Topic: nokia

Digia gives Qt its own company

Digia is giving the Qt cross-platform framework more room to roam. The longstanding GUI application framework, developed by Digia and the Qt Project since 2011, is moving to its own company under the Digia banner. Digia CTO and Qt chief maintainer Lars Knoll explained the reasoning behind the shift in a blog post laying out … continue reading

SD Times news digest: August 11, 2014—Microsoft’s Nokia 130, and The Cavalry’s automotive cyber safety program

Microsoft debuts low-cost phone Microsoft has unveiled a mobile phone that costs only 19 euros, or US$25. The Nokia 130 features a built-in video player, a music player with up to 46 hours of continuous playback on a single charge, a flashlight, FM radio, and USB charging. “With handsets like the Nokia 130, we see … continue reading

SD Times news digest: July 30, 2014—The Nokia Z Android Launcher, Windows Phone 8.1 update, Password protector, and Google’s Startup Launch

Nokia enters post-device future with Nokia Z Android Launcher The Nokia Z Android Launcher, a home screen replacement for Android phones that learns and evolves based on usage patterns, has released its first major update and opened its pre-beta to download and test the launcher. Developed by the Nokia Technologies Group, a separate entity from … continue reading

Nokia’s factory in India will not be part of the Microsoft deal

Nokia will continue to run plant as service contract until the tax dispute is settled … continue reading

Nokia to finalize Microsoft deal on April 25, become Microsoft Mobile

After almost eight months, Microsoft will transform Nokia’s Devices and Services business into Microsoft Mobile Oy … continue reading

Microsoft reshuffles leadership

Satya Nadella announces new positions for Scott Guthrie, Phil Spencer and Stephen Elop … continue reading

Live from Mobile World Congress: Nokia announces Android-based budget phones

Nokia debuts three affordable Android smartphone at Mobile World Congress: the Nokia X, X+ and XL … continue reading

Nokia may launch Android smartphone this month

The low-end device would debut at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona … continue reading

SD Times Blog: Indian government lifts freeze on Nokia’s assets, allows factory transfer to Microsoft

After winning its appeal, Nokia can now proceed with its deal with Microsoft … continue reading

SD Times Blog: Nokia hit with $3.4 billion tax bill on Indian factory

If this financial snag is not cleared soon, it will affect the deal between Microsoft and Nokia … continue reading

SD Times Blog: Sorry Nokita, Microsoft’s Nokia acquisition is final

Nokia shareholders overwhelmingly approve $7.2 billion Devices and Services sale to Microsoft despite minority resistance … continue reading

SD Times Blog: Finland’s half-baked dream to take back Nokia from Microsoft

The ambitious Nokita campaign aims to raise over US$10.8 billion by Nov. 19 … continue reading Protection Status