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2009-10-27 06:18:00

LONDON, October 27 /PRNewswire/ -- - Airplay SDK 4.0: Rich Apps, Richer Developers. Full Free Evaluation Available Online Currently it is prohibitively expensive for independent developers to create and port mobile applications across a wide range of handsets. Developers therefore target only a few devices, seriously limiting their opportunity for revenue. Today, most make a choice of Apple's iPhone as it has a high market share, a solid SDK and an attractive business model,...

2009-10-26 08:30:00

RICHARDSON, Texas, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sipera Systems, the leader in real-time Unified Communications (UC) security, today announced availability of the Sipera Secure Live Communications (SLiC) mobility solution. Delivering breakthrough enterprise-class communications privacy and security for Voice-over-IP (VoIP) and UC on smartphones, Sipera SLiC makes smartphone VoIP and UC "business ready." Sipera SLiC is the industry's first security solution enabling enterprises to "tame" the...

2009-10-26 06:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies, products and services, today announced that it has established a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc. (QuIC), focused on mobile open source platforms. QuIC has brought together a dedicated group of engineers to optimize open source software with Qualcomm technology. The QuIC board of directors has named Rob...

2009-10-22 07:30:00

MARLOW, England, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Bend Software, the market leader in Mobile Software Management (MSM), has been selected to deliver two presentations at next week's Symbian Exchange and Exposition (SEE 2009) in London at Earls Court 2, where it is also exhibiting at Stand 55. The first presentation is part of SEE 2009's "Device Creation and Contributing to Symbian" speaker's theme while the other is an informal roundtable discussion, part of SEE's "Birds of a Feather" (BoF)...

2009-10-16 07:33:00

ESPOO, Finland, October 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nokia (NYSE: NOK) and Accenture today announced the completion of Accenture's acquisition of Nokia's Symbian Professional Services, which was initially announced on July 17, 2009. With this transfer, Accenture assumes full ownership of Nokia's Symbian Professional Services unit responsible for Symbian OS customer engineering and customer support. Effective October 16, the acquisition is a natural continuation of Nokia's Symbian...

2009-10-15 05:52:00

HELSINKI, Finland, October 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nokia Corporation (NYSE: NOK) Interim Report October 15, 2009 at 13:00 (CET +1) The complete press release with tables is available at: http://www.nokia.com/results/Nokia_results2009Q3e.pdf Non-IFRS third quarter 2009 results1, 2, 3 EUR million Q3/2009 Q3/2008 YoY Change Q2/2009 QoQ Change Net sales 9 810 12 239 -19.8% 9 913...

2009-10-10 09:00:00

BEIJING, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports on new mobile phones that will come into market in the fourth quarter. Despite this year's economic crisis, it is apparent that the major phone makers did not stop research and development activities. New mobile phones are still appearing rapidly, and advances in mobile phone technology have also come as a surprise. In the last...

2009-09-22 06:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- TuneWiki, Inc. announced that it has completed the development of its award winning social media player for the Symbian V5 series with full functionality and exciting new features. The player is being revealed today at DEMOfall 09 on Nokia's recently announced X6 handset. TuneWiki is now supporting all five of the operating systems used by Nokia in its wide array of mobile devices. TuneWiki Lyrics Search is currently available at the Ovi Store by Nokia...

2009-09-16 08:00:00

CARDIFF, Calif., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jedi Mind, Inc. (Pink Sheets: JEDM) (http://www.jedimindinc.com) announced today that the company will move forward aggressively with an expansion of the newly formed medical applications division, while continuing development of the gaming side of the business. Yesterday, the company posted an open call to C++ programmers on their website to process resumes and facilitate discussions with prospective programmers. Jedi Mind, Inc. is...

2009-09-07 06:30:00

Nokia plans to launch a number of new devices this year amid growing competitive pressure from Apple, Research in Motion and other up-and-coming rivals.  But some analysts say the Finnish telecom firm may yet struggle to maintain its top position in the mobile phone market. The company announced plans to launch three new smartphones with touch screens, a portable notebook PC, and will partner with Microsoft to run the popular Office software suite on its handsets. Industry observers...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'