Nokia, the telecom giant that sold its handset business to Microsoft in 2013, announced it would be acquiring telecom equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 billion.
Nokia has just announced a new update to HERE Maps that brings multiple worldwide improvements to both Android and Windows Phone apps.
After first arriving to Samsung devices and being made available for sideloading, the Nokia HERE app has now arrived to Google Play.
A quiet week overall in the world of Android, though a few interesting news did came our way. Google finally brought sharing functionality to Keep, and enriched Play Services with some additional functionality that will let devs add cool new features to their apps. Nokia shocked pretty much everyone with the surprise announcement of a brand new Android tablet, and a tempting one at that. Samsung announced it would cut down on the number of smartphones models (finally!) and hinted at a folding device coming next year. Corning, the quiet glassmaker we own our beautiful screens to, announced the latest generation of its Gorilla Glass. And, finally, Apple and the Android-camp are now a little closer to reaching a peace agreement, after years of fruitless patent war.
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In this week’s Google Play Weekly, we talk about Fleksy, SwiftKey, a new acquisition by Google, China, and more Android apps news!
In this quick look video, we’ll take a look at the new Nokia Z Launcher which was just released to the Google Play Store in beta. Check it out!
The Nokia Z launcher has entered public beta, and can now be downloaded from the Google Play Store for multiple devices.
At its Slush 2014 conference in Finland, Nokia just introduced the N1, a brand new tablet running Android!
Alas it’s true. Nokia’s CEO has put an end to the infinite rumors of the company’s return to phones: simply put, it’s not going to happen. Alas…
A rumor originating from China suggests that the designers behind the Nokia N9 have started work on a new flagship smartphone to be powered by Android.