Two huge companies are getting into bed together to go against the NEW leaders in the smart phone arena. If these two very large companies do it right, I would think that both Apple and Google are going to have a fight on their hands… but will they – Can they? To this point neither have shown themselves to be quick to market – Reason for them joining together!
The other questions is how long before we see product, Iphone 5 is coming, new Android O/S coming – things are changing quickly and can these players get into the game in time? Microsoft already took too long to get into the mix, though they did bring a great product to market – one that people should be looking at as an alternative.
- Nokia and Microsoft team up to build ‘iPhone killer’ (thestar.com)
- Nokia, Microsoft to Join Forces, Shares Tumble (businessweek.com)
- Smartphone Wars: Nokia’s Rallying Cry (news.sky.com)