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NYT: The Nokia Android phone was real

NYT: The Nokia Android phone was real

 

According to the New York Times, the Nokia Android phone was a reality and could have launched sometime next year. This possibility was put to a quick end when Microsoft bought the Finnish handset manufacturer.

Time to stop dreaming about Nokia phones running Android, Microsoft’s now in charge

Time to stop dreaming about Nokia phones running Android, Microsoft’s now in charge

Today will go down in history as a momentous day for the mobile industry. Nokia, once the leader of the mobile telecommunications industry, officially announced that they’re going to sell Microsoft their devices and services unit for 5.44 billion Euros. Nokia will get to keep the Nokia brand, but Microsoft gets to use it. Oh and Microsoft now owns the Lumia brand outright.