Microsoft to buy Nokia’s devices, services unit for $7.2B

Zack Whittaker – Microsoft announced on Monday that it will acquire Nokia’s devices and services unit in a bid to accelerate the software giant’s Windows ecosystem.

The deal is set to go ahead for about $5 billion (€3.79bn), with an additional $2.17 billion (€1.65bn) to be spent on licensing Nokia’s patents … Read more:

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