Nokia does patent deal with Xiaomi
Published in News
Wednesday, 05 July 2017 11:02

Nokia does patent deal with Xiaomi


Patents and network gear

Telecoms network equipment maker Nokia and Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Technology have signed a patent licensing agreement.

Swedish Ericsson returns to networks
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 27 June 2017 11:56

Swedish Ericsson returns to networks


New business is borked 


Swedish outfit Ericsson has given up on getting more clients beyond the telecoms industry to refocus on selling networks to mobile phone companies.

Nokia launches faster network chips
Published in Processors
Thursday, 15 June 2017 13:19

Nokia launches faster network chips


Kicking Juniper and Cisco right in the router

Nokia launched what it thinks are the world's fastest network chips and delivered a swift kick to the bottom line of Juniper and Cisco.

Apple makes agreement with Nokia
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 23 May 2017 10:54

Apple makes agreement with Nokia


Strong arming on the licencing again


Fruity cargo cult Apple’s policy of boosting its margins as interest in its products sink appears to have scored a result with Nokia.

Nokia expects 4G to pick up this year
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 27 February 2017 11:13

Nokia expects 4G to pick up this year


Rumours of its demise exagerated 

Former maker of rubber wear Nokia claims that demand for higher speed 4G network equipment is starting to recover this year.

Blackberry sues Nokia
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 16 February 2017 12:37

Blackberry sues Nokia


Battle between the industry ghosts 

A patent war is being fought between two of the industry smartphone leaders of yesteryear – Nokia and Blackberry.

Nokia launching three new smartphones at MWC 2017
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 08:07

Nokia launching three new smartphones at MWC 2017


At least one will be available on March 31st


Nokia is expected to make a comeback in the mobile smartphone business later this month at Mobile World Congress 2017 with the introduction of as many as four new handsets, according to the latest reports.

Nokia does rather well
Published in News
Thursday, 02 February 2017 12:57

Nokia does rather well


Buying Alcatel-Lucent sorted it out

Finnish network equipment maker Nokia did better than the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street predicted this quarter.

FTC to take on Apple for stealing Nokia’s ideas
Published in News


"Good artists copy; great artists steal"


The fruity cargo-cult Apple’s policy of stealing other people’s ideas, but vigorously defending its own patents has been called into question by the US Federal Trade Commission.

Qualcomm rubbishes Nokia leak rumours
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 13:03

Qualcomm rubbishes Nokia leak rumours


We did not leak a new Nokia design at CES

Claims that the new design for the Nokia 6 was accidently leaked at CES were rubbished by the alleged leaker Qualcomm.