Stories by Mikael Ricknäs

Nokia income down but outlook rosier

Nokia has reported a net income of €1.1 billion (US$1.75 billion) for the second quarter, missing analysts' expectations of €1.26 billion, and down 61 percent compared to a year ago.

Nokia to buy rest of Symbian, make code open source

Nokia on Tuesday announced it plans to acquire all of Symbian, which develops an operating system for mobile phones. The Finnish phone giant currently owns about 48 percent and will pay €264 million (US$410 million) for the rest.

Sony Ericsson launches five phones

Sony Ericsson has launched five new phones, including a Cyber-shot model with an 8.1-megapixel camera, a phone for gamers, and two phones for developing markets that the company said will be its cheapest yet.

New Nokia phones targeted at enterprises

Nokia has expanded its family of enterprise phones with the introduction of the E71 and E66, which come at a time when Apple, Research in Motion and Microsoft are trying their best to attract enterprise customers.

Nortel picks LTE over WiMax

Going forward, Nortel Networks will focus on LTE, with WiMax products dropped in favor of working with Israeli vendor Alvarion, the company announced.