Nokia N97 and Android G1 raise the smartphone stakes
The year 2008 looks set to be a vintage one for sophisticated hand-held devices and smartphones, with Nokia and Google/T-1 seeking to challenge Apple's iPhone and the fast-growing BlackBerry range. And the mobile prospects for 2009 look even more tempting. John Stokdyk reports
In Barcelona this week, Nokia played a classic spoiler card by announcing the imminent arrival of its N97 model.