Juno ST: a low end GPS PDA

Sp3220070418134139“Trimle unveiled a new GPS-enabled PDA – the Juno ST handheld. The Juno ST is ideal for field data collection. Being low-priced it is affordable for companies that are managing large deployments and tight budgets. Reportedly, the device provides 2 to 5 meter GPS positioning, the GPS-receiver is sensitive enough to work in hostile environments. An external antenna can be added for the car use. The specs of the Juno ST:
CPU – Samsung S3C2442 300 MHz
OS – Windows Mobile 5.0
128 MB ROM
SD slot
Built-in GPS-receiver
Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
Li-Ion 1200 mAH battery
Dimensions – 109x60x19 mm
Weight – 133 g
The sales of the Juno ST are scheduled for the beginning of May 2007.” via mobile-review.com

Astrology Pro is out for Symbian S60 and UIQ3!

Sp3220070418134139” Astrology & Horoscope Pro is a professional program which uses astrology to advice you about matchmaking by sign, your 2007 horoscope, detailed zodiac sign analysis and numerology by your birthdate/birthday.It supports:Nokia S60 3rd Edition with QVGA (240×320, 320×240) DownloadSony Ericsson UIQ3 with QVGA (240×320, 320×240) DownloadIt program has:* Matchmaker by Sing* Horoscopes 2007* Zodiac Signs* Numerology Click here for more & to buy >

Over 100 million Symbian S60 devices shipped!

Sp3220070418134139Nokia today announced that over 100 million S60 devices have cumulatively been shipped by S60 licensees to date. S60 software built on Symbian OS is the world’s leading smartphone software, developed by Nokia and licensed by some of the industry’s top mobile device manufacturers. With this announcement, S60 further demonstrates its strong lead in the volume market. Handset vendors, operators, developers as well as internet service providers are increasingly recognizing the potential offered by multi-vendor platforms, such as S60. “This announcement represents a significant landmark for S60. We believe it inspires further innovation on S60. The open platform gives mobile users more choice and provides a platform upon which new applications and services can be built”, said Matti Vänskä, Vice President, Mobile Software Sales and Marketing, Nokia. Speaking at the event press conference, Matti Vänskä said: “We see three key trends affecting the requirements for software platforms. The mobile device is becoming the hub for personal experiences, whether focused on imaging, business, music, navigation or video. People are accessing Web 2.0 services and content with their mobile device. Thirdly, simplicity and intuitiveness of user experience are increasingly important.” S60 has made application development considerably easier with the S60 3rd Edition Feature Pack 2. The introduction of Open C brings the standard C function libraries to S60 software, supporting increased productivity and improved time-to-market of applications. With Open C, developers can reuse existing code and focus on the mobility aspects of their applications. As announced last week, S60 will the first mobile software platform with integrated widget support, bringing the power of Web technologies to the mobile. Widgets enrich the mobile experience as they create a personal Web experience for a personal device. S60 makes it easy to create and bring Web services to S60 devices using standards-based Web technologies, such as Ajax, JavaScript, CSS and HTML. S60 supports a wide selection of device segments. S60 licensees have launched devices that provide uncompromised imaging, music and video functionalities and support for the needs of business users as well as other targeted segments. In the event, Samsung showcased their latest S60 devices, the new SGH-i400, a compact slim slider with EDGE for mainstream market, and the SGH-i520 that was launched recently. To date, 57 devices based on S60 and Symbian OS have been launched, 28 of which are based on the latest S60 3rd Edition. The S60 Summit was held in April in Madrid and hosted a comprehensive expo that showcased over 60 demonstrations of the latest and most innovative features and solutions for S60. About S60 S60 software built on Symbian OS is the world’s leading smartphone software, and is licensed by some of the industry’s foremost mobile device manufacturers. The flexibility of the S60 software allows for various hardware designs and software configurations, as evidenced by the multitude of S60 devices already available on the market. Through its award-winning user interface, extensive support for new mobile services and the innovation potential for partner solutions, S60 provides an open and scalable business opportunity for mobile operators and 3rd party developers. For further information and news about S60 and the S60 community, please visit www.s60.com. About Nokia Nokia is a world leader in mobile communications, driving the growth and sustainability of the broader mobility industry. Nokia connects people to each other and the information that matters to them with easy-to-use and innovative products like mobile phones, devices and solutions for imaging, games, media and businesses. Nokia provides equipment, solutions and services for network operators and corporations.