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Nokia 150 dual SIM now available in India at Rs 2,059

By : CIOL Writers

HMD Global’s much awaited Nokia 150 and Nokia 150 Dual SIM feature phones are finally available in the country with a starting price of Rs 2,059. Back in December, HMD Global announced its first Nokia-branded feature phones with the release of Nokia 150

Will Nokia pass the litmus test of ‘connecting with the connected’ in India?

Faisal Kawoosa Nokia is making a comeback in Indian smartphone market this year.  This will be emergence of Nokia as a smartphone for the second time, as the first one to account was an ‘affair with Microsoft’ that resulted in

BSNL partners Nokia to accelerate transition towards 5G

BANGALORE, INDIA: Nokia and Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) will work together to accelerate the development of a 5G ecosystem, opening up India to the potential of extreme high-speed wireless broadband with ultra-low-latency, and the ability to support the future

Nokia and Airtel will collaborate to build 5G business cases

Nokia and Airtel have agreed to create a strategic roadmap for network evolution to the 5G technology standard and management of connected devices. 5G promises to enable dramatic improvements in peak data speeds, network latency and agility, as well as

SAP unveils connected vehicle solutions with Concur, Hertz, Nokia and Mojio

SPAIN: SAP at MWC’17 demonstrated new technology to make life easier for drivers and rental car users through Internet of Things (IoT) collaboration with Concur Technologies, Hertz and Nokia. Concur, Hertz, SAP and other members of the Nokia-founded IoT Community, a worldwide ecosystem

Nokia and MediaTek to collaborate on 5G tech

SPAIN: MediaTek and Nokia at MWC announced plans to collaborate on the design of a next-generation mobile communication system for 5G technology. The partnership intends to bring to market a 5G-ready ecosystem for network operators and end users by bridging

Samsung Galaxy S8 to be launched on March 29 in NYC

By : CIOL Writers

Though Samsung made it obvious that this year’s Mobile World Congress will not witness the launch of the Galaxy S8, the South-Korean company also doesn’t want the new rivals, like Nokia 3310, BlackBerry, LG, or Huawei to steal the show

HMD unveils 3 new smartphones; resurrects Nokia 3310 and iconic Snake game

By : CIOL Writers

HMD Global, the new home for Nokia phones made the most awaited announcement of MWC in the form of a new version of the cult status game, Snake and a rebirth of one of the best-selling feature phones of all time, Nokia

BlackBerry hopes to deliver again with a physical keyboard

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After HMD Global, who is leveraging the nostalgia around the widely popular Nokia 3310 to relaunch the legendary phone, TCL too is bringing back the BlackBerry from the grave, with a physical keyboard. Ahead of Mobile World Congress 2017, TCL, a billion dollar

Nokia and Intel built acceleration labs to make 5G a commercial reality

FINLAND: Nokia and Intel has opened two 5G solutions labs to test and accelerate the commercial readiness of the new wireless technology. In her official blog, Aicha Evans, senior vice president and general manager of the Communication and Devices Group

Nokia’s classic 3310 is coming back

By : CIOL Writers

Nokia 3310, the most simple yet legendary phone with an indestructible body, is coming back, in a resurrected form. Yes, the same Nokia 3310, which was the first mobile phone for many of us and also one of the most

BlackBerry files legal suit against Nokia for patent infringement

By : CIOL Writers

Two former smartphone giants- Nokia and BlackBerry are ready to battle it out once again- only in legal corridors this time. Apparently, both the companies that are well past their hey days are in the middle of resurrecting their brands

Part 2: ‘We are building the foundation of a smart city’

Krishna Mukherjee Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise was cherry picked as the communications and networking solutions provider for the world’s best smart city through the GIFT project with Newgen. In an interaction with CIOL, Dirk Dumortier, VP-Sales Enablement, APAC, ALE and Prasath Rao

Part 1: ‘We are focused on creating a separate entity’

Krishna Mukherjee Post its separation from big brother Alcatel-Lucent (as the carrier division was acquired by Nokia), Alcatel Lucent Enterprise (ALE) had set out its own journey, with key focus on SMBs and a plethora of enterprise solutions. Today, the

L’Oreal feels it’s time to switch to a smart hairbrush

By : CIOL Writers

Joining the bandwagon of companies making anything and everything into ‘smart’, L’Oréal’s Technology Incubator has launched a smart hairbrush, Kérastase Hair Coach at CES 2017. Powered by Nokia-owned Withings technology, Hair Coach is a smart hair brush with a microphone,

Nokia to buy network performance management company Deepfield

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Nokia has announced plans to acquire US-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup, Deepfield, that helps enterprises and cloud service providers improve their network performance and security. “We are impressed with Deepfield’s unique approach to network analytics and their deployments with major providers

HMD Global launches its first Nokia-branded phones

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The legendary cellphone brand, Nokia is all geared up to re-enter the mobile market with two new devices. HMD Global, which has the exclusive rights to use the Nokia brand name on mobile devices has launched two basic mobile phones-

Nokia demos how IoT & 5G unleash new possibilities in smart cities

BANGALORE, INDIA: Nokia at its annual Bangalore Innovation Day today demonstrated how it is making IoT a reality for smart cities, by combining automation and intelligence with its stack of the connectivity solutions, platforms and software. With a few innovative

Foxconn puts 25 percent of Indian workforce on bench, says report

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It’s been more than a month but the economy and corporate India are yet to come to terms with demonetization which ensued a severe shortage of cash across the nation. We all are well aware of the massive dips in

Nokia adds machine learning capabilities to its customer experience solutions portfolio

BANGALORE, INDIA: Nokia has announced major updates to its Motive Customer eXperience Solutions (CXS) software portfolio, providing communications service providers with advanced machine learning capabilities to reduce costs and improve customer experiences. With support for machine learning in its CXS portfolio, Nokia aims to