Nokia today announced the acquisition Scalado, which currently has imaging technology on more than 1 billion mobile devices.
Jo Harlow, executive vice president, Smart Devices at Nokia on this acquisition,
“Nokia has been working with Scalado for more than ten years and they’ve contributed to many of our leading imaging applications,” , “This transaction would enable us to combine our leadership in camera devices with their expertise in imaging, helping people move beyond taking pictures to capturing moments and emotions and then reliving them in many different ways.”
HÃ¥kan Persson, CEO of Scalado on this acquisition,
“This is a great opportunity for many of our people to show their leadership in imaging and to continue to build its future,” , “Doing this as part of Nokia, already a leader in mobile imaging, will reinforce the strength of the technologies and competences developed at Scalado. We are very excited about this opportunity, which is a natural next step in our longstanding relationship with Nokia.”
Scalado was the company behind the new camera rewind feature announced as part of the Blackberry 10 camera experience. So, expect many imaging features on Lumia Windows Phone devices soon.