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Nokia now has three of the Big Four labels signed on for its upcoming "Comes With Music" service, which is expected to launch later this year. EMI hasn't signed up yet, but apparently it is planning to. Although the terms of the deals are unknown, Nokia has reportedly paid the record companies millions of dollars…

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Nokia's announcement this morning that it is acquiring the rest of the Symbian mobile operating system it doesn't already own (about 52 per cent) and turning it into an open-source OS that anyone can contribute to and use seems like an arrow aimed straight at the heart of Android, the Google mobile effort that is…

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A free music-download service on your mobile? Cool. Nokia's new "Comes With Music" offer? Dumb. The details are sketchy so far, but it sounds like Nokia has done a deal with Universal Music to offer downloads of the record company's catalogue for free, with the cost of the music built into the price of the…

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Poor old Nortel Networks -- or "No-tell Networks," as one wag dubbed it after the fourth or fifth time the company had to restate its earnings. It was bad enough when the company flamed out so quickly after becoming the king of the Toronto Stock Exchange (and of many people's investment portfolios), but then that…

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