better than dismembered, dancing Barbie dolls? Using Lady Gaga as a spiritual guide, Nokia is using an edgy -- read: fright...

Advertising in China: What's New, What's Not

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 08.02.2011 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

Luxury goods are a tool for career advancement in China. In the PRC, the key benefit of shower gel is "an energizing shower experience that helps me start the day with a kick."

Laura Stampler

Smartphones For Women? | Laura Stampler | Posted 07.12.2011 | Technology

What surfs and texts and is pink all over? The answer, according to some tech industry watchers, is the first smartphone specifically geared toward...

Nokia Focuses On Windows By Slashing Jobs

Posted 06.27.2011 | Technology

HELSINKI (Tarmo Virki, European Technology Correspondent) - Nokia will axe 7,000 jobs and outsource its legacy Symbian software to slash 1 billion eur...

Google, Apple Questioned By House Republicans On Location Tracking

The Hill | Posted 06.26.2011 | Technology

House Republicans on the Energy and Commerce Committee raised concerns about consumer privacy policies at major technology companies in the aftermath ...

PARTNERS: Nokia, Microsoft Ink Major Deal

Posted 06.21.2011 | Technology

By Tarmo Virki, European Technology Correspondent (HELSINKI) - Nokia Oyj's earnings fell less than expected in the first quarter and the company si...

Nok-Y-Mic: Why Nokia and Microsoft need Yahoo! to Compete in the Next Chapter of the Smartphone Wars

Alistair Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Alistair Goodman

Microsoft and Nokia joining forces was inevitable. What's missing in this narrative is the role of web giant Yahoo -- who has partnered with both Nokia and Microsoft over the past few years.

Bianca Bosker

Nokia Has More To Worry About Than Apple And Google | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Nokia's cell phone software has been compared to a turkey, a rotting corpse, and, by the company's own chief executive, a "burning platform" about to ...

Google's Android Named Number 1

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The global smartphone market is booming, and Google's Android platform was leading the pack during the fourth quarter 2010, according to a recent repo...

Can You Name The World's Top 5 Phone Makers?

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

International Data Corporation (IDC) has released its quarterly Worldwide Mobile Phone Tracker report, which listed statistics for quarterly and annua...

The Chinese Consumer: Still Projecting and Protecting

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tom Doctoroff

Contemporary Chinese society, still Confucian to the core, is driven by the need for societal acknowledgment and diffused insecurity. Consumer behavior, characterized by status projection and risk avoidance, reflects these truths.

Nokia Bureaucracy Stifled Innovation, Ex-Managers Say | KEVIN J. O’BRIEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

[Nokia CEO Stephen Elop's] biggest obstacle, according to Mr. Hakkarainen, as well as two other former employees and industry analysts, may well be No...

Nokia CRASHES HTC's Event With Balloons, Hate

Engadget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Nokia's taken it to the next level here, sending a phalanx of young folks with giant red balloons reading "I know where I'm going with Nokia's Ovi Map...

‘Nokia Is Back' And Ballsy: ‘We're Not Sorry We're Not Apple'

mocoNews | Robert Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Nokia's beaten-down top dogs opened their annual Nokia World show in London Tuesday morning with a blunt and rousing pep talk and a direct riposte to ...

The Camel and the Cell Phone

Vicky Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Vicky Collins

We have gotten to a place where we are so interconnected that you can no longer escape, even in some of the most remote spots on earth.

12 Famous Companies' Surprising Beginnings

Wallet Pop | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Quick, when you think of Nokia, what immediately comes to mind? Cell phones, right? Most of us would be surprised to know that Nokia didn't start out ...

TED, Solar Power, Windpower, and All Things Amerikana: A Conversation with Thomas Dolby

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"Among other things I do," says the British musician, "I'm the music director of an organization called TED or Technology, Education and Design. That's an annual get together of people sort of figuring out how to save the planet."

Phone Companies' Request to Obama Is a Ray of Hope for Cubans

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

The request to Obama from Nokia, AT&T and Verizon, asking for an easing of the embargo and trade with Cuba, is a ray of hope. If we have managed to do so much with so little, what will happen when sending a text is as easy as talking?