News from Finland in English

Finnish graffiti artist Egs specializes on maps

A finnish graffiti artist known as "Egs" is known for working around the world. Not only has he done painting all over the world in over fourty countries, but he also specialises on maps.

Written by Janita on Thursday September 22, 2016
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Tom of Finland game and chat apps seek funding

Tom of Finland is a known brand that is used by companies such as the Finnish Post, Finlayson and Robert Paulig. Now there is on going work to bring Tom of Finland to the mobile with chat, games and other digital products.

Written by Janita on Wednesday August 24, 2016
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Amazon recruiting in Finland, rumored to open an R&D center

The eCommerce and web services giant Amazon has announced plans of coming to Finland. This August the company held two recruitment events in Espoo and Tampere, both of which are sites where there are plenty of former Microsoft and Nokia employees.

Written by Janita on Thursday August 11, 2016
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Lumia sales falter globally, but Nokia is doing great - who'd a thought?

The upcoming fall will mark the fifth anniversary of the release of Lumia 800, the first Nokia smartphone running the Windows Phone 7 operating system developed by Microsoft. This was the first leg in the story was supposed to lead to a third option on the smartphone market and keep both Microsoft and Nokia relevant in an ever changing world.

Written by Janita on Monday August 1, 2016
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