Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.167.29.212

Forum Moderators: incrediBILL & lawman

Message Too Old, No Replies

Nokia Acquires Symbian To Make Software Royalty Free

     

engine

1:15 pm on Jun 24, 2008 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Administrator engine is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member Top Contributors Of The Month Best Post Of The Month



Nokia Acquires Symbian [uk.reuters.com] To Make Software Royalty Free
Nokia will pay $410 million for the remaining shares in UK-based Symbian and make its software royalty-free to boost phone sales and respond to new rivals such as Google.

Symbian's software is used in two-thirds of smartphones -- handsets with computer-like capabilities -- and 6 percent of all mobile phones, but new platforms such as Google's Android and Apple's iPhone could challenge its dominance.

 

Featured Threads

Hot Threads This Week

Hot Threads This Month