Offering it to the rest of the EU
Santa Claus's home Finland launched a free online crash course in artificial intelligence with the aim of educating its citizens about the new technology. Now, as a Christmas present to the world, the European nation is making the six-week programme available for anyone to take.
Investing three billion euros
Google will invest three billion euros over the next two years to expand its European data centres.
First one was just the Finn end of the wedge
Google is to invest about $672 million in a new data centre in Hamina, Finland.
More cost cutting
Former rubber boot maker Nokia is to slash 350 jobs in Finland as part of a cunning cost cutting plan.
The former maker of rubber boots, Nokia, has cut 353 jobs in its home market Finland due to a weak global network market and as part of its global cost-savings plan.
Making sure no one sells it to the Chinese
Finland’s government investment arm Solidium has acquired a 3.3 percent stake in Nokia at a cost of about 844 million euro to strengthen government influence over the telecom network gear maker.
Killed Nokia, wrecked paper industry
Rough times for mobile veteran