Word on the street is that the Microsoft Nokia partnership is dead on arrival. 

I don’t agree! 

 

Recently I was exploring for material to use in my blog and ran across the Nokia developer page at:

The discussion forum looks lively with recent posts and worthwhile questions:

For US students there is a slide show that discusses how phones are used in other parts of the world:

This is a great site to investigate how Nokia is going to help Microsoft snag a significant market share in smartphones.

So there is no way that the Nokia-Microsoft deal is dead on arrival, rather, this is going to be a great partnership!