News of Note—Apple, Nokia, Facebook and more

news of note

Here are some other stories we're following this morning:

> Xiaomi secured a $1 billion loan to expand its international presence and offline retail footprint. TechCrunch article

> Apple will reportedly pay Nokia $2 billion for the use of its wireless patents. Phone Arena article

> A case study examined the shortcomings of Facebook’s Free Basics internet service. Engadget article