Yahoo hires Nokia innovator

Sep 06 2005 - 09:28 PM ET | Nokia

Christian Lindholm, the man responsible at Nokia for Series 60 phones among other things, is moving to Yahoo. Lindholm has been at Nokia for ten years and was most recently responsible for Lifeblog.

At Yahoo, Lindholm's official title is VP of Global Mobile Products. This is the latest in a string of moves that show Yahoo is trying to seriously compete in the mobile space.