Sun Announces New Mobile Version of Java
May 8, 2007, 9:37 AM by (staff)
JavaFX Mobile is variant of the new JavaFX technology. JavaFX Mobile targets content providers and will help them develop Internet-based content and applications for mobile phones. Its key feature is that it bypasses the need for developers by enabling drag and drop of desktop and mobile content to the desktop. The new technology will improve the mobile experience by enabling quicker development times and richer applications for end users that work across a number of different platforms, including mobile phones and desktop computers. It will be available as an OEM license to carriers, handset manufacturers, and others.
Lumia 950 is Microsoft's Flagship Windows 10 Phone
Microsoft today announced the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL, its own flagship phones for its new OS, Windows 10. The phones support Windows Continuum for an optional full Windows Desktop experience when connected to a desktop monitor.
Google's AMP-lified Content to Be Prioritized In Mobile Search
Google today said people should see AMP'd content appear most prominently in mobile search. Google kicked of AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages Project) last year with the goal of improving web page load times on the mobile web.
Samsung Makes Its Internet Browser Available to Most Android Phones
Samsung has made a version of its mobile browser available to non-Samsung handsets. The company has been beta testing Samsung Internet Browser on Nexus and Pixel phones since April.
Samsung DeX Turns Galaxy S8 Into an Android Desktop
Samsung today announced DeX, a desktop accessory for the Galaxy S8 and S8+ that allows them to function as computers when attached to a monitor, keyboard, and mouse. DeX is similar in concept to Microsoft's Continuum product.