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Nokia pulls out of WiMAX

In yet another blow to the ambitions of the WiMAX camp, Nokia has announced its intention to end production of the only WiMAX device in its portfolio, the N810 tablet PC. According to a Nokia

Nokia ends production of N810 WiMAX tablet

Although it barely saw the light of day, Nokia's N810 Internet Table WiMAX Edition is no longer in production. Nokia said it is ceasing production of the highly touted device, despite the fact that

Nokia responds to SMS "Curse of Silence" glitch

Nokia is asking operators to filter or block certain malicious SMS messages that can be sent to Symbian-based phones and used to block the phone from receiving further SMS or MMS messages, according

UIQ files for bankruptcy

UIQ, the software development platform owned by Motorola and Sony Ericsson has filed for bankruptcy in a District Court in Sweden. UIQ was one of the three Symbian-based user interfaces, and was

Nokia goes looking for a fight over touchscreen handsets

Having seen a decline in its smartphone business in 2008--the first time ever, Nokia has welcomed in the New Year by stating it will seek revenge over its competitors this year in the battle for the

2008 Year in Review: The iPhone 3G and iPhone clones

The news: AT&T Mobility launched the Apple's iPhone 3G July 11, ushering in a new era of high-speed data capable smartphones. Apple's second-generation iPhone, which featured the same sleek look

2008 Year in Review: Symbian goes open-source

Jaws dropped when in late June Nokia made the surprise announcement it would acquire the remaining shares of mobile software licensing company Symbian Limited and team with Sony Ericsson, Motorola

2008 Year in Review: The App Store rewrites the rules

Many decades from now, as you regale your grandchildren with stories of life prior to the introduction of personal jet packs, teleportation systems and family vacations to Mars, you will describe to

Check Point acquires Nokia's security appliance biz

Check Point Software has agreed to take over Nokia's security appliance business. Terms of the deal were not disclosed at this time. Over the past decade, the two companies have worked together to

Nokia 5800 XpressMusic gets FCC approval

Nokia's 5800 XpressMusic, formerly the Tube, has received FCC approval and will be landing in the United States soon, though probably unlocked and unsubsidized. So far the phone is not attached to