Satya Nadella, Microsoft Corp chief executive: his 3,100-word essay appears to lay the groundwork for significant changes, to be announced this month. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Files/Reuters

Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s chief executive, has written a company manifesto of sorts. His 3,100-word essay, distributed by email to Microsoft employee(...)

 Stephen Elop was appointed the company’s first non-Finnish head in 2010. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

No matter what way you look at it, the last few years have been tough for Nokia. Once the king of the smartphones, the company has seen its status dec(...)

The Nokia X2 will be available at launch in glossy orange, black and green, with glossy yellow, white and matte dark grey coming later to the lineup.

Microsoft has unveiled the Nokia X2, the newest addition to the expanding Nokia X family of affordable smartphones designed to introduce the “next (...)

Jeff Bezos, chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc, unveils the Fire phone in Seattle last week. photograph: mike kane/bloomberg
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Shortly after he introduced the new Fire phone last Wednesday, I spoke with Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s founder and chief executive, about the device and Ama(...)

Apple senior vice president of software engineering Craig Federighi speaks during the recent Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, a showcase for upcoming updates to Apple hardware and software. photograph: justin sullivan/getty images

If announcements by major mobile players this month are anything to go by, the future landscape for mobile phones will feature more fences and walled (...)

Airbnb has its own office bar, with a happy hour every Thursday.

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Nokia plans to spend $100 million backing companies that develop intelligent-car technologies, joining the likes of billionaire Elon Musk and Google i(...)

There were declines today for Ryanair, which fell 0.7 per cent to €6.83. Photograph: Alan Betson

European stocks rose to a three-week high as companies from Deutsche Bank to Statoil reported earnings that b(...)

Rajeev Suri has been promoted to the CEO of Nokia. Photo: Bloomberg

Finnish telecommunications firm Nokia has reported higher-than-expected quarterly earnings and promoted Rajeev Suri, the head of its biggest di(...)

Stephen Elop is set to head up Microsoft’s new devices business as the company completes its purchase of Nokia’s handset unit. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Microsoft has completed its acquisition of Nokia’s devices and services business, almost eight months after it first announced the deal. The ac(...)