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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RE[6]: Yay
by _txf_ on Fri 11th Feb 2011 16:49 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: Yay"
_txf_
Member since:
2008-03-17

Or you got carrier customized versions which didn't ever bother providing updates from nokia to end users.

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RE[7]: Yay
by Carewolf on Fri 11th Feb 2011 17:18 in reply to "RE[6]: Yay"
Carewolf Member since:
2005-09-08

No I have always checked on the Nokia website. I don't think european carriers customize at all. I guess I have just been unlucky.

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RE[8]: Yay
by Neolander on Fri 11th Feb 2011 17:40 in reply to "RE[7]: Yay"
Neolander Member since:
2010-03-08

You mean using Nokia Software Updater, right ? There's not much about updates on Nokia's website itself...

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