Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 16th Feb 2011 23:02 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "There's just one problem, though: the 'nine young investors' don't really exist - according to the last tweet on the @NokiaPlanB Twitter account, it was all a hoax perpetuated by 'one very bored engineer who really likes his iPhone'. Ouch."
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RE: Might be the other way round
by unclefester on Thu 17th Feb 2011 11:17 UTC in reply to "Might be the other way round"
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This is exactly what happened. Nokia approached MS and Google. MS made a more compelling case and Nokia accepted.

I expect Nokia to massively cut staff numbers and close facilities over the next 2-3 years.

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Lennie Member since:

I thought I had seen an article about how they already fired 6000 Symbian developers at Nokia, but it was just a prediction of people at Nokia in an FT-article.

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nt_jerkface Member since:

It's rumored they also went to RIM.

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