Nokia 'blackmailed out of millions' by hackers

Nokia was reportedly blackmailed out of millions of euros by criminals who had threatened to reveal stolen source code six years ago, according to Reuters. The phone-maker reportedly paid the hackers after they threatened to publish the app-signing keys for…

Nokia 808 PureView confirmed as final Symbian smartphone

It's the end of an era: Nokia have confirmed that the Nokia 808 PureView smartphone was the last Symbian based phone the company will be releasing. Revealing the news as part of their Q4 earnings report (which also saw the…

Over half of all smartphones now running Android

The Android smartphone assault continues to go from strength to strength, with new stats published by Gartner today revealing that Google's mobile OS now accounts for over half of the total smartphone market share. The smartphone market made a big…

Nokia ship 1.5 billionth Symbian Series 40 mobile phone

They may be focussed on plugging their Windows Phone Lumia smartphones at the moment, but Nokia spared some time today to mark a quite staggering milestone for their other OS. The Finnish company announced today that they've now sold 1.5…

Nokia X7 hits Three stores

Nokia's X7, surely one of the company's last major Symbian smartphone outings before the big Microsoft Windows Phone 7 push, has hit the Three network. Packing the latest version of the much-maligned Symbian OS (Anna), it features a 4-inch Clear…