Nokia is a Finnish multinational communications corporation engaged in the manufacturing of mobile devices, network infrastructure, location-based technologies, and advanced technologies businesses worldwide. The corporation is also engaged in converging internet and communications industries. It manufactures a wide range of mobile devices with services and software that enable people to experience music, navigation, video, television, imaging, games, business mobility, and more.
Nokia also operates through four segments, including mobile broadband, global services, HERE, and technologies. Its mobile broadband segment provides consumers with hardware and core network software required to deliver mobile voice and data services. The corporation’s technology segment is involved in the development and sale of intellectual property rights and technology licensing activities. Its global services segment provides network implementation, care, managed services, and network planning and optimization. Finally, the HERE segment provides the development of local commerce, location-based services, and more.
Nokia is also the owner of Symbian operation system and partially owns MeeGo operating system. It was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.
|Oct 5, 2016||Etadevices||Unknown|
|Jun 9, 2016||Gainspeed||Unknown|
|Apr 26, 2016||Withings||€170M in Cash|
|Feb 21, 2016||Nakina Systems||Unknown|
|Apr 15, 2015||Alcatel-Lucent||$16.6B in Stock|
|Jun 6, 2014||Mesaplexx||Unknown|
|May 30, 2014||Desti||Unknown|
|Nov 13, 2012||earthmine||Unknown|
|Jul 24, 2012||Scalado||Unknown|
|Jan 7, 2012||Smarterphone||Unknown|
|Feb, 2016||Team8||$23M / Series B||—|
|Aug, 2014||ClariPhy Communications||$19.74M / Venture||—|
|Aug, 2012||RedKLEVER||$50k / Grant||—|
|Aug, 2012||Bardakovka||$50k / Grant||—|
|May, 2012||Runteq||€50k / Debt Financing||—|
|Feb, 2012||Visionplus||undisclosed amount / Venture||—|
|Sep, 2011||Skorpios Technologies||$19M / Series B||—|
|Jun, 2011||ClariPhy Communications||$14M / Series C (Lead)||—|
|Sep, 2010||Virtual City||$1M / Venture (Lead)||—|
|Sep, 2010||OpenCloud||£5M / Venture (Lead)||—|
|Mar, 2009||obopay||$70M / Series E (Lead)||—|
|Sep, 2008||Zvents||$24M / Series B||John Gardner|
|Jan, 2008||Imergy Power Systems, Inc.||$15M / Series B||—|
|Dec, 2007||Kyte||$15M / Series B (Lead)||—|
|Dec, 2005||Skyhook Wireless||$6.5M / Series B||—|
|Dec, 2004||Anthology Solutions||$5M / Series A (Lead)||—|
|Nov, 2004||Sequoia Communications||$15M / Series D||—|
|Jul, 2004||Lightningcast||$5M / Series D||—|
|Jun, 2004||Mozilla Foundation||undisclosed amount / Undisclosed||—|
|Apr, 2004||Qovia||$10.6M / Series B||—|
|Mar, 2004||Informative||$8M / Venture||—|
|Jan, 2004||MicroDisplay||$18M / Series C (Lead)||—|
|Jan, 2004||Skyhook Wireless||$1.8M / Angel||—|
|Oct, 2003||Qovia||$5.5M / Series A||—|
|Sep, 2003||AgentArts||undisclosed amount / Undisclosed||—|
|Jul, 2003||ASIP||$16M / Venture (Lead)||—|
|Jun, 2003||Bitfone Corporation||undisclosed amount / Venture||—|
|Jan, 2002||Symbian Software Ltd.||£20.75M / Venture||—|
|Oct, 2000||Riot Entertainment||$15M / Series B||—|
|Jun, 2000||Tantau Software||$40M / Series B||—|
|Aug, 1998||SiRF Technology||$3M / Venture (Lead)||—|
|Aug, 1998||SiRF Technology||$10.1M / Venture||—|
Current Team (78)Update
Director, Location Content Products
EVP & SVP, Human Resources; VP, Global Operational Human Resources; VP & GM, IP Network
Head of Content Relations
Head - Developer & Content Marketing
Chief Marketing Officer
N-Gage is a made-for-mobile games service available in compatible Nokia Nseries and other S60 3rd Edition devices from Nokia.
Nokia Chat is a mobile app for Nokia phones that allows users to chat with each other and see where they are using GPS.
Nokia Conversations was added to CrunchBase in 2009
Nokia X range was added to CrunchBase in 2014
|Oct 20, 2016||NeoWin - From $2.6bn two years ago, Microsoft's phone revenue fell to around $300m last quarter|
|Oct 17, 2016||Business Wire - Viptela Customer to Present SD-WAN Case Study at WAN Summit London|
|Oct 13, 2016||TechCrunch - Nokia’s Ozo Creator VR software arrives on Windows|
|Oct 7, 2016||Business Wire - VR Society Presents the Inaugural ‘VR On the Lot’ Conference at Paramount Pictures Studio|
|Oct 6, 2016||company.nokia.com - Nokia bolsters its base station power efficiency by acquiring Eta Devices|
|Oct 5, 2016||Reuters - Nokia buys base station energy solutions start-up|
|Oct 5, 2016||Network World - Nokia buys small semiconductor company to land 5G tech|
|Sep 29, 2016||Built in Chicago - Tech roundup: Lefkofsky's Tempus comes out of stealth, AddStructure teams up with Target and more|
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Helsinki, Southern Finland FIN-00045