The first iPhone shipped in 2007, and we still don’t have a
product that is close to their experience. Android came on the
scene just over 2 years ago, and this week they took our
leadership position in smartphone volumes. Unbelievable. […]
How did we get to this point? Why did we fall behind when the
world around us evolved?
This is what I have been trying to understand. I believe at least
some of it has been due to our attitude inside Nokia. We poured
gasoline on our own burning platform. I believe we have lacked
accountability and leadership to align and direct the company
through these disruptive times. We had a series of misses. We
haven’t been delivering innovation fast enough. We’re not
No word on what his solution is, but at least he’s diagnosed the problem.