Nokia announces nearly 600 job cuts in France

Sep 07, 2017 - 5:26 PM

The cuts in France will be focused on administrative and support services and will not effect research and development as it refocuses on high speed 5G telecom networks cybersecurity and internet linked appliances the group says

NOKIA. The headquarters of Finnish telecommunication network company Nokia are pictured in Espoo, Finland on April 27, 2017. Photo by Vesa Moilanen / Lehtikuva / AFP

New Nokia 8 touts simultaneous front and back video capture

Aug 17, 2017 - 12:55 PM

The flagship phone s Dual Sight mode may prove useful to Facebook Live users

DUAL-SIGHT. The Nokia 8's most novel feature is its simultaneous front-and-back video capture ability. All images from Nokia

Beware of fake 3310s in PH, warns Nokia phone maker

Aug 01, 2017 - 6:53 PM

HMD Global issues a statement regarding counterfeit 3310 units circulating in the Philippine market

IN PHOTOS: Day 2 of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017

Jun 30, 2017 - 11:41 AM

We visit Huawei s Research and Development Center and see more of the Mobile World Congress booths including those of Toyota Vivo Motorola and the drone racing track

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Jun 28, 2017 - 9:35 PM

Check out the sights at the opening day of Asia s biggest mobile expo

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Jun 11, 2017 - 12:34 PM

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AIR STRIKE. Smoke rises after aerial bombings by Philippine Air Force planes on Islamist militant positions in Marawi on June 6, 2017. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

New Nokia 3310, Android phones priced for PH market

Jun 08, 2017 - 3:28 PM

The new phones arrive by the end of June 2017 with the Nokia 3 priced at P6 990 the 5 for P9 990 and the 6 for P11 990 The new Nokia 3310 will retail for P2 490

Customs seizes Nokia 3310 phones at NAIA

May 04, 2017 - 1:35 PM

The Bureau of Customs seizes 100 undeclared units of the 2017 version of the Nokia 3310 with a total worth of P400 000

Rumors of Nokia 9 flagship phone picking up steam online

Apr 12, 2017 - 6:39 PM

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LOOK: The phones revealed at the Mobile World Congress 2017 so far

Feb 27, 2017 - 11:57 PM

Here s a list of the new phones unveiled after the first day of the world s biggest annual phone expo in Spain

XA1. Photo from Sony

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, February 27, 2017

Feb 27, 2017 - 10:58 AM

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ABDUCTED. German nationals Juergen Kantner and his wife Sabine Merz (R) pose for a photograph on May 5, 2009 in Berbera. File photo by Mustafa Abdi/AFP

SAKSIKAN: Nokia legendaris 3310 resmi diluncurkan

Feb 27, 2017 - 10:11 AM

Nokia 3310 ini dilengkapi baterai yang tahan lama hingga 22 jam dan game populer snake

KEMBALI MUNCUL. Ponsel ikonik Nokia 3310 kembali diluncurkan di acara World Mobile Congress di Barcelona, Spanyol. Foto diambil dari situs Nokia

LOOK: The new Nokia 3310

Feb 27, 2017 - 1:45 AM

UPDATED Nokia s iconic phone is officially resurrected almost 17 years since its debut

Is HMD Global announcing return of Nokia 3310 at Mobile World Congress?

Feb 16, 2017 - 5:25 PM

A leak points to the possibility of a comeback for Nokia s fan favorite feature phone in Barcelona on February 26

A look at 'Mercury', Blackberry's last in-house engineered phone

Jan 09, 2017 - 12:58 PM

Like Nokia Blackberry phones will live on through licensing partnerships

Photo from TCL

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 9, 2017

Jan 09, 2017 - 11:21 AM

Hello Here are the top stories you shouldn t miss this Monday

DEVOTION. The Black Nazarene procession moves in front of the National Museum as of 9:30 am on Monday, January 9. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel/Rappler

Mengintip smartphone Android baru Nokia

Jan 08, 2017 - 7:30 PM

Ponsel ini diberi nama Nokia 6 dan akan diluncurkan di Tiongkok awal 2017

NOKIA 6. Ponsel Android pertama Nokia resmi dirilis. Foto dari HMD Global

Nokia Android smartphone officially unveiled

Jan 08, 2017 - 1:52 PM

Nokia is officially back in the smartphone game with the Nokia 6

NOKIA RETURNS. After months of leaks and teasing, the first official Nokia Android phone is revealed. Photo from HMD Global

Rodrigo Duterte, Alibaba, Nokia vs Apple | Evening wRap

Dec 22, 2016 - 10:36 PM

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Nokia sues Apple for patent infringement

Dec 22, 2016 - 9:20 AM

The lawsuit claims that Apple products have been using Nokia technologies without the proper licenses

New Nokia feature phones unveiled

Dec 14, 2016 - 5:38 PM

HMD Global unveils its first Nokia products since acquiring the brand: the Nokia 150 and 150 Dual Sim feature phones

NOKIA 150. Screengrab from Nokia

Nokia brand ready for smartphone comeback in 2017

Dec 01, 2016 - 9:55 PM

HMD can begin operations as the new home of Nokia phones under an exclusive global brand license for the next 10 years excluding Japan Nokia says in a statement

NOKIA. The logo of Nokia is pictured during the annual general meeting, on June 16, 2016 in Helsinki. File photo by Antti Aimo-Koivisto / Lehtikuva / AFP

Nokia to cut deeper as merger spills red ink

Aug 04, 2016 - 5:13 PM

The net loss of 665 million euros 741 million is mostly due to the 600 million euro restructuring charge as it integrates Alcatel Lucent which it acquired last year

Nokia moves to finalize acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent

