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Why Nokia Is Building An Android Phone And Why Microsoft Might Not Kill It

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December 11, 2013 AT 4:48 AM
So is Nokia really working on an Android-based phone and would Microsoft really go ahead with such a device? Nokia’s low-end mobile phone unit has been working for some time on an effort that goes alternatively by the names Normandy and Asha on Linux. Normandy aims to repurpose the open-source version of Android into a better entry-level smartphone than Nokia has had with its current Asha line, which is based on the aging Series 40 operating system.