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Save me from know-nothing Nokia analysts

Do see what you make of Ben’s post highlighting a strangely disapproving Nokia analyst: Nokia’s two new Windows Phones look great value to me so why is an analyst comparing them (unfavourably) to $100 budget junk? via Nokia Windows Phone: A Pricing Advantage? – Wireless Worker.

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Great to see such energy on the floor at Nokia World

Here’s a video from the show floor today — it’s just a quick one — I tried to capture the energy and some of the crowds to give you an idea how things were. I’ll be doing much more from the floor tomorrow.

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News

Want to see me in the rain at 7am this morning?

Good. You’ve come to the right page. Here’s my Nokia World preview video that I published this morning:

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Devices Opinion

Nokia is absolutely ROCKING — standby for domination soon!

Goodness me, how a year changes things. Last year I didn’t go to Nokia World. I couldn’t. I just couldn’t face it. Watching some of the streaming video from that event, I simply could not believe that Anssi Van Jokki got away with screaming “Nokia is back” during his keynote. It was — as I […]

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Devices

A look toward Nokia World 2011 from Chris at SlashGear

If you need a bit of a primer for this week’s Nokia World, may I take this opportunity to highlight this overview from Chris at SlashGear. As well as being a dab hand at making coffee, I always find his positioning pieces useful. This will bring you bang up to date with the coverage I’ll […]

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Nokia World: I haven’t seen this much excitement for a long time

I’ve been in and out of meetings today and I’ve been taking the temperature of the UK tech marketplace at each one. I’m surprised at the level of excitement brewing. Expectations are running high. Nokia has done a super job of setting expectations with the odd reveal now-and-again across the last few months. The tech […]

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NokiaWorldWatch: The new Nokia N97 – the photos

Over dinner last night we were shown the new Nokia handset, the N97. The rest of the world will be seeing this at 09:15 local time in Barcelona . We were amongst the privileged few to see the phone in action and to get a full briefing, way ahead of even the common place journalists […]

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NokiaWorldWatch: We’re off to Nokia World, want to ask them anything?

We’re off on Monday to the annual Nokia World event, where the former wood pulp millers and Wellington boot makers will tell us all what’s going on with their good selves – all under our eagle, watchful eye. If there’s any avenues you’d like us to explore, topics you like discussed, matters you’d like brought […]