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Microsoft reports biggest loss in history of company

Microsoft has reported its biggest loss in the history of the company – a 3.2 billion dollar net loss for the three months to the end of June. It

Microsoft has reported its biggest loss in the history of the company – a 3.2 billion dollar net loss for the three months to the end of June. It

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Nokia misses targets, spooks investors

Finland’s Nokia took a tumble on Thursday after poorer-than-expected quarterly profits sent shares down by as much as 12%. at one point. Nokia said

Finland’s Nokia took a tumble on Thursday after poorer-than-expected quarterly profits sent shares down by as much as 12%. at one point. Nokia said

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Nokia in Alcatel-Lucent buyout

Nokia has agreed to purchase French rival Alcatel-Lucent in a deal worth €15.5bn. Both companies back the takeover proposal and they expect it to

Nokia has agreed to purchase French rival Alcatel-Lucent in a deal worth €15.5bn. Both companies back the takeover proposal and they expect it to

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Nokia confirms Alcatel-Lucent deal

Nokia has confirmed that it intends to acquire the ailing French telecom company Alcatel-Lucent. The Finnish firm has got its sights set on becoming

Nokia has confirmed that it intends to acquire the ailing French telecom company Alcatel-Lucent. The Finnish firm has got its sights set on becoming

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Nokia launches new tablet

Nokia has launched a new android powered tablet. The N1 is due to go on sale in China next year before being rolled out in other countries. Nokia

Nokia has launched a new android powered tablet. The N1 is due to go on sale in China next year before being rolled out in other countries. Nokia

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China's slowdown, Apple's sales and Nokia's new name

Confirmation that the Chinese growth is slowing. After expanding at an average annual rate of almost 10 percent for years, the world’s second largest

Confirmation that the Chinese growth is slowing. After expanding at an average annual rate of almost 10 percent for years, the world’s second largest

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Nokia smartphones to be renamed Microsoft Lumia

The Nokia name is to disappear from the Lumia range of phones which will be rebranded as Microsoft Lumia. This comes after the software giant

The Nokia name is to disappear from the Lumia range of phones which will be rebranded as Microsoft Lumia. This comes after the software giant

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Microsoft to cut 18,000 jobs to remove Nokia duplication

Big job cuts have been announced by Microsoft. The world’s largest software maker is eliminating up to 18,000 positions over the next year. That is

Big job cuts have been announced by Microsoft. The world’s largest software maker is eliminating up to 18,000 positions over the next year. That is

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Nokia sale to Microsoft delayed

Finnish firm Nokia has said it does not expect to close the sale of its phone business to Microsoft until April, as talks with Asian regulators drag

Finnish firm Nokia has said it does not expect to close the sale of its phone business to Microsoft until April, as talks with Asian regulators drag

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Nokia hoping for the 'X Factor' with new Android phone

Hoping for the ‘X Factor’ and a boost in mobile phone sales Nokia has ditched its favoured Windows operating system in a range of new mobiles. The

Hoping for the ‘X Factor’ and a boost in mobile phone sales Nokia has ditched its favoured Windows operating system in a range of new mobiles. The

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Nokia agrees to Microsoft takeover

Nokia has agreed the sale of its devices, services business and license its patents to Microsoft for 5.44 billion euros. The sale means that Nokia

Nokia has agreed the sale of its devices, services business and license its patents to Microsoft for 5.44 billion euros. The sale means that Nokia

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Nokia unveils a tablet and phablets

Nokia has unveiled its first tablet computer and two new large-screen smartphones to match the offerings of its rivals. The so-called phablets –

Nokia has unveiled its first tablet computer and two new large-screen smartphones to match the offerings of its rivals. The so-called phablets –

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Nokia in a tangle over golden handshake for head handset man

Chairman of Nokia, Risto Siilasmaa, has owned up to giving misleading information about the pay-off details of former chief executive Stephen

Chairman of Nokia, Risto Siilasmaa, has owned up to giving misleading information about the pay-off details of former chief executive Stephen

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Anger in Finland over huge pay off for Nokia boss

