Microsoft Lumia (before the Nokia Lumia.) - a series of Microsoft Mobile smartphones, the Nokia earlier, on Windows Phone operating system. Nokia began developing devices on the new platform from Microsoft after signing the partnership agreement. The first two Nokia Lumia 800 and Nokia Lumia 710 devices were presented in October 2011 at the Nokia World conference. The following two devices (Nokia Lumia 900 and Nokia Lumia 610) were presented in January 2012 at the Consumer Electronics Show in 2012 and in February at Mobile World Congress 2012, respectively. September 5, 2012 Nokia's collaboration with Microsoft press conference announced the Lumia series of devices of the next generation - Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 running on the Windows Phone 8 operating system.
Microsoft Corporation (read Microsoft Corporation, usually referred to simply as the Microsoft, common abbreviation MS) - one of the largest multinational companies in the production of proprietary software for all kinds of computers - personal computers, game consoles, PDAs, mobile phones and other developer the most widely used at present in the world of software platform - a family of Windows operating systems.
Business units also produce a family of game consoles Xbox, and also accessories for personal computers (keyboard, mouse, and so on. d.). C 2012 produces its own tablet computer - Surface. Microsoft products are sold in more than 80 countries, the program translated into more than 45 languages.
The company is headquartered in Redmond, Washington, USA.
State Corporation employees on June 5, 2014 is 127 104 people.
Microsoft is under the supervision of the court as a result of a settlement agreement in 2002.
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