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Nokia is a Finnish communications company that was the largest phone vendor (per unit) between 1988 to 2012. The company's history go back to 1871 but the Nokia that we know today (the Nokia corporation) was founded in 1967 by the merger of three Finnish companies. It is then that Nokia worked on networking equipment and was ultimately involved in the launch of the first cellular network in 1981 (Mobira Oy). Nokia because a key developer of GSM, the standard that we all know today. Although Nokia still produces a range of phones that includes entry-level handsets and Symbian smartphones, the company is counting on the Windows Phone OS to regain the share that it once had. The current flagship Windows Phone device from Nokia is the Lumia 920.

Nokia unveils three touch screen devices for its Asha series

06/05/2012, Nokia has just launched three new mobile devices today that promises a better touch screen experience to its users, as well as faster web browsing and more games. The Nokia Asha 305, Nokia Asha 306, and Nokia Asha 311 are Nokia’s latest addition to...

Nokia Maps updated, is more personal now

06/05/2012, With the advent of built-in GPS in most smartphones these days, mapping apps have certainly surged forward in terms of popularity. I am quite sure that Google Maps is a hugely popular app considering how it is free and is fairly comprehensive in developed...

Batman Nokia Lumia 900 edition is limited to just 900 units

05/30/2012, I cannot wait for the Dark Knight Rises, and hopefully Nolan’s conclusion to the Batman trilogy will offer a fitting end. I suspect that there will be plenty of tears and tense moments ahead, not to mention the constant moral struggles that Batman...

Nokia refutes waterproof coating on future Lumia and PureView phones

05/29/2012, It was just yesterday that we talked about the possibility of Finnish smartphone manufacturer, Nokia, having the intention to introduce a special kind of waterproof coating on their upcoming Lumia as well as PureView devices. I guess that is a rumor that...

Remote controlled Café receives instructions from smartphones

05/29/2012, “There is an app for that”, or so the saying goes. I suppose that this is a fact, as smartphones get more and more powerful over time, gaining additional functionality with its greater array of electronics inside. Swedish agency Perfect Fools...

O2 Germany confirms 32GB white Nokia Lumia 900

05/29/2012, If you were a bit bummed that AT&T is currently only offering a 16GB version of the Nokia Lumia 900 and you have yet to make your purchase, you might want to put it on hold for now. O2 Germany has confirmed via its Twitter that the carrier will be...

Rovio looking to fix Angry Birds for the Nokia Lumia 610

05/29/2012, It just was yesterday that we had reported that apps like Angry Birds would not be able to run on the Nokia Lumia 610, ultimately joining the ranks of other apps such as Skype and PES 2012. If that managed to put you off from purchasing a Windows Phone...

Nokia Lumia 800 spotted with Tango update in Thailand

05/28/2012, We do know that the next upgrade of Windows Phone has been given the code name “Tango”, and here we are with a Nokia Lumia 800 that was spotted in Thailand recently, where it carried the new Windows Phone Tango firmware. The changes are subtle...

Nokia Lumia 900 goes all batty with Batman model

05/27/2012, Do you fancy jumping aboard the Windows Phone bandwagon, but do not really have any idea on where you would want to start? Nokia has churned out some pretty good Windows Phone powered devices recently, and if you are interested in what the Finnish...

Nokia Phi spotted in WP Bench benchmark results

05/25/2012, Given Nokia’s close ties with Microsoft, it would not be a stretch of the imagination if the Finnish company wasn’t already working on new devices for Microsoft’s upcoming Windows Phone 8 platform, but just what exactly can we expect? While that...

Bing Maps using Nokia data for Traffic and Geocoding

05/24/2012, Microsoft has just announced that Bing now uses Nokia’s Backend Services to retrieve traffic information and Geocoding (which means mapping information based on its geo-location). Both companies have been working on this for “a lot of...

Nokia Lumia 900 sold with Windows Phone 7.5 Tango in Finland?

05/24/2012, It seems that an eagle eyed person actually managed to catch hold of a Nokia Lumia 900 smartphone which was sold over in Finland, where this particular model actually carried the Windows Phone 7.5 Tango operating system on-board? This particular update is...