Nokia To Cut 10,000 Jobs By End Of 2013


Nokia to cut 10,000 jobs by end of 2013
Associated Press
Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
Updated 02:36 a.m., Thursday, June 14, 2012
The loss-making company has been struggling against fierce competition from Apple Inc.'s iPhone and other makers using Google Inc.'s popular Android software, including Samsung Electronics Co.

Sections:  news   business   
Topics:  electronics   gadgets   job cuts   mobile   nokia   technology   vertu   
  • Microsoft Develops Set-Top Box
    Microsoft has been developing designs for a simple set-top device for streaming video and other entertainment options. More
  • Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3DAmazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D
    Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
  • YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicksYouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks
    Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
  • FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet serviceFCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service
    U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. More
  • Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billionMicrosoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion
    According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
  • Buick's 2015 Regal GS is Hot Wired and Wireless -
    ... shotgun" passenger was online shopping and texting on a Nokia 7 tablet. ... and sound were "mostly amazing" and "never really cut out." Images
    10/31/2014 - 3:37 pm | View Link
  • Nokian Tyres plc Interim Report January-September 2014 - Yahoo! Finance
    BRIEF-RIB Software Q3 after-tax profit rises to 8.4 mln eur - Reuters
    10/31/2014 - 3:10 pm | View Link
  • Dow 30 Stock Roundup: DuPont, Merck, Pfizer Beat Estimates -
    While foreign exchange rates cut Pfizer’s third quarter revenues marginally ... Following the acquisition of the Nokia Devices and Services (NDS
    10/31/2014 - 12:22 pm | View Link
  • Here's How Long To Wait For A Price To Drop Before Buying The Latest ... - Business Insider
    ... because the manufacturer itself decides to implement a price cut to boost ... Wal-Mart is offering the Nokia Lumia prepaid phone for about half ...
    10/31/2014 - 11:34 am | View Link
  • Dow 30 Stock Roundup: DuPont, Merck, Pfizer Beat Estimates - Yahoo! Finance
    Dow 30 Stock Roundup: DuPont, Merck, Pfizer Beat Estimates - Analyst ... -
    10/31/2014 - 10:53 am | View Link
  • More
  • Nokia labour heads at Sriperumbudur factory agree to talk on settlement package
    Our livelihoods are at stake, and a good compensation can be a way out," the member said. A management committee member told ET that there would be no cut in the money offered to the 5,600 employees who had opted for Nokia's voluntary retirement scheme ...
    10/27/2014 - 10:57 pm | View Link
  • Microsoft Has Officially Cut Nokia's Brand From Its Most Popular Smartphone Line
    Microsoft and Nokia have officially announced that the Finnish smartphone maker will no longer be a part of the branding for Lumia Windows Phone devices. Tuula Rytilä, Microsoft's senior vice president of marketing for phones, shared the news via Nokia's ...
    10/24/2014 - 8:55 pm | View Link
  • Big Nokia Lumia 530 price cut for UK buyers
    The Nokia Lumia 530 released back in August and is a very affordable Windows Phone handset. It was already reasonably priced at Carphone Warehouse and now there has been a big Nokia Lumia 530 price cut for UK buyers. Read on for more details about how much ...
    10/23/2014 - 4:27 am | View Link
  • Nokia Lumia 1020 Receives Price Cut
    Whilst the Nokia Lumia 1020 has been circulating for pretty much a full year now, since it was launched in early-October back in 2013 (and whilst it has been recently stricken with problems regarding the smartphone’s Windows 8.1 update), it may surprise ...
    10/8/2014 - 2:22 am | View Link
  • Microsoft to cut 18,000 jobs and scrap Nokia’s Android efforts this year
    Now that Microsoft has absorbed Nokia, it’s time to make some much needed cuts to staff numbers. The proposed cuts are going to eliminate nearly 15% of Microsoft’s total workforce, the largest cut the company has ever made, and it looks like most of it ...
    07/17/2014 - 4:07 pm | View Link
  • More
  • The Nokia Lumia 1020 gets a price cut
    Formerly available for $649 in most stores, the photo-friendly Nokia Lumia 1020 sees a noticeable price cut on AT&T and can now be purchased for $339. Does this make ...
    10/30/2014 - 9:39 am | View Website
  • How to cut a micro SIM card for Nokia lumia 620.
    Our web site:
    10/29/2014 - 6:30 pm | View Website
  • Nokia
    Nokia Oyj is a Finnish communications and information technology multinational corporation that is headquartered in Espoo, Uusimaa, in the greater Helsinki ...
    10/29/2014 - 2:06 pm | View Website
  • Nokia Lumia 900
    The Nokia Lumia 900 with Windows Phone. An amazingly fast way to connect to the Internet, share your pictures, use free GPS navigation and much more.
    10/29/2014 - 9:26 am | View Website
  • Nokia wants to end cut-off selfie shots with the Lumia 735 ...
    Nokia says thousands of people are violently being cut out from group selfie shots everyday. While other smart phone makers are starting to shout groufie
    10/28/2014 - 8:19 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News