Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 2nd Nov 2010 23:10 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "Under an initiative sponsored by the European Commission, the Symbian platform was this week endorsed by the Artemis Joint Technology Initiative and specifically identified as a unique technology that is a vital focus for European-centric mobile software development. As a result, a total investment of over EUR 22 million has been committed to the development of next generation technologies for the Symbian platform. This development project is being led by the Symbian Foundation as part of a consortium of major European technology organisations. The consortium is made up of 24 organisations from 8 European countries, comprising major mobile device manufacturers, hardware and service integration professional services, major consumer electronics companies, mobile network operators, application developers, universities and research institutions."
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RE[3]: Is this necessary?
by PatrickQuinn on Wed 3rd Nov 2010 12:41 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Is this necessary?"
PatrickQuinn
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2010-06-08

Neither android nor meego need the money, intel and google own them after all. This is like a social worker doing his best to help and abandoned child.

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RE[4]: Is this necessary?
by WereCatf on Wed 3rd Nov 2010 12:49 in reply to "RE[3]: Is this necessary?"
WereCatf Member since:
2006-02-15

This is like a social worker doing his best to help and abandoned child.

I don't quite agree with that analogy. Atleast helping a child is a lofty goal and could save a human life.

This is more like throwing money on a dead horse and waiting for it to get up again.

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