Open Source Mobile Platforms

  • September 25, 2008 25 Sep'08

    Out of the gates, Android a long way from enterprise ready

    Android's launch device, the G1, has some neat features, but few of them make it a better enterprise phone.

  • September 22, 2008 22 Sep'08

    Palm announces next-gen Palm OS II by mid-year 2009

    Palm recently announced that their long-anticipated next-generation Palm mobile operating system, commonly dubbed Palm OS II, would be running by mid-year 2009.

  • July 02, 2008 02 Jul'08

    Palm sales up but revenues falling

    Though Palm's smartphone sales are soaring and recovering, Palm as a whole has revenues down.

  • January 29, 2008 29 Jan'08

    Palm's new head of Product Development begins quietly

    Contrary to typical Palm Inc. behavior, new head of Product Development Mike Bell has begun his new position without much publicity.

  • February 11, 2004 11 Feb'04

    Palm success, past and future, depends on developers

    Amid growing competition from Microsoft and Symbian, the Palm organization is endorsing interoperability like never before. Experts say the OS-maker's freebie-focused strategy had made developing Palm applications much easier.

  • February 04, 2004 04 Feb'04

    Mobile platforms on collision course

    Today there are a dizzying array of mobile platform choices, from Microsoft's .NET and Java, to niche frameworks offered by Pumatech Inc., Sybase's iAnywhere Solutions Inc., and others. But Jack Gold, a vice president with Stamford, Conn.-based Meta...

  • June 26, 2003 26 Jun'03

    Analyst questions Palm's gain in WebSphere deal

    A recent deal between Palm and IBM will bring a mobile edition of WebSphere to Palm's Tungsten PDAs. But an analyst says Palm still has a tough task ahead of it.