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Nokia teams up with Wortmann AG in Germany to boost its share of the B2B market

Nokia teams up with Wortmann AG in Germany to boost its share of the B2B market

Rich Edmonds 11

Nokia and Wortmann AG today announced a new partnership for Nokia smartphones in the B2B market. Wortmann AG is a Microsoft distributor in Germany and is expected to utilise its previous experience to work wonders with Nokia hardware for businesses. The Nokia Lumia 1520 will join the Lumia 1020 and other Windows Phones to expand on Wortmann's IT solutions.  The tenth Wortmann AG road...

[UPDATE] German government calls security within Windows 8 "unacceptable" – continues switching their machines over to Linux

[UPDATE] German government calls security within Windows 8 "unacceptable" – continues switching their machines over to Linux

Michael Archambault 96

Do you trust Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows 8? If you are the Federal Republic of Germany, the answer to that question is "no". Last week internal documents from IT professionals within the government showed a strong rejection of the new operating system calling it "unacceptable for the federal administration and the operators of critical infrastructure". The German...

Lumia 920 available for pre-order at Noovi store in Germany, grey variant rears its head

Lumia 920 available for pre-order at Noovi store in Germany, grey variant rears its head

Rich Edmonds 31

The Lumia 920 is listed for pre-order on the Noovi Store website in Germany. What's more is that the rare grey version is listed alongside cyan, providing superb choice for German consumers who would rather head down the unique route with these uncommon colours. Both listings state the Windows Phone will be available to ship from week 10, so we'll be looking at an early March release....

Lumia 820, 920 available in Germany at Media Markt by November 1st [updated]

Lumia 820, 920 available in Germany at Media Markt by November 1st [updated]

Rich Edmonds 50

German retailer Media Markt has listed both the Lumia 820 and Lumia 920 on its website with release dates of November 1st. Both Windows Phones are expected to be made available on that day, should the reported date hold true, and will be priced at €449 (approx. £360) and €649 (approx. £520) respectively. Update: It seems Media Markt has bumped the date from November 1st to November 15th...

German retailer Handytick listing HTC 8X for pre-order and Nokia Lumia 920 coming October 17th

German retailer Handytick listing HTC 8X for pre-order and Nokia Lumia 920 coming October 17th

Seth Brodeur 25

German electronics retailer, Handytick, has updated their website in anticipation of offering the flagship Windows Phone 8 devices by HTC and Nokia. The HTC 8X is already available for pre-order for €549.00 ($711.00) straight up, or at varying prices on-contract. Choose from two colors, California Blue or Graphite Black, on five different carriers: Telekom, Vodaphone, O2, e-plus and...