Microsoft bought Nokia


More precisely, one unit of the company engaged in the development of devices and services, the Devices and Services unit, and the corresponding patents were sold. The transaction price is unexpectedly low - 5.44 billion euros . The same Skype was more expensive - 8.5 billion dollars.

The Finnish company will focus on the remaining lines of business: Nokia Solutions and Networks, HERE (maps and navigation), Advanced Technologies.

Change of CEO, actual purchase of one of the largest phone manufacturers, what else can you expect from MS?

UPD.
Press release from Microsoft .