Nokia profits up
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 20 October 2022 12:16

Nokia profits up


5G is a money spinner

Former rubber boot maker Nokia reported substantially improved third-quarter profits and higher sales on the back of strong demand for 5G technology.

Nokia's new cheap phone has feature not found on flagships
Published in Mobiles


5710 XpressAudio has in-built wireless earbuds 

The former maker of rubber wear, Nokia has released a super cheap phone which has a feature that Apple would be hyping the hell out of, if it had thought of it. 

Nokia says chip shortage is easing
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 21 July 2022 11:26

Nokia says chip shortage is easing


Good numbers in its operating report too 

Former rubber boot maker Nokia reported on  quarterly operating profit ahead of market expectations, boosted by strong demand for 5G gear, and sees signs of a global chip shortage easing.

Kiwis have 25 gigabits per second broadband
Published in News


Not bad for flightless birds who eat roots and leaves

Kiwis boffins have demonstrated a 25 gigabits per second broadband — both downloading and uploading.

EU worried about Chinese patent power grab
Published in News
Tuesday, 22 February 2022 12:18

EU worried about Chinese patent power grab


Smartphone technology apparently is Chinese now

After taking part in the biggest patent technology grab by the US, the EU is now worried about the Chinese counterattack.

Nokia unveils the 6.5-inch G21
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 17 February 2022 15:29

Nokia unveils the 6.5-inch G21


G20 successor gets up to three days from 5,050mAh battery

Nokia has rather silently unveiled the successor of its G20 smartphone, the new 6.5-inch 90Hz Nokia G21, which promises exceptional battery life thanks to 5,050mAh battery and power-saving modes.

Nokia plans cloud-based software subscription service
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For telecoms companies

Nokia plans to launch a cloud-based software subscription service targeting telecom companies for providing software around analytics, security and data management.

Nokia and Lenovo smoke peace pipe
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Wednesday, 07 April 2021 11:46

Nokia and Lenovo smoke peace pipe


Lenovo buys a licence

Finland’s Nokia has settled a multi-year patent fight with China’s Lenovo Group, the world’s biggest PC maker, resolving all pending litigation across all jurisdictions.

Nokia cuts French jobs
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 16 March 2021 09:50

Nokia cuts French jobs


5G boom --- Nokia has heard of it 

Nokia said it was cutting 1,233 jobs in France, largely impacting research and development positions at its Alcatel-Lucent subsidiary.