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Nokia gets green light for Navteq deal

The European Commission approved Nokia's acquisition of digital map data firm Navteq. The deal is supposed to close within the next five business days. Nokia first announced its $8.1 billion

Nokia buys Symbian to give it away

The open source arena opened up wide last week when Nokia made the surprise announcement it will acquire the remaining shares of mobile software licensing company Symbian Limited and team with Sony

Handset sales sluggish thanks to weak economy

The weakening economy has caused several brokerage firms to reduce their 2008 handset sales forecasts and many are predicting that handset makers such as Motorola, Nokia and others will feel the

Austrian operator launches mobile TV services

From June 13, mobilkom Austria's subscribers will be able to enjoy two new mobile TV services. The first is the A1 TV PLUS service which combines 3G/UMTS streaming with DVB-H technology and which

Report: Nokia's iPhone killer "Tube" will debut in 4Q

In a research note, Avian Securities analyst Matt Thornton says he thinks Nokia is on track to deliver its first touchscreen device, the Tube, in the second half of the year, probably in the fourth

Nokia urges Linux developers to learn cell phone business model

While only having one platform using Linux--its N800 tablet series--Nokia has called upon the Linux community to better understand how the mobile handset business works if they're interested in

Global smartphone sales grow 29 percent in Q1

Worldwide smartphone sales totaled 32.2 million units in the first quarter of 2008, a 29.3 percent increase over the year-ago quarter, according to a new report issued by market research firm

Nokia Siemens targets Ericsson for #1 slot

Perhaps to deflect thoughts from the dismal market conditions, the new head of radio access at Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN), Marc Rouanne, said he was aiming to overhaul the major competitor,

Leading content provider signs revenue share deal with Nokia

Pushing forward with its strategy to increase its revenues from mobile services has seen Nokia sign a revenue-sharing deal with Buongiorno, the world's largest mobile content provider. Nokia will

Qualcomm follows Nokia into services arena

While not fully accepting that it was mimicking Nokia, Qualcomm executives have outlined plans for the company that will target increased revenues by working with operators at a data services and