Even as it hitches its smartphone future to Windows Phone (MSFT), Nokia (NOK) is making it clear...

|By:, SA News Editor

Even as it hitches its smartphone future to Windows Phone (MSFT), Nokia (NOK) is making it clear it still sees a place for less powerful software on the low end of its product line. The latest proof comes via its acquisition of software firm Smarterphone, whose OS provides smartphone-like capabilities to no-frills "feature phones." In October, Nokia acquired mobile Linux developer Meltemi,