Nokia CEO says the corporate will design and license telephones once more
When a cope with Microsoft permits it to take action in 2016, Nokia plans to design and license telephones once more. In what comes as no shock, the corporate’s CEO advised Supervisor Magazin that it might search for events to launch the units when the time comes. “We’ll search for appropriate companions,” stated CEO Rajeev Suri in an interview. “We might merely design them after which make the model identify out there to license.” Nokia bought its units and providers enterprise to Microsoft final yr, however it might start to license cellular devices to different corporations subsequent yr. When you’ll recall, it already launched the acquainted-wanting N1 pill in China publish-acquisition. In fact, Nokia nonetheless owns its Right here mapping tech, which has reportedly drawn curiosity from automakers and transportation corporations like Uber. Whereas the units might carry Nokia’s aesthetics, take into account that the Lumia, Asha and X manufacturers all belong to Microsoft. An organization would pay Nokia for the design work and rights to make use of the identify, however these recognizable labels are off limits.
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