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Microsoft-Nokia deal: a logical step

Tuesday 3 September 2013 | 14:28 CET | Author: Maarten van Vliet | Market Commentary
Few could be surprised by Microsoft's takeover of Nokia's mobile phone business. Since the two signed a partnership agreement in early 2011, Windows Phone has been growing slowly, but the platform is clearly gathering momentum, making it the right moment to accelerate. Nokia can now focus on its strongest assets: HERE, Nokia Solutions and Networks (formerly Nokia Siemens Networks) and developing technology.

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