Espoo, Finland – Nokia (NYSE: NOK) and Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq:YHOO) recently announced that Yahoo! Search has become a more integral part of the Nokia Mobile Search application, a simple, convenient, and fast way to find and connect to local services, websites, images, and mobile content – all from the palm of your hand.
This cooperation allows Nokia to strengthen the Internet search offering on Nokia Nseries multimedia computers and other Nokia S60 devices. Yahoo! will provide state-of-the-art web and image search results in more than 10 languages on a wide variety of Nokia devices to give consumers real-time access to information and content.
Nokia and Yahoo! have been working together since April of 2005 to establish an optimal Internet experience, including search, for consumers on their mobile devices. Nokia is dedicated to creating an experience that is deeply integrated into the other functions of the device. This agreement is an expansion of an already strong cooperation between leading players in their respective domains – Yahoo! in Internet services and Nokia in mobile devices.
The Nokia Mobile Search application is available in select markets in the standard sales packs of the Nokia N80 Internet Edition, Nokia N73, Nokia N93, Nokia N70, Nokia N71, Nokia 6630, Nokia 6680, and Nokia 6681. It is also offered as a free download for more selected Nokia S60 devices from www.nokia.com/mobilesearch. [3G!]