Linked by David Adams on Wed 10th Aug 2011 17:07 UTC, submitted by glarepate
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless The beleaguered handset maker Nokia is setting itself up for what it hopes will be a lean and mean relaunch in the U.S. later this year: it has finally admitted that it will not launch its newest N9 device--the first and possibly only one based on the MeeGo platform--and that it plans to end sales of its Symbian-based devices as well as low-end Series 40 handsets, as it prepares for a generation of devices it is developing using Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 platform.
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Makes sense to me
by gregthecanuck on Wed 10th Aug 2011 20:54 UTC
gregthecanuck
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Make a push with a simple product line, perhaps only a couple of models. All running W7 obviously.

Don't underestimate the marketing push that will come with this.

Seems to work for Apple.

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