Posts Tagged ‘Nokia’

Cross-Platform Nokia Maps Service Launched

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Need more map functions than Google Maps provides? This looks like an interesting alternative …

You can do maps right, like Google does with its service Google Maps, or get lots of flak for your maps application like Apple did when the company switched from the reliable Google Maps to its own maps application on new iOS devices. Nokia recently launched, a new cross-platform mapping service full of HTML5 goodness that should work in every modern desktop or mobile web browser


Nokia’s Patent Row with Apple Escalates

Friday, December 17th, 2010

This could get very, very ugly …

Finnish manufacturer files 13 fresh complaints in latest escalation of smartphone patent warfare

Nokia has opened up a new front in its patent war with Apple, launching 13 fresh complaints in the UK, Germany and the Netherlands.


Apple Passes RIM, Becomes 4th Largest Mobile Phone Vendor

Friday, October 29th, 2010

This is one of those stories that’s both surprising and “not surprising” at the same time …

It’s finally happened that embattled Blackberry Maker, Research in Motion, has lost the 4th spot of mobile handset manufacturers to Apple.

Figures from IDC and published by Engadget show that the league table now stands as…


Internet Must Remain Neutral, Says Sir Tim Berners-Lee

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

I agree … but the tricky part is in deciding exactly “neutral” what means.

Access to data online must not be limited, founder of the world wide web tells Nokia World conference

Mobile operators and internet service providers must not be allowed to break the principle of “net neutrality” – that there should be no favouritism for connecting to certain sites online – Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the world wide web, warned today.