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With zero interest in smartphones, Nokia is betting big on VR and health

Nokia Technologies came around when Microsoft bought Nokia's mobile division. For two years, the company has been devising a strategy around digital health and virtual reality. We sat down with President Ramzi Haidamus to flesh out Nokia's…
Mobile

Nokia, Ericsson join Rivada Mercury in bid to build public safety broadband network

Rivada Mercury wants to build a network specifically for public safety -- so that first responders can communicate without a clogged network during emergencies. Nokia, Intel Security, Harris Corporation, and others are a part of the…
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Twitter hashes out future changes, Microsoft steps away from phones, Siri SDK 2:47

Twitter sticks to the 140-character limit but some major changes are on the way, Microsoft throws in the towel on smartphones, Apple to release an SDK for Siri in order to catch up to growing number of smart assistant competitors…
Business

15,000 may be out of work if Nokia rumors are true

It turns out that Nokia's announcement for a couple of thousand job cuts in Finland and Germany may just be the tip of the iceberg, as a rumor doing the rounds suggests that it could cut as many as 15,000 positions in the coming months.
Computing

New cable technology could give you fiber Internet performance over existing lines

Fiber is currently the gold standard in internet infrastructure, but a new project from Bell Labs could make cable Internet competitive -- if only over short distances.
Mobile

Microsoft is getting out of the low-end phone business once and for all

Microsoft is selling the last vestiges of Nokia and its low-end feature phone business to a subsidiary of Foxconn. It expects the deal to close later this year, pending approval by regulators.
Mobile

Phoenix from the flames: Nokia’s coming back to mobile

Nokia, fresh from a messy divorce with Microsoft, is on its way back to the mobile world. In the near future, we're going to see a whole new range of phones and tablets with the Nokia name on them.
Mobile

Nokia and newly acquired Withings may be a match made in tech heaven

Nokia Technologies has purchased connected health experts Withings, in a deal valued at $191 million. The acquisition will see the French company become part of a new Nokia division later this year.
Computing

Disney agrees to use Nokia’s OZO camera for VR content related to its movies

Nokia and The Walt Disney Studios have reached an agreement for the latter to use Nokia's new OZO virtual reality camera to make movie-related content. The OZO VR camera launched back in November for professionals here in the States…
Mobile

Nokia may be coming back with the A1, its first Android smartphone

A leak shows Nokia may be entering the mobile game again, but if true, the Finnish company may be going with Android. The Nokia A1 may arrive as soon as the summer of 2016, and it will likely target the mid-range market.
Photography

Nokia is back with its $60,000 OZO virtual reality camera

After selling its mobile business to Microsoft two years ago, Nokia is reintroducing itself with great fanfare -- on Friday, Nokia Technologies announced the debut of the OZO professional VR camera
Mobile

WhatsApp won’t support BlackBerry, other older mobile platforms by the end of 2016

WhatsApp will leave some mobile operating systems behind by the end of this year. BlackBerry, Android 2.1 (Eclair) and 2.2 (Froyo), and Windows Phone 7.1 are among the mobile platforms that will soon miss the popular messaging app.