Nokia on brink of unveiling ‘visual radio’

9 Dec 2003

Finnish mobile handset manufacturer Nokia is planning to launch a new handset with the ability to enhance FM broadcasts via a colour touch screen capable of displaying additional content provided by the broadcast station and delivered over the mobile operator’s network. The so-called ‘visual radio’ will be introduced in 2004 with initial applications including interactive voting and audience participation in live quiz shows.



Subscribe to CommsUpdate to get the day’s top telecom headlines delivered to your email.

Subscribe to CommsUpdate



Filter CommsUpdate by the following categories or use the search.


Visit our help page information on performing advanced searches, including how to restrict the results by country or company.


CommsUpdate is an outstanding advertising venue for companies seeking to reach:

  • International carriers
  • Wholesale service providers
  • Equipment and software vendors
  • Telecom investors
  • Regulators

Learn more about advertising on CommsUpdate.