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Nokia’s Virtual Music Launch

A mysterious, puzzling, thought provoking, email arrived today from Nokia’s press office. An email which included the invite to ‘The Nokia Virtual Music launch’ this coming Wednesday, with no more details than what’s provided below, word for word. Nokia would like to cordially invite you to the Nokia Virtual Music launch event which is taking […]

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Nokia’s Comes With Music goes on the road

The Finish Fone makers all you can eat music download service has just expanded its buffet table, to seat other countries that weren’t previously allowed at the table. In a very tentatively  linked intro that no doubt you’ll forgive us for one day, Nokia has opened up its music store to include other countries tracks […]

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Nokia pipes in the Tube’s UK arrival

The Helsinki handset manufacture has just brought joy to the UK, by announcing the 5800 will be on sale in Blighty in just two weeks. Coming to the Nokia Regent Street store and curiously their Heathrow Terminal 5 shop will be the phone on January the 23rd at 10am. For the princely sum of £249, […]

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Nokia N96 now comes with music

The Finnish phone maker’s flagship N96 phone has just had a musical make over, with a bolt on in the form of the Comes With Music edition. It’s available through London’s Regent Street Nokia store from next week, or right now from the online store here at the princely sum for £540 SIM free. Besides […]

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Nokia 5800 XpressMusic begins its delivery run

Heading in to next week’s Nokia World in Barcelona, the former Wellington boot manufacture has just made public they’ll soon be shipping the 5800 XpressMusic to parts of the world. They’re making head way to Russia, Spain, India, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Finland first of all with the rest to follow suit. Although not shipping […]

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Nokia Comes With Music: Targeting University Students

It is always interesting to see how companies try and promote their services and engage with their target market. First up is Nokia’s Comes With Music, previously we have had a lot of coverage here on MIR however this post is written in the position as head of sales and promotions at my student radio […]

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Nokia’s new Benches ‘Come with Music’

In an effort to promote its highly touted ‘Comes with Music‘ service, Nokia, the leading handset manufacturer has now started placing special benches at various public places in the UK. Now, before you start wondering what’s with Nokia and the Benches, let me elaborate. The benches are actually a clever advertising medium to promote their […]

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More details on Comes With Music

There’s been quite a lot of ‘how-are-they-going-to-do-that’ speculation on Nokia’s Comes With Music announcements recently. Here’s a little more detail from a recent release I got from Carphone Warehouse: The Carphone Warehouse has announced that it will be offering the ground-breaking Nokia Comes With Music service exclusively on Pay As You Go, with a range […]

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Carphone Warehouse pre-Christmas event

I wandered over to Victoria this evening take a look at what would be big for Christmas this year from Carphone Warehouse (silly name, good shop). It ranged from the ‘meh’ to the ‘wow’ so here’s a quick overview in pictures.  The event was organised as a ‘home’ with each vendor in a different room… […]

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Nokia ‘Comes with Music’ set to change the marketplace?

Lots of people I’ve been meeting have been talking in hushed voices about this. “Comes with Music” — that’s the new offensive from Nokia and it’s got a lot — a LOT — of people quaking with concern. When a company such as Nokia — routinely knocking out millions of handsets in a given day […]