Nokia's New Chief Faces Culture of Complacency
Posted in: Mobile & Wireless at 27/09/2010 15:27
A few years before Apple introduced the iPhone, research engineers at Nokia prepared a prototype of an Internet-ready, touch-screen handset with a large display, which they thought could give the company a powerful advantage in the fast-growing smartphone market.
The prototype was demonstrated to business customers at Nokia's headquarters in Finland as an example of what was in the company's pipeline, according to a former employee who made the 2004 presentation in Espoo.
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