The European Commission has approved Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s Devices & Services division.
In a press release, the European Commission announced:
The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of most of Nokia Corporation’s devices & services business (the “D&S business”) by Microsoft Corporation. The D&S business mainly produces [...]
According to a survey conducted by J.D. Power, Samsung and Nokia provide the best customer satisfaction.
J.D. Power announced in a press release:
Nokia and Samsung Rank Highest in a Tie among Traditional Mobile Phone Manufacturers
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif.: 24 October 2013 – High usage activity among traditional mobile phone customers, particularly among those [...]
A Nokia Lumia 929 has been purchased in Mexico. The problem is, Nokia’s new Windows Phone 8 handset is yet to be released.
PhoneArena reports, “One of our loyal readers in Mexico has been able to obtain the Nokia Lumia 929. The interesting thing is that this model has yet to be unveiled by Nokia. [...]
Windows Phone now accounts for 10.2% of European smartphone sales.
Kantar World Panel reports, “Windows continues to achieve rapid growth and now accounts for 10.2% of European smartphone sales.”
It adds, “Windows’ progress had continued in the latest period, with share in the five largest EU economies now past 10% and share in the US [...]
It looks like Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia is going smoother than we’d thought, as the US Department of Justice has approved the deal.
The news comes to us courtesy of ZDNET. The site reports, “The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has given its approval to Microsoft’s pending acquisition of Nokia’s mobile devices and services business.