In other Lumia news, Nokia has cut the price of its mid-range Lumia 800 Windows Phone by around 15 percent this week, according to Reuters, and shrunk the price tag of other Windows models too by a lesser amount.
The Dutch spectrum agency has announced that its next auction -- offering frequencies in the 800, 900, 1800, 1900, 2100 and 2600 MHz bands -- will begin on Oct. 31. According to a report on Telecompaper (subscription required), there are five qualified bidders, though they have not yet been named.
U.S. cable giant Liberty Global has launched Horizon TV, a multi-screen pay-TV offering, in Europe. Initially available via its Dutch unit, UPC Netherlands, the service will be rolled out in Switzerland, Germany and Ireland over the coming months. Horizon TV uses a Samsung Corp. multimedia gateway, while NDS Ltd. supplied the middleware and user interface.