09 Jul 2015
New York: In a major restructuring of its mobile devices business, US tech giant Microsoft yesterday said it is writing off USD 7.6 billion it spent on acquiring Nokia and will cut 7,800 jobs, but was silent on India impact.
11 Jun 2015
Chennai: Technology giant Microsoft opened its first Microsoft Priority Reseller Store in the city as it rebrands "Nokia Priority" stores. The change of brand follows the Microsoft-Nokia deal in which Washington-based firm acquired the handset business of Finland-based Nokia for USD 7.2 billion.
13 May 2015
Chennai: Telecom equipment maker Nokia Networks on Wednesday said that its manufacturing plant here has capability to make 5G network equipment, but at present the company is focussed on firming up technical standards.
30 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Telecom operator Bharti Airtel has selected Nokia Networks for the rollout its 3G services in five telecom circles and network expansion in three zones. Under the four-year contract, Nokia will provide its equipment and services to Bharti Airtel's infrastructure.
17 Jun 2015
New Delhi: LG Electronics will soon embed technologies developed by Nokia in its smartphones as the Korean firm has agreed to take a royalty-bearing smartphone patent licence from the Finnish telecom gear maker.
25 Jun 2015
Hyderabad: Microsoft unveiled its first Priority Reseller Store here and launched Lumia 540 dual SIM smartphone. In India, the transition is being made across a total of 8,872 stores and 119 care centres, T S Sridhar, Director (South), Nokia India Sales Pvt Ltd (a subsidiary of Microsoft Mobile Oy), told reporters here.
18 Jun 2015
New York: Microsoft announced a management shakeup today, including the departure of Stephen Elop, the former Nokia chief who came on board with the US giant's acquisition of the Finnish firm's handset unit.
27 Apr 2015
Finland's Nokia denied reports in Chinese media that it planned to return to manufacturing phones.
11 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia has identified a "serious" buyer for its manufacturing plant in Chennai, a top Tamil Nadu government official said on Friday.
09 May 2015
New York: Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia on Friday it has partnered with HP, Microsoft and Telefonica for collaboration in IT infrastructure and workplace space.