Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 19th Sep 2012 13:19 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "Stephen Elop only has a few months to show he can turn Nokia around if he is to survive but the new smartphone is unlikely to woo customers back from Apple and Samsung. Investors and analysts say the chief executive has until early 2013 to prove he made the right choice by partnering with Microsoft Windows or his future at the loss-making company will be called into question." Well, I'll be doing my part. I'm buying a 920.
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RE: Nokia logic...
by ricegf on Wed 19th Sep 2012 16:43 UTC in reply to "Nokia logic..."
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They needn't even go all in on MeeGo against Android - Nokia was big enough to build Android handsets in addition to MeeGo and Symbian. Samsung seems to be prospering under a similar multi-OS strategy.

But dissing your cash cow for a future risky platform was just... Well, you summed that up nicely.

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