The following video is part of our daily MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill and advisor Joe Magyer and senior analyst Jason Moser analyze the latest business and investing news. In this segment, the guys discuss the major players in the mobile space and examine why its deal with Nokia means 2012 is a make-or-break year for Microsoft.

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