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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.

Nokia Randomness5/13/2009

How Much Is a Nokia 1100 Worth? $34,102.50!


You’d think that a six year-old phone that can barely make phone calls and send text messages would be worth somewhere in the vicinity of 5 cents or so. But you would be wrong. Wrong to the tune of…25,000 euros, or $34,102.50 in US dollars.

Wireless Industry News4/8/2008

The End of the Bochum Affair


In a final act to close out the whole Bochum plant fiasco, Nokia annonuced that it will be paying a total of 200 million euro large ($314 million USD).

Wireless Industry News2/28/2008

And We Have Bochum Episode IV: The Other Side


As far as most people know about the Bochum “episode,” it involved Nokia, a factory, and a lot of angry workers. (and then Nokia opened up a plant in neighboring Romania) We’ve heard Nokia’s side, who claims that Bochum’s labor costs were too high to keep it operating. Formerly the Nokia Bochum plant

Wireless Industry News2/6/2008

Nokia in Bochum Episode 3


Wireless Industry News1/21/2008

Nokia vs. Germany – Part 2


After Nokia’s attempt to shut down a plant led to an angry uproar by the Governor of Bochum and his fellow Germans, two things happened: 1. Union leaders and politicians threatened a countrywide boycott of all things Nokia, which is fairly sizable considering that Germany is Nokia’s fifth-largest market. 2. Nokia’s CEO Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo met [...]

Wireless Industry News1/16/2008

Nokia Shuts Down Plant, Riles Governor


Oops, Nokia’s worst enemy is no longer Qualcomm. It’s Juergen Ruettgers. Nokia’s going to close a plant and chew bubble gum…and they’re all out of gum.



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