Graeme Ferguson, Vodafone's global content chief, has had it with "crap" mobile games. "I'm still amazed after three years at Vodafone to see some fantastic licenses with
Chip giant ARM Holdings has announced a new version of Jazelle RCT, just-in-time and ahead-of-time Java bytecode compiler for mobile applications. The new version
Nokia's Series 60 handsets will include the Connected Device Configuration (CDC) in the next update. CDC makes it much easier to create networked J2ME apps and
The E895 is a new tri-band Linux/Java handset from Motorola. The handset includes a 1.3-MP camera, 10MB of internal memory, and a miniUSB port. The phone builds
T-Mobile executive vice president David Hytha claims that mobile phones are suffering from "feature creep." He blames both operators and manufacturers for
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At first, the Series 60 had a custom-designed WAP browser. Then Nokia cuts a deal to preload Opera on its phones. Now the company is working with
Yahoo has purchased old-school VoIP provider DialPad for an undisclosed sum. Personally, I think this is a big deal; I bet Yahoo has lofty goals for this
According to In-Stat, there will be 2.3 billion global wireless subscribers by 2009. This represents 777 million new subscribers between 2004 and 2009.
This is pure speculation, but considering that there haven't been any news of new Treos, it seems unlikely that we'll see a new Treo before next year. It seems odd -- the
There's not too much to the Firefly, the cell phone targeted at kids. The phone has a few speed dial buttons instead of a number pad and can be set to restrict
The Liberty Alliance has drafted specifications for a new mobile content distribution scheme that would prevent content providers from learning the mobile number
Want to learn how to build J2ME games? Want some solid, tested code to base your new game on? Well, why don't you check out Winter Sports and Marv the Miner, two J2ME games released under
Nokia is working with Apple to create an open-source mobile Web browser. The Series 60 Web browser will be based on WebCore, the