Jun 16, 2016 - 6:20 PM

The Finnish telecom equipment giant says it will settle the ownership issue through privately negotiated transactions with Alcatel Lucent shareholders

Microsoft to end smartphone manufacturing – union

May 25, 2016 - 10:00 PM

UPDATED Microsoft said the move will result in an impairment and restructuring charge of approximately 950 million 852 6 million euros for the company

Nokia to make mobile, tablets comeback

May 18, 2016 - 7:53 PM

UPDATED Nokia will license its brand to HMD Global a new Finnish company which will produce phones and tablets for Nokia

Nokia moves to cut jobs following Alcatel-Lucent merger

Apr 07, 2016 - 1:40 PM

French labor unions say Nokia is planning to lay off 4 300 employees in Europe

epa05246585 A Nokia logo outside the headquarters of Finnish multinational communications company, in Espoo, Finland, 06 April 2016. EPA/MARKKU OJALA

Saingi Apple, Microsoft luncurkan sederet amunisi baru

Oct 09, 2015 - 12:51 PM

Mengenal lebih dekat deretan produk baru Microsoft

German carmakers to buy Nokia's Here service for 2.8B euros

Aug 03, 2015 - 4:07 PM

The sale should be concluded in the first quarter of 2016 with Nokia claiming it will bring the company a profit of 2 5 billion euros

HERE. Image from Nokia Here media kit

Microsoft sees $3.19B loss on Nokia writedown

Jul 22, 2015 - 12:37 PM

Microsoft is banking on Windows 10 s arrival to create new opportunities for Microsoft and our ecosystem

MICROSOFT. A file image dated March 5, 2013 showing the Microsoft logo at Microsoft stand at the CeBit trade fair, Hanover, Germany. File Photo by Mauritz Antin/EPA

Microsoft cuts 7,800 jobs, reorganizes phone unit

Jul 09, 2015 - 8:09 AM

The Finnish government is disappointed with Microsoft s decision calling a special ministerial meeting to consider assistance for those affected

MORE JOB CUTS. A file picture dated January 6, 2010 shows the Microsoft booth at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. File Photo by Andrew Gombert/EPA

If SIM cards could talk

Apr 26, 2015 - 5:03 PM

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Reorganization costs hit Microsoft profit

Apr 24, 2015 - 9:02 AM

The tech giant s net profit for the fiscal quarter ending March 31 falls 12 to 4 985 billion on revenues which rose 6 to 21 7 billion

MICROSOFT. A file picture dated 06 January 2010 shows the Microsoft booth at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Photo by Andrew Gombert/EPA

Nokia strikes 15.6B euro deal to buy Alcatel-Lucent

Apr 15, 2015 - 4:45 PM

The new group will be uniquely positioned to create the foundation of seamless connectivity for people and things wherever they are Nokia s statement says

Nokia in talks to buy all of Alcatel-Lucent

Apr 14, 2015 - 6:47 PM

Nokia disclosed no sums and did not say why it was interested in Alcatel Lucent

Nokia says it is in talks to buy all of Alcatel-Lucent

Apr 14, 2015 - 3:33 PM

UPDATED The purchase would represent a significant boost in market share for Nokia

Main entrance of Alcatel-Lucent Headquarter, in Paris, France, 06 February 2014. Christophe Karaba/EPA

TechRap gadget reviews of 2014

Jan 04, 2015 - 10:00 AM

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TechRap gift guide: budget smartphones

Dec 16, 2014 - 5:28 PM

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Grammys to pay tribute to Stevie Wonder

Dec 15, 2014 - 11:42 PM

Grammy organizers announce a two hour show in the Motown legend s honor on February 10 at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles two days after the awards

STEVIE WONDER. File photo by EPA.

Nokia Lumia 830 review (TechRap)

Dec 04, 2014 - 2:42 PM

Rapplers take the Nokia Lumia 830 for a spin in this pooled review Mi devices to get Android Lollipop update and our app of the week: Viddsee

Gionee Elife E7 mini review (TechRap)

Nov 26, 2014 - 2:12 PM

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Swing Copters (TechRap)

Aug 29, 2014 - 11:59 AM

Apple Iphone 6 having supply issues? Windows 9 coming September 30 Flappy Bird creator s new game Swing Copters

Nokia Lumia 930 camera review (TechRap)

Aug 19, 2014 - 3:21 PM

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Microsoft sues Samsung in US, alleging contract breach

Aug 02, 2014 - 10:06 AM

UPDATED The complaint filed in federal court in New York alleges Samsung is balking at making payments for patented Microsoft technology used in smartphones and tablets

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Jul 22, 2014 - 12:42 PM

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Microsoft announces 18,000 job cuts

Jul 17, 2014 - 8:50 PM

The first 13 000 positions to be reduced will be informed over the next 6 months with the company saying it will offer severance packages and job transition help

JOB CUTS. A file picture dated 06 January 2010 shows the Microsoft booth at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Andrew Gombert/EPA

Google I/O Wrap, LG G3 review (TechRap)

Jul 01, 2014 - 11:58 AM

Android on your smartphone tablet smart watch TV and Car We review the LG G3

Microsoft unveils Nokia X2 Android smartphone

Jun 24, 2014 - 6:17 PM

Like its predecessor the Android flavored X2 is still more Microsoft than Google

World Cup on Facebook & Twitter and Mi 3 review (TechRap)

Jun 17, 2014 - 12:06 PM

Facebook and Twitter launch World Cup hubs the best of Electronics Entertainment Expo and Mi 3 and MIUI review

Microsoft announces the Lumia 630 in PH

May 13, 2014 - 8:09 PM

The Windows Phone 8 1 powered smartphone goes on sale in the Philippines