Nokia’s outgoing boss Stephen Elop is set to receive almost 19 million euros in compensation for his contract ending early. The Finnish company’s

Nokia’s outgoing boss Stephen Elop is set to receive almost 19 million euros in compensation for his contract ending early. The Finnish company’s

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Top tech news: historic deals and a revolutionary device

Verizon agreed to pay 130 billion dollars to buy Vodafone’s stake in their joint venture Verizon-wireless, the most profitable mobile phone carrier

Verizon agreed to pay 130 billion dollars to buy Vodafone’s stake in their joint venture Verizon-wireless, the most profitable mobile phone carrier

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Finland mourns the loss of iconic phone firm Nokia

Nokia’s workers admit they are apprehensive and Finland’s Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen said the country’s people are sad and confused about

Nokia’s workers admit they are apprehensive and Finland’s Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen said the country’s people are sad and confused about

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Microsoft buys Nokia's handset business

It is a smart move or a desperate gamble? Struggling Nokia has agreed to sell its handset business to deep-pocketed Microsoft for 5.44 billion

It is a smart move or a desperate gamble? Struggling Nokia has agreed to sell its handset business to deep-pocketed Microsoft for 5.44 billion

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Weak handset sales raise concerns about Nokia's turnaround

The questions continue about Nokia’s recovery as it released disappointing quarterly sales figures for smartphones and its basic models. Its

The questions continue about Nokia’s recovery as it released disappointing quarterly sales figures for smartphones and its basic models. Its

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Nokia heads for bargain basement to shore up Indian market

Nokia’s boss Stephen Elop has fired another shot in his battle to make up lost ground as rival smartphone makers trample over Nokia’s market

Nokia’s boss Stephen Elop has fired another shot in his battle to make up lost ground as rival smartphone makers trample over Nokia’s market

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Nokia sells fewer phones, but losses trimmed

Nokia’s shares tumbled after it announced a big fall in sales of its basic phones and it said it expected operating margins to deteriorate. On the

Nokia’s shares tumbled after it announced a big fall in sales of its basic phones and it said it expected operating margins to deteriorate. On the

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Mobile phone sales down in 2012 says Gartner

Sales of mobile phones fell last year for the first time since 2009. The research company Gartner said that was due to “tough economic conditions

Sales of mobile phones fell last year for the first time since 2009. The research company Gartner said that was due to “tough economic conditions

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Nokia dials down dividends

Faced with falling sales, Nokia has said it will not pay an annual dividend to shareholders. The Finnish handset maker is having to conserve its

Faced with falling sales, Nokia has said it will not pay an annual dividend to shareholders. The Finnish handset maker is having to conserve its

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Nokia seeks financing boost through bonds

Troubled mobile phone maker Nokia has revealed plans to raise 750 million euros by selling bonds. Investors will be able to later convert those

Troubled mobile phone maker Nokia has revealed plans to raise 750 million euros by selling bonds. Investors will be able to later convert those

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Nokia shares soar despite steep losses

Investors have been left stumped by Nokia’s quarterly results issued this Thursday. But how to interpret the figures? Shares in the company soared

Investors have been left stumped by Nokia’s quarterly results issued this Thursday. But how to interpret the figures? Shares in the company soared

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Nokia beats forecasts but losses surge

Finland’s telecoms champion Nokia has reported a sixth straight quarterly loss, and the failure of its latest Lumia smartphone to grab market share

Finland’s telecoms champion Nokia has reported a sixth straight quarterly loss, and the failure of its latest Lumia smartphone to grab market share

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Nokia's smartphone struggle

Nokia new smartphones failed to impress the markets and the Finnish mobile phone maker’s share price plunged after they were showcased on Wednesday

Nokia new smartphones failed to impress the markets and the Finnish mobile phone maker’s share price plunged after they were showcased on Wednesday

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Nokia's smartphone hope

There is a lot at stake for Nokia and Microsoft when they jointly present their new smartphone in New York on September 5. The device, which will

There is a lot at stake for Nokia and Microsoft when they jointly present their new smartphone in New York on September 5. The device, which will