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Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Sep 3rd 2013, 11:00 PM 10,194 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about junior doctors going on strike, AIB saying some customers just don’t want to pay their mortgages, and John Waters (briefly) going to jail.

Microsoft to buy Nokia phones division and patents for €5.4 billion
# Smartphones
# Smartphones

Microsoft to buy Nokia phones division and patents for €5.4 billion

Sep 3rd 2013, 8:23 AM 4,716 Views 17 Comments

Nokia shares surged as it was announced Microsoft will acquire their smartphone division, as well as important patents.

How Facebook and other tech giants want to give the whole world internet access
# Internet.org
# Internet.org

How Facebook and other tech giants want to give the whole world internet access

Aug 22nd 2013, 6:45 AM 7,413 Views 28 Comments

Nokia, Ericsson, Samsung, Qualcomm, MediaTek and Opera are among the companies who want to help bring two-thirds of the world who don’t have internet access online.

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Jul 18th 2013, 10:57 PM 8,613 Views 13 Comments

Everybody’s talking about exiting the bailout, the end of the Dáil term and Nelson Mandela’s birthday.

13 pieces of evidence that the Nokia 3310 is indestructible
# Nokia 3310
From The Daily Edge
# Nokia 3310

13 pieces of evidence that the Nokia 3310 is indestructible

Apr 6th 2013, 11:45 AM 59,431 Views 54 Comments

It’s not afraid of Enda, Chuck Norris, the Sunday night fear…

Enda dropped his Nokia in the sink... we remember it here in pictures
# Call Me Maybe
From The Daily Edge
# Call Me Maybe

Enda dropped his Nokia in the sink... we remember it here in pictures

Feb 22nd 2013, 1:29 PM 20,738 Views 29 Comments

Be strong little phone.

12 companies which originally sold entirely different products
# Career Change
# Career Change

12 companies which originally sold entirely different products

Jan 1st 2013, 9:45 AM 28,522 Views 27 Comments

What did Tiffany & Co, Avon and Nokia sell before they became household brands? Not jewellery, cosmetics nor phones…

Apple supplier Foxconn shuts plant after 2,000-worker brawl
# Foxconn
# Foxconn

Apple supplier Foxconn shuts plant after 2,000-worker brawl

Sep 24th 2012, 8:00 AM 14,158 Views 51 Comments

40 people were injured after a “personal dispute” among workers escalated into a larger dispute.

Shares in Nokia plunge as it apologises for fake ad
# Nokia
# Nokia

Shares in Nokia plunge as it apologises for fake ad

Sep 6th 2012, 2:18 PM 16,839 Views 77 Comments

Finnish company apologises for fake ad in which conventional camera and not its new smartphone was used to film footage.

Samsung extends lead over Apple in smartphone market
# Smartphone Wars
# Smartphone Wars

Samsung extends lead over Apple in smartphone market

Jul 27th 2012, 9:38 PM 10,591 Views 56 Comments

An independent research group says Samsung’s range of phones – and the times it released them – helped it boost its lead.

Nokia to cut 10,000 jobs worldwide
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Nokia to cut 10,000 jobs worldwide

Jun 14th 2012, 8:34 AM 1,934 Views 16 Comments

The struggling mobile phone company has also warned of a larger than expected loss for the second quarter of this year.

66 per cent of Irish commuters work overtime - impacting their personal lives, says survey
# Work
# Work

66 per cent of Irish commuters work overtime - impacting their personal lives, says survey

Apr 27th 2012, 6:00 PM 6,342 Views 19 Comments

Mircosoft assembled to survey to highlight the role that cloud computing could play in helping people to enjoy the personal and professional benefits of a more flexible way of working.

Fornication, planning and right-wing dictatorship: the week in statistics
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Fornication, planning and right-wing dictatorship: the week in statistics

Apr 22nd 2012, 6:15 PM 2,846 Views 8 Comments

Plus – the man who came back from the dead, the amount we have to spend each month, and how many Nokias in Manchester United?

