Microsoft to cut up to 1,850 jobs, quit making smartphones
Fri, May 27, 2016 - 5:50 AM
The decision means that Microsoft is scrapping what was left in Finland of Nokia's former glory as the world's top mobile-phone maker.
MICROSOFT announced on Wednesday it would let go up to 1,850 employees and a Finnish union called it the end of the company's smartphone manufacturing business, bought from Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia.
"Microsoft Corp on Wednesday announced plans to streamline...