A week can be a disruptive time in tech

Microsoft and Nokia are betting on Lumia success By Will Goodbody, Science and Technology Correspondent @willgoodbody It’s been an eventful and arguably a disruptive week in consumer technology. First came the news on Tuesday of Microsoft’s purchase of Nokia’s phone division for €5.4bn. A tie-up that could lead to a more credible third force in the global smartphone market share war. Whether you like Windows or not, few could argue with the proposition that Microsoft knows how to develop market …