Cambridge Consultants has released a portable, hardware-independent Bluetooth software package aimed at embedded devices. The profiles and protocol stack -- Interface Express and BlueStack -- have been ported to multiple processor architectures including ARM and MIPS, and run on a range of embedded operating systems including Linux.
Submitted by tuxtops on Sun, 2004-11-21 22:04.
NEC and Panasonic have developed three Linux-powered 3G mobile phones to be introduced in Japan in the coming months -- NEC's N900iL, NEC's N901iC, and Panasonic's P901i. Of the three, only NEC's N900iL is currently shipping. The N900iL is a dual-network 3G/VoIP handset that works as a 3G mobile phone (using DoCoMo's W-CDMA/FOMA technologies), VoIP terminal, or both simultaneously. All three phones are based on the Linux 3G mobile phone software platform announced by NEC and Panasonic earlier this w
Submitted by tuxtops on Fri, 2004-11-19 21:03.
Larry Garfield tries to sort out the facts of the current market, and comes to the conclusion that palmOne needs to refocus on key long-term buyers.
Submitted by tuxtops on Fri, 2004-11-19 00:04.
Japanese electronics giants NEC and Panasonic have jointly developed a Linux-based software platform which offers third-generation mobile phone users more services on their handsets.
Submitted by tuxtops on Thu, 2004-11-18 20:25.
Down under, the Z400 from Zensonic brings photo, audio and video streaming over Wi-Fi 802.11g and Ethernet with support for a slew of different formats.
Submitted by tuxtops on Thu, 2004-11-18 01:05.
NEC System Technologies, Ltd., Toshiba Information Systems Corporation, and ELT, Inc. to Resell MontaVista Linux in Japan. Will provide value-added solutions based on popular Linux platform.
Submitted by tuxtops on Wed, 2004-11-17 19:26.
Making an unlikely comeback, Data Evolution is reviving the five-year old Clio line of palmtops with the introduction of the Clio NXT, offering a high-end feature set.
Submitted by tuxtops on Tue, 2004-11-16 06:06.
A Chinese Linux smartphone company has won a prestigious industry award in Hong Kong. E28 received a Technological Achievement Award in the 2004 Hong Kong Awards for Industry, for a Linux-based smartphone reference design expected in January.
Submitted by tuxtops on Fri, 2004-11-12 22:28.
Sales of Symbian OS-based smartphones and communicators have risen 201% from quarter 3 of 2003 to quarter 3 of 2004, according to Symbian's latest quarterly report.
Submitted by tuxtops on Thu, 2004-11-11 21:53.
Does a thumbboard, improved screen and more memory warrant an upgrade from the popular P900? Jørgen Sundgot pokes and prods Sony Ericsson's latest communicator, the P910i.