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Nokia partners with Microsoft on smartphones

These days, it’s clear Nokia is in some degree of hot water. It was still the leading manufacturer in yesterday’s figures from Gartner for the global mobile market, but its share.. more
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Android becomes top smartphone platform

It was bound to happen sooner or later, and turns out it was sooner, as according to tech analysts Canalys, Android has now beat out Symbian when it comes to smartphone.. more
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Nokia X7 US launch cancelled

Nokia may still be leading the pack when it comes to smartphones, but it’s a lead which is in danger of slipping further. With the meteoric rise of Android, Symbian is.. more
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Skype acquires mobile video experts Qik

Skype has announced the acquisition of Qik, a provider of mobile video software and services. Qik was established in 2006 and offers flexible solutions for capturing and sharing video across mobile devices and the web. The Qik service allows video to be shared in real-time,.. more
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Nokia readies multiple Symbian updates for 2011

Nokia is set to give its ailing operating system Symbian some considerable attention next year. You might recall that at the beginning of last month, Nokia took back control over the development of Symbian from The Symbian Foundation (which has been relegated to the role.. more
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Nokia X7-00 smartphone leaked

A phone thought to be the Nokia X7-00 has been spotted on the net, showing off its mobile gaming capabilities. According to a report on Engadget, the video of a smartphone running Need for Speed pretty slickly is likely to be the X7 in action... more
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Wednesday NewsBytes: Queen has 200,000+ Facebook fans; Android now on 25% of smartphones worldwide

The Queen now has 205,000 fans on her Facebook page. She had just shy of 200,000 this morning, so it appears that her explosion in social networking popularity over the last 48 hours is now spluttering out. The pro and anti royalty debates are still.. more
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Android now on a quarter of smartphones

It’s no secret that Android has experienced massive success this year, propelled forward by manufacturers such as Samsung, HTC and Motorola. But the latest Gartner figures (highlighted by Ubergizmo) for the market share of operating systems on smartphones worldwide in Q3 of this year really.. more
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Nokia retakes reins of Symbian OS

Nokia is to take back control of the development of the Symbian operating system. The Symbian Foundation, which has been overseeing the platform since 2008, piloting it on an open source course, will be relegated to the role of a licensing body. The move comes.. more
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Nokia mulls Windows Phone 7 adoption?

Never mind Symbian or MeeGo, it seems Nokia could be set to produce a phone which is powered by Microsoft’s about-to-be-released operating system. This potential shift in OS strategy comes with the appointment of new Nokia boss Stephen Elop, who has been given permission to.. more
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