Nokia says NO to Android smartphone
With multiple Android phones already on the market, handset manufacturer HTC is clearly flying the flag for the Google-backed mobile operating system. And, if todayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s leaked images are anything to go by, then so does Sony Ericsson. However, contrary to current reports, AndroidÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s popularity has not yet attracted mobile phone giant Nokia.
More pointedly, Espoo-based Nokia Corporation, the worldÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s largest mobile phone maker, has today countered mounting speculation by insisting that it is not developing a new handset specifically designed to carry the Open Handset AllianceÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s open-source Android platform.
Initial whispers regarding the mythical new handset first emerged after unnamed Ã¢â‚¬Å“industry insidersÃ¢â‚¬Â reportedly told UK news source Guardian.co.uk that Nokia had earmarked an Android smartphone for a September reveal during its Nokia World event in Germany.
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