PalmSource Signs New Phone Maker
Jun 30, 2005, 2:13 PM by (staff)
Palmsource yesterday announced they have signed a new licensee. During their Q4 results conference call, CEO Patrick McVeigh announced the company has signed one of the top five handset manufacturers as a licensee, however he would not announce which company it is. Samsung is already a Palm OS licensee, leaving just Nokia, Motorola, LG and Sony Ericsson. Considering LG's recent track record of matching Samsung move for move, and the other manufacturers' commitment to alternative smartphone OSes, they are most likely choice.
Samsung to Announce Galaxy S8 On March 29 In NYC
Samsung used its press conference at Mobile World Congress to tell everyone that the Galaxy S8 is right around the corner. In a short teaser video, Samsung said the phone will make its worldwide debut on March 29 at Lincoln Center in New York City.
HMD Global Intros Nokia 8 Flagship Smartphone
HMD Global, the sole licensee of the Nokia brand, today announced the Nokia 8 flagship Android smartphone. The handset is milled from 6000 series aluminum and polished to a high-gloss finish in black, blue, silver, and copper.
HMD Global Raises $100M to Expand Nokia Phone Business
HMD Global today said it has raised $100 million in funding in order to help the company grow. HMD Global is the sole licensee of the Nokia brand and makes and sells Nokia-branded phones that run Google's Android operating system.
HMD Global, Maker of Nokia Phones, Parts Ways with CEO
HMD Global today said Arto Nummela, CEO and member of its Global Board of Directors, will leave the company effective immediately. Florian Seiche, who has co-lead the company as president since its founding, has been appointed acting CEO in Nummela's place.