Uber in multi-billion dollar bid for Nokia HERE

The digital taxi-ordering service Uber has announced its intention to buy Nokia’s mapping service, HERE, from the phone maker. While some have questioned the move, Uber is continuing unabated and has so far put $3 billion on the table for Nokia to drool over. While not confirmed as of yet, Nokia is expected to accept, since it is eyeing a $16 billion bid for French global telecommunications equipment company, Alcatel-Lucent. “It’s an unusual and huge acquisition, but everything about this… read more →