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The N9: It's not a Windows Phone.
Nokia Phone NewsJune 22, 2011

Nokia N9 Announced: Packs MeeGo, 8 Megapixel Camera, and Swiping

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted anything really worthwhile on this blog. Then again, it’s been a long time since there’s been any worthwhile Nokia news. And so, after a four-month hiatus, it’s time again to look at one of Nokia’s latest phones: the oft-rumored N9.

Wireless Industry News12/21/2008

Ouch? New Taxes on Smartphones Being Considered in EU

A new law being considered in the European Union would turn certain smartphones into “multi-functional devices,” which on the surface just sounds like a pointless name change. But the change comes with some stiff penalties. Aka taxes. Phones that feature a built-in mobile TV receiver would be taxed a whopping 14%, while devices with integrated [...]

Wireless Industry News12/19/2008

Report: Mobile Phone Market Will Slow in 2009…Again

It seems good news in the cell phone world is in short supply these days. A new report from research firm IDC says that phone shipments will be 1.9% lower in 2009 than in 2008. And there’s plenty more where that came from…

Wireless Industry News11/16/2008

A World of Hurt for Nokia, and Everyone Else

Ouch: Nokia reported Friday that fourth quarter industry mobile phone sales would be far lower than expected – 20 million phones lower, to be exact. The company also painted a pretty bleak picture for the future, thanks to a certain global recession. Nokia didn’t give any hard numbers for 2009, other than to say that [...]

Wireless Industry News9/6/2008

Nokia Reports Declining Market Share, Stock Gets Hammered

It’s never a good thing when a company issues a press release for the sole purpose of dropping some bad news on the table. Today’s epic fail press release comes direct from Nokia, with this not-so-upbeat announcement: “Nokia now expects its mobile device market share in the third quarter 2008 to be lower than in [...]

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