Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 11th Feb 2011 09:05 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless It's official. Dismissed as a silly rumour by many, Nokia and Micorsoft have just announced a very comprehensive partnership in which Windows Phone 7 will become Nokia's prime smartphone platform. It goes a lot deeper than that, though. Update: Qt will not be available for Windows Phone 7. Qt will remain the development platform for MeeGo and Symbian. Update II: During its Capital Market Day event, Elop confirmed Nokia will not make a comprehensive MeeGo product line. It will be a platform to learn from, but it won't become a competitive platform. Update III: Android was not an option because it would be difficult to differentiate there. Update IV: There will be 'substantial reductions in employment' in Finland and around the world. Also, before I forget, thanks Engadget for the live-blogging where I get this stuff from!
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by Neolander on Fri 11th Feb 2011 13:04 UTC
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So, how long should I make my E63 last before non-touch Symbian reaches its optimal quality/price ratio ?

Nokia has chosen to die miserably, and this makes me really sad. But it's time to investigate when is the better time to rob the corpse. I'll lament about this shitty situation once Nokia's done becoming the new LG.

Edited 2011-02-11 13:09 UTC

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