Articles tagged with: Europe and Nokia

Samsung Overtakes Nokia in Western Europe to Be Top in the Mobile Phone Market

During the quarter Samsung shipments increased 5.3% year-on-year to 13.2 million units and became the biggest mobile phone maker in the region with 29.3% market share. Nokia shipments dropped 10.3% year-on-year to 12.6 million units and is now the second player with 27.9% market share. more

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Android Explodes in Western Europe - Becomes the Biggest Smartphone OS in 4Q10

Shipments of smartphones increased to 25.6 million units, 99.4% higher than in 4Q09, to represent 44% of total shipments. Feature phone shipments declined to 33.1 million units 24.8% down compared with the previous year. more

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Nokia to Open New Factory in Vietnam

Nokia has announced plans to invest US$276 million in a new handset assembly factory, near Hanoi in northern Vietnam.  more

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Apple Has a Prototype "Mini iPhone" in Development

Apple is rumoured to be working on a cut-down version of its iPhone handsets as it seeks to move down the value-chain and compete with Android smartphones, and the stated aim of the Nokia/Microsoft alliance to develop cheaper smartphones. more

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Brightstar Europe and Nokia join forces in France

Brightstar Europe has announced a distribution agreement with Nokia that will focus mainly on the IT reseller market, Value-Added Resellers (VARs) and the B2B sector in France. more

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Clarion and Nokia Team Up on Connected Car Technology

In car electronics manufacturer Clarion and Nokia are collaborating on Terminal Mode, a technology that will enable mobile devices and car infotainment systems to work together. more

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Finns Show Strong Interest in McDonalds When Driving

Navigation and mapping provider, NAVTEQ has released results of its first location targeted campaign in Europe by a global brand advertiser, McDonald's. more

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Analysis: Nokia's Free Navigation Overshadows Google

Nokia's decision to offer free navigation and associated features could be a huge driver for uptake of cellular navigation in Europe and lay the groundwork for the next generation of pedestrian location services. more

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Nokia Swings into Quarterly Loss on NSN Write-Down

Nokia reported a EUR559 million loss after taking write-downs of EUR1.17 billion - mostly on a EUR908 million impairment at Nokia Siemens Networks - and a 20% drop in sales to EUR9.81 billion. more

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