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A new rumor claims that Microsoft won't launch the Xbox One in the Nordic countries in Europe until the third quarter of 2014. Microsoft is not commenting on the report.
The first Jolla smartphone is finally on the market. Jolla is created by a team of ex-Nokia engineers and the handset is running on Sailfish OS, a rebranded and upgraded version of Meego.
Data from IDC shows that Samsung outsold Nokia in Finland last quarter, taking 36% of the handset market to Nokia's 33%. Samsung will also open a new R&D centre in Espoo, home of Nokia's global HQ.
Nokia has dropped the price of their Lumia flagship devices in preparation for their upcoming launch. As a result they seem to be selling like crazy, especially in Finland where they have sold out.
Netflix has announced that it will expand its streaming movie and TV show business to the countries of Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland before the end of 2012.
Nokia no longer makes any of its mobile phones in its native Finland. The final Nokia device made in its home country shipped from its Salo factory on Wednesday and the plant will close in September.
A new report on mobile web browser access shows that Nokia's home country of Finland is the biggest market for Windows Phone devices with 7.53 percent of the country's mobile web market share.
Many people consider having broadband access a privilege but if you live in Finland, it has become a legal right. Starting in July 2010 it will be a legal right for every person to...