Smartphone makers are seeking to emulate and put their own spin on Apple's success as more than just a device maker but as a services provider and maybe even a lifestyle brand. The question is whether device companies can provide services and products to consumers beyond smartphones that actually make their lives better.
LAS VEGAS--Nokia plans to focus both its technical innovations and marketing for its Lumia phones running Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 software on its imaging and location capabilities, according to a senior Nokia executive.
Nokia and Microsoft will hold a media event in New York City on Sept. 5 in what is widely expected to be an unveiling of Nokia's first Windows Phone 8 smartphones.
Nokia said it would cut an additional 10,000 jobs by the end of 2013 and it lowered its outlook for the second quarter. The actions are CEO Stephen Elop's latest attempt to turn around the struggling company as it embraces Microsoft's Windows Phone platform.
NEW ORLEANS--Nokia (NYSE:NOK) is not concerned by LG Electronics' decision to focus more on smartphones running Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android platform and less on Microsoft's (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows
BARCELONA, Spain--Nokia (NYSE:NOK) intends to continue reducing the cost of its Lumia-branded smartphones running Microsoft's (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows Phone software in the United States, though it's
Weber with Nokia's Chris Weber Last week at the Consumer Electronics Show, Nokia (NYSE:NOK) unveiled the LTE-capable Lumia 900 Windows Phone for AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T), and T-Mobile
LAS VEGAS--The buzz around Microsoft's (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows Phone has been palpable here at the Consumer Electronics Show. The platform received a glowing appraisal in the New York Times shortly
LAS VEGAS--Nokia (NYSE:NOK) will continue to provide exclusive, unique devices running Microsoft's (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows Phone software to U.S. carriers in a bid to grow its presence as it tries
As expected, Nokia (NYSE:NOK) teamed with T-Mobile USA to launch its first U.S. smartphone running Microsoft's (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows Phone software, the Lumia 710, marking Nokia's re-entrance into