Fitchard, Kevin
July 2004
Telephony;7/12/2004, Vol. 245 Issue 14, p20
Trade Publication
Comments on the dissatisfaction of wireless vendors to the failure of Nokia Corp. to acquire Symbian Ltd. in the U.S. Effect of the availability of Nokia's Series 7 for public license on the market dominance of Nokia; Reason for the opening of Series 7 for public license; Series 7 licensees of investors of Symbian.


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