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Infographic: Here's how cellphones replaced everything

It was around 1997 – almost 15 years after Motorola released the DynaTac, the first commercial cellphone – that mobile phones started replacing or "disrupting" scores of common product categories. Since, cellphones have continue on this path. We took a look back to the very beginning of the cellphone market to examine just how disruptive the technology has been over time.

Nokia Networks doubles down on WANdisco

Nokia Networks, a subsidiary of Nokia Corp. specializing in mobile broadband, has expanded its use of big data and WANdisco to get the big data sharing work done. Nokia Networks has now implemented Subscriber Data Management built on Hadoop and expanded its use of WANdisco to support the big data delivery.

Hey, Microsoft, you dropped this: Nokia prepares to make phones again

Nokia is reportedly laying groundwork for a return to the mobile market it abandoned less than two years ago.

Spotlight: Nokia denies rumors that it plans to sell mobile handsets next year

Nokia came out on Sunday and denied that it was working on a mobile handset for the consumer market.

Spotlight: Is Nokia getting back in the mobile phone game?

Nokia is reportedly considering making mobile phones again after selling its handset business to Microsoft, Re/code reported.

Spotlight: Nokia in talks to buy Alcatel-Lucent

Nokia is in advanced talks to acquire wireless network equipment maker Alcatel Lucent, the Finnish firm confirmed on Tuesday.

News Scan: Tablet case could help deaf get jobs; Windows drops Nokia from Lumia brand; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, Oct. 22, including how a startup's new tablet case could help the deaf acquire jobs, Microsoft drops Nokia from Lumia smartphone brand, OTT players to take $14 billion in revenue from mobile operators this year, Macrocell mobile backhaul gear market growth to stall and the VoLTE market to reach more than 900 million connections by 2018.

Nokia handset business: Microsoft's loss is Nokia's gain

Nokia, for one, is glad to see its mobile handset division off the books. The Finnish mobile firm said its financial performance for the latest quarter was boosted by the sale of the handset division to Microsoft, the  Wall Street Journal  reports.

Nokia paid millions in ransom to stop release of Symbian OS encryption key

In a plot right out of a crime thriller, Nokia put millions of euros in a bag and left it at a parking lot near an amusement park as ransom to stop the release of the encryption key for its Symbian-based smartphones in 2007, MTV News in Finland reports.

News Scan: Smartwatch makers lie about components; Samsung pulls LA Clippers ads over racist row; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for April 29, including why smartwatches aren't what you think, how the racist comments allegedly made by Clippers owner Donald Sterling are starting to affect business, what P&G is spending its shrinking ad budget on, how AT&T is bringing 4G LTE to your flight and why Microsoft will not be using the Microsoft Mobile moniker.