Nokia Corp. will work with open-source developers for a new browser on its Series 60 mobile phones. The browser will integrate elements from the Apple Safari browser used in Mac OS X.
Jun. 13, 2005 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,865
The Board of Symbian yesterday announced the appointment of Nigel Clifford to the post of Chief Executive Officer, replacing David Levin who left in April. Clifford has wide experience of successful leadership across a number of sectors, including the technology sector. He was appointe...
May. 19, 2005 04:00 AM EDT Reads: 17,288
The latest series of Nokia multimedia phones are based on Symbian OS, the world's most popular operating system for advanced mobile phones. Symbian attributes this success to its open-standards approach.
Apr. 27, 2005 12:00 PM EDT Reads: 21,538
'Compliance and security are the new Software Quality drivers,' said Dr Adam Kolawa, cofounder and CEO of Parasoft Corporation, talking live on SYS-CON.TV to Sean Rhody, editor-in-chief of Web Services Journal and Yakov Fain, Enterprise Editor of JDJ.
Apr. 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 46,421 Replies: 1
A SIS file trojan - Fontal.A - that installs a corrupted Font file into infected mobile devices, thus causing them to fail at next reboot, has been identified by Finnish virus specialists F-Secure. It affects smartphones running Symbian OS.
Apr. 7, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 19,400 Replies: 1
An agreement sees Symbian licensing synchronization software from Microsoft and then distributing it in the European market.
Mar. 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 22,294 Replies: 2
As part of the ISSJ - Information Storage & Security Journal's product review series, we ordered a Sony VAIO laptop by phone, by dialing Sony's toll free number provided at the Sony Style Web site (www.sonystyle.com) in the United States.
Mar. 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 18,891 Replies: 6
The world's first Symbian-based smartphone has been created it was announced at the 3GSM World Congress in Canne, France.
Feb. 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 11,053 Replies: 1
This year it looks certain that a new participation record will be set, as more than 4,000 votes have already been recorded in just the first seven days of voting, as more than 50,000 SYS-CON Media readers are estimated to cast their votes in this year's Readers' Choice Awards. Highlig...
Feb. 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 134,129 Replies: 1
Nokia and Macromedia today announced a licensing agreement that will integrate Macromedia Flash technology into Series 60 Platform. Nokia has also agreed to support Flash in its other software platforms. The agreement will provide opportunities for the 1.8 million registered deve...
Feb. 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 23,700
'The most major news item in mobility yesterday,' writes Mike Rowehl, 'seems to be the new release of Symbian OS.' But the 9.0 version doesn't really include many new features that affect the end user, he adds. 'The USB mass storage feature will actually be pretty cool, but doesn't rea...
Feb. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 20,553 Replies: 2
eBay, The World's Online Marketplace, has more than 114 million registered users, 10,000 developers, and over 700 live, third-party applications.
Feb. 4, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 53,631 Replies: 1
On February 16th at Web Services Edge 2005 in Boston, Mass., Mr. Farquharson will present the topic: 'B2B Policy Enforcement: The Third Rail of SOA Implementation.' In this presentation he will discuss XML Virtual Private Networks (XML VPNs) and their potential to mitigate security pol...
Feb. 3, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 31,895
Nokia has launched Python for the series 60 Platform, which now lets open source developers use the Python programming language to carry out Python commands, scripts, and run Python applications.
Feb. 2, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 12,607
SYS-CON Media, the world's leading i-technology media company, announced that its 2005 Readers' Choice Awards polls opened today, February 1, 2005, and will remain open for six months, until July 31, 2005. More than 50,000 readers are expected to cast their votes to select the best so...
Feb. 1, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 121,430
Whitacre and Dorman are expected to appear on CNBC's SquawkBox together 8:30 AM on Monday morning. David Faber of CNBC, who originally broke the news, has been following the story for some time now and more details regarding the merger expected to be announced during the CNBC interview...
Jan. 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 12,771
SYS-CON Media (www.sys-con.com), the world's leading i-technology media company, announced today that SYS-CON.TV (www.sys-con.tv), the first streaming live i-technology television is scheduled to debut on February 15, 2005 to coincide with the first day of the upcoming Web Services Edg...
Jan. 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 53,832
SYS-CON Media (www.sys-con.com), the world's leading i-technology media company, announced today that the first branded blogging community, www.blog-n-play.com (TM), will go beta on February 15, 2005, to coincide with the opening day of the Web Services Edge 2005 East International Web...
Jan. 26, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reads: 56,414
CommTel Network Solutions Australia, a value added re-seller of Nokia's network solutions, has signed an agreement for the supply of Nokia broadband DSL solutions and related services to a new customer, Telecom Cook Islands Ltd in the Pacific, marking a new market entry for Nokia. Deli...
Jan. 10, 2005 09:30 AM EST Reads: 7,501 Replies: 1
$50 million is what Tiger Woods alleges Christensen Shipyards owes him, for breaking a privacy agreement signed with the pro golfer. Woods filed suit in Miami federal court, stating Christensen, from whom Woods bought a $20 million yacht, used his celebrity status as an ill-gained endo...
Nov. 4, 2004 12:00 AM EST Reads: 63,067 Replies: 2
The mood was definitely upbeat on Thursday, October 28, as the 45th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show commenced with the largest opening day crowd in its history. The YV&C staff was on hand and spent most of their time at Bahia Mar and Las Olas, touring the show's superyac...
Nov. 2, 2004 12:00 AM EST Reads: 60,270
Fueled in part by Parasoft's desire to expand into Europe, a new office has been opened in London, the company said. John Rodford will be the managing director. Rodford has a strong sales background in technology-related sectors.
Oct. 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 13,604
On Symbian smartphones such as the Nokia 6600, reports Michael Yuan, the Java runtime does not integrate well with the underlying platform. However with the Nokia 6630, the first consumer phone from Nokia that supports JSR 75, things have finally changed, he says.
Jun. 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 40,554 Replies: 5
Symbian has announced that the Nokia 6620, built on the Symbian OS-based Series 60 platform, is the first smartphone based on Symbian OS for use on EDGE networks.
Jan. 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST Reads: 11,157
Symbian OS fans have begun signing a petition aimed at securing the withdrawal of Windows CE .NET from Psion's NETBOOK PRO...on the basis that, if Psion - the grounder and main owner of Symbian - isn't selecting Symbian for its latest wireless device, then how does it expect successful...
Oct. 5, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,149
Here SDM News Desk brings you in full the text of the Open Letter to Psion Teklogix & Psion PLC published online recently in respect of Psion's putative successor to the netBook, the NETBOOK PRO.
Oct. 5, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,708