Microsoft confirms elimination of Nokia's Salo phone unit, up to 2,300 jobs

Microsoft on Friday announced the closure of Nokia’s former cellphone development unit in Salo, Finland, along with plans to cut up to 2,300 jobs in the country, part of a broader plan to refocus the company and make it more profitable.

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Surging iPhone, plummeting feature phone sales push Apple past Microsoft in mobile market

Though slowing as a whole, the global cellphone industry — including both smartphones and feature phones — saw several platform rankings shake-ups during the June quarter, with Apple rising to second place and helping to push Microsoft into fourth place, according to Strategy Analytics data published on Thursday.

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UK's Carphone Warehouse denied Apple Watch at launch, hints at Apple retail plans

The CEO of Carphone Warehouse, Britain’s biggest cellphone retailer, on Tuesday said that his company’s 800 stores were left out of the Apple Watch launch scheduled to kick off on April 24, suggesting other big box chains around the world are in the same situation.



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Tech Q&A: Cellphone spying, what Facebook knows, toolbars and more

Kim Komando answers your questions about cellphone spying, how to remove stubborn toolbars, what Facebook knows about you, and more.

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Cellphone operator reveals scale of gov't snooping

Vodafone, one of the world’s largest cellphone companies, revealed the scope of government snooping into phone networks Friday, saying authorities in some countries are able to directly access an operator’s network without seeking permission.

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