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Apr 19th 2012, 8:03 PM 4,578 Views 4 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

Uh-oh: Nokia posts €900m loss in just three months
# Remember Them?
# Remember Them?

Uh-oh: Nokia posts €900m loss in just three months

Apr 19th 2012, 5:41 PM 5,392 Views 25 Comments

The struggling mobile phone maker suffered one of its worst quarterly results ever in the first quarter of this year as sales plunged dramatically.

Vibrating magnetic tattoo could ensure you never miss another phone call
# Tatt's Mine
From The Daily Edge
# Tatt's Mine

Vibrating magnetic tattoo could ensure you never miss another phone call

Mar 21st 2012, 10:35 AM 815 Views 3 Comments

Phonemaker Nokia has applied for a patent for “haptic feedback” tattoos – which would trigger a tingling sensation on the skin to alert a person to a call or text.

Nokia unveils new smartphone with a 41-megapixel camera
# Snap Happy
# Snap Happy

Nokia unveils new smartphone with a 41-megapixel camera

Feb 27th 2012, 9:25 AM 5,902 Views 38 Comments

Yes, you read that right. (That’s five times the resolution of the latest iPhone.)

Nokia to end European phone assembly operation
# Nokia
# Nokia

Nokia to end European phone assembly operation

Feb 8th 2012, 2:05 PM 2,646 Views 17 Comments

Around 4,000 jobs are being lost in Finland, Hungary and Mexico as the mobile phone company shifts manufacturing operations into Asia.

Apple iPhone makes half of entire mobile industry's profits
# IPhone
# IPhone

Apple iPhone makes half of entire mobile industry's profits

Nov 8th 2011, 10:00 AM 815 Views 20 Comments

The iPhone accounts for just four per cent of phone sales, but 52 per cent of the proceeds.

Nokia unveils new smartphone in battle against iPhone and Android
# Smartphones
# Smartphones

Nokia unveils new smartphone in battle against iPhone and Android

Oct 27th 2011, 9:58 AM 2,096 Views 24 Comments

The company is fighting to stop shedding market share to its rivals in the highly competitive smartphone market.

In photos: 8 brands you won't see after 2012
# Bye Bye
# Bye Bye

In photos: 8 brands you won't see after 2012

Jun 24th 2011, 11:36 AM 1,770 Views 13 Comments

See which names made it into 24/7 Wall St’s list of brands it expects to disappear over the next 18 months.

Apple to pay 'ongoing royalties' to end Nokia patent dispute
# Patents
# Patents

Apple to pay 'ongoing royalties' to end Nokia patent dispute

Jun 14th 2011, 10:29 AM 167 Views 1 Comment

The Finnish mobile operator wins out in its dispute with Apple, after each side accused the other of patent infringement.

Nokia to cut 4,000 jobs from global workforce
# Nokia
# Nokia

Nokia to cut 4,000 jobs from global workforce

Apr 27th 2011, 10:11 AM 453 Views 0 Comments

Former mobile market leader says the push to reduce costs and compete with smartphone rivals will see thousands of staff cuts.

Nokia chief issues frank memo outlining company's plummeting performance
# Phone Wars
# Phone Wars

Nokia chief issues frank memo outlining company's plummeting performance

Feb 9th 2011, 1:01 PM 1,066 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Elop says Nokia not fighting mobile war with “right weapons” and is losing ground to its competitors.

Nokia's below-the-belt attack on HTC at handset launch
# Meow!
# Meow!

Nokia's below-the-belt attack on HTC at handset launch

Sep 15th 2010, 11:57 AM 464 Views 2 Comments

Check out this ‘gift pack’ given to people attending Nokia World yesterday – including a ‘HTC’ (ham, tomato, cheese) sandwich.

Nokia unveils new handsets as smartphone war continues
# Nokia
# Nokia

Nokia unveils new handsets as smartphone war continues

Sep 14th 2010, 3:10 PM 303 Views 0 Comments

The Finnish manufacturer ‘shifts into high gear’ to fight back against growing dominance from Apple and Blackberry.