In the wake of mobile giant Nokia’s spectacular fall, another pillar of the Finnish economy is struggling to adapt to the digital age: the paper industry.
A former leader in the mobile phone sector, Finland’s Nokia encountered problems after the 2007 launch of smartphones, particularly Apple’s iPhone, as well as devices running on Google's Android operating system. Since February 2011, Nokia has had a strategic partnership with Microsoft, with Nokia smartphones replacing Nokia’s traditional Symbian operating system with a mobile system from Microsoft.
As Nokia battles to catch Apple and Samsung Electronics in the market for smartphones costing US$500 or more, it's counting on a bare-bones handset that sells for just US$20 to give it an edge.
After years of nonstop talk about making Lenovo the world's largest PC brand, CEO Yang Yuanqing is readjusting his sights these days onto competing with global smartphone and tablet PC leaders...
Big names like Lenovo, Tencent and Alibaba are coming out on top in a newly published survey on top brands in China, but the results also include surprisingly strong showings for fading former...
Taiwan's top smartphone maker HTC said yesterday that a German court had dismissed two patent infringement complaints brought against it by Finnish phone giant Nokia.
Nokia, once the undisputed leader of the mobile phone industry, aims to regain some ground from its rivals with the release on the mainland next quarter of affordable smartphones.
Nokia is betting its partnership with corporate computing giant Microsoft will help it win business users, targeting BlackBerry's stronghold. Nokia's newest Lumia smartphones, including two...
New online tie-ups by Xiaomi and Nokia look largely like non-events, though Xiaomi's strong marketing savvy could help bring moderate success to its deal with Sina Weibo.
Samsung has overtaken Nokia as the top mobile phone brand for 2012 and has opened up a decisive lead over Apple in the smartphone market, a research firm said Tuesday.
Apple shares fell further yesterday after China Mobile chief executive Li Yue said he would not add the iPhone to the world's largest wireless network without a deal favourable for his firm.
South Korea’s Samsung Electronics said on Friday it expected a record operating profit of 8.1 trillion won (US$7.3 billion) in the third quarter, boosted by sales of its Galaxy smartphones....
As Nokia depletes its cash pile amid a prolonged turnaround effort, investors are bracing for something that hasn't happened in decades: no dividends.