The Nokia X2 has the design and durability that Nokia phones are famous for, and it can run your favourite Android apps. This video shows you all the new features coming with this new generation of Nokia X devices.
The Nokia X2 is not the first Android device Microsoft owns, being as Redmond took over Nokia’s mobile making division in April – a move which brought the original Nokia X device under its wing.
Risto Siilasmaa has been the chairman of Nokia’s board since his appointment in May 2012. A Finnish entrepreneur, the founder and chairman of the board of F-Secure, Risto continues to lead Nokia into its next chapter.
Microsoft is spending $7.2 billion to acquire Nokia’s devices and services unit in a move that’s focused on the company’s “One Microsoft” plan. Although the pair were already working closely on Windows Phone, it’s clear there are some areas that could be improved. In an interview with CNET, Joe Belfiore — the head of Windows Phone product definition and design — has revealed that Nokia kept secrets from Microsoft.
Rumors of a Nokia tablet has got the tech world buzzing, but Nokia’s plans to expand beyond the handset are much more ambitious than producing a mere slate. Nokia EVP of Location and Commerce Michael Halbherr told GigaOM that the Finnish handset maker is eyeballing the car as the next repository of its technology and applications and has plans to launch some form of connected car platform in the future.
Stephen Elop will step aside as CEO of Nokia and return to Microsoft as head of its devices team — this all on the heels of the recent announcement that Steve Ballmer would step down as Microsoft CEO within the next 12 months. According to Ballmer, the deal was in place before the public announcement of his plans to exit the company.
Two years after hitching its fate to Microsoft’s Windows Phone software, Nokia collapsed into the arms of the U.S. software giant on Tuesday, agreeing to sell its main handset business for 5.44 billion euros ($7.2 billion). Nokia, once the world’s dominant handset maker, has failed to close a yawning lead opened up by Apple and Samsung in the highly competitive market for smartphones and will now concentrate on its networking equipment unit, navigation business and technology patents.
Check out the video of Nokia Lumia 920 review by engadget.com. Nokia Lumia 920 flagship running Windows Phone 8, with its impressive features and specs. The main feature on the front of the Nokia Lumia 920 is the 4.5-inch IPS TFT screen, which provides a crisp, bright display offering up an HD resolution of 768×1280.
Nokia still hasn’t found its way to a successful comeback in the smartphone market. But the company is hoping to get its tentacles into competitors’ phones through mapping applications, a move it hopes will help it improve its maps.
The Lumia 820 has been tucked away behind the shadow of its bigger brother ever since it was revealed, but if any phone represents the Windows Phone 8 vision — different phones for different people — it’s this next-generation Lumia.