Nokia 3310 nostalgia overshadows iPhone and Samsung 

It's the most over hyped tech story of the decade so no wonder that the re-launch of the retro Nokia 3310 has boosted consumer engagement and sales potential for the mobile phone brand. At least that's the result of a recently published poll.  According to a survey by Harris 24, the handset's launch at Mobile World…

Is Nokia making phones… again?!

Could Nokia be working on a new phone? What once might have been unremarkable is now quite unexpected. So, rewind to last year and you'll remember that Nokia sold its mobile phone business to Microsoft - and gradually the "Nokia" name has been phased out of Microsoft's Windows Phones - hence why we have Microsoft…

Is Nokia back from the dead? Could it be number 1 again?

So the big news today is that Nokia is BACK - and it was completely unexpected too. The company has announced a new Android tablet, the Nokia N1 - could it be about to reclaim the mobile crown? In a nutshell, Nokia has had a weird year: At the end of last year we heard…

Nokia teases a new device – but what is it?

It appears that Nokia is up to something. But nobody quite knows what. Guess what? We’re up to something. http://t.co/AFq4dUFI9S #thinkingahead #Slush14 pic.twitter.com/sqERYpz0Vc— Nokia (@nokia) November 17, 2014 The above image was tweeted by the company today - teasing the fact that tomorrow it will be announcing something - and judging by the box next…

Microsoft finally killing off the Nokia name for good

We've known for some time that now that Microsoft own's Nokia's phone division it will be phasing out the Nokia name - the brand wasn't part of the sale. But now we have more details on exactly how that will be happening. Geek On Gadgets has got hold of an internal document outlining how the…

Nokia on maneuvers as it advertises new jobs in consumer business

We reported the other day on some mysterious job adverts that suggested that Nokia may be down, but not out of the consumer products business. Now further adverts are pointing towards what the future could have in store. Nokia Power User has spotted an advert for a head of marketing under Nokia's "HERE" brand (which…

Nokia job adverts point towards an Android future?

Job listings on LinkedIn point towards Nokia taking an interest in Android. Could the mobile industry be about to be shaken up again? Some excellent speculation here from UberGizmo - who have spotted some job adverts for Nokia. That is to say, actual Nokia - the bit of Nokia that wasn't bought by Microsoft. Nokia…

Microsoft announce budget Lumia 530

Microsoft this morning has announced the Lumia 530, a new super-budget handset that it says is the first Lumia for "sub 100 Euros" - so that should be less than about £80. As you might expect, a budget phone isn't going to set the world on fire spec-wise, but it still appears to be pretty…