Popular Symbian Articles for 2004
Although the Symbian OS is the most popular smartphone operating system in Europe, most smartphones sold in the U.S. run the Palm OS.
Though both the Motorola A1000 and Panasonic X700 run the Symbian OS, they have very different shapes and capabilities.
Brighthand's Editor-in-Chief considers what it might mean for the smart phone industry if Nokia takes a controlling stake in the company that owns the Symbian OS.
What does Psion plan to do, now that it is no longer a member of Symbian?
Symbian Limited has announced Symbian OS version 8.0 at the 3GSM World Congress. Plus, two additional companies have licensed this operating system to make smart phones.
LG Electronics, the world's fifth-largest manufacturer of mobile phones, has licensed the Symbian OS and Nokia's Series 60. Lenovo, which was already a Series 60 licensee, has just become[...]
Handango has named the People's Choice award winners for Palm OS, Pocket PC, Symbian, and Java software.
The P910, a cellular-wireless handheld that uses Symbian's UIQ platform, can now legally be released in the U.S. It is expected to be available before the end of September.
A senior executive at Sharp has revealed that his company plans to release smart phones running the Symbian operating system next year.
A Russian anti-virus firm believes it has found the first computer worm that infects Symbian devices, including ones running Nokia's Series 60 user interface.
SplashData has just announced that its application for securely storing personal information is now available for Palm OS, Windows Mobile, and Symbian OS.
Symbian Limited says that, during the first three months of this year, its licensees shipped more than double the number of Symbian devices they had in the same quarter last[...]
Abidia 2.5 adds support for the RIM BlackBerry handheld. This eBay auction tracking application already supported the Palm OS, Windows Mobile, and Symbian OS.
Intel, Nokia, and Symbian Ltd. are going to work together to create smartphones using the Nokia Series 60 Platform and Intel processors.
Psion is going to sell its share in the Symbian software group to Nokia, giving it virtual control of the Symbian OS.
Sony Ericsson has announced the P910, a progressive follow-up to their P900 smartphone. The P910 features a new thumb keyboard, improved screen, 64MB RAM (up from 16MB) and a more[...]
NetFront 3.1 is now available for the Sony Ericsson P800 and P900, plus other Symbian-based smartphones using the UIQ interface.
Top gaming news this week includes Battle Dwarves for Pocket PC, Solitaire Studio, and a version of Legacy for Symbian UIQ.
A majority of Psion shareholders have voted to approve a plan to sell its portion of the Symbian software group to Nokia.
One of the most important questions of this year, whether the Symbian OS would remain independent, has now been answered.