Vodafone unveils new mobile Internet initiative
Vodafone has officially announced details of its new Internet services initiative, 'Vodafone 360,' the UK-based operator's answer to rival services such as Apple's App Store and Nokia's Ovi. Vodafone 360 aims to gather all of a customer's friends, communities, entertainment and personal favorites (like music, games, photos and video) in one place.
Nokia names new Mobile Phone head after loss
Nokia swings to Q3 loss on NSN impairment charge
Nokia, the world's largest handset vendor, this morning reported a third-quarter net loss of EUR913 million (compared with a profit of EUR1.1 billion in the year-ago period) as it booked impairment charges on goodwill of EUR908 million for Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN). Net sales for the July to September period fell 20 percent year-on-year to EUR9.8 billion.
O2 Germany and AT&T first with Nokia’s netbook
Nokia's high-profile 'Booklet 3G' - its first foray into the netbook space - will be launched in Germany and the US in the next few weeks. O2 will offer the device in Germany for EUR249 (US$371) with an additional monthly charge of EUR20 over 24 months. There will also be an optional flat-rate data tariff which will cost EUR25 per month.