Nokia partners up with Polar Mobile to launch over 300 mobile apps for major media brands over the next 12 months. The apps will be made available to Nokia devices running Symbian, MeeGo, and Windows Phone. The first 50 will be available for Symbian through the Nokia Ovi Store in the next two months.
Over 1200 mobile apps on various platforms are already powered by Polar Mobile for media publishers, including top tier magazines, newspapers, broadcasters and online portals. Some of the more noteworthy apps by Polar are TIME, Wired, Sports Illustrated, CNN Money, Food Network, Variety, and Elle.
“Nokia is excited about the opportunity to team up with Polar Mobile to bring hundreds of quality apps to consumers around the world. Polar Mobile’s ability to scale and attract a global set of brands is strategic in supporting Nokia’s efforts in offering compelling apps and experiences for our users,” said Richard White, General Manager of Nokia Canada, in the press release.