Nokia Upgrades Series 60
Jun 14, 2004, 11:57 AM by (staff)
Nokia today announced Series 60 Second Edition, an upgrade to the company's popular smartphone operating system (OS) software. The update is split into two "feature packs" for different types of devices. "Feature Pack 2" includes support for WCDMA and CDMA, video calling, 3D graphics, and push email over IMAP. "Feature Pack 3" includes a new UI framework that supports square screens, landscape and portriat orientations, and new resolutions, including QVGA and higher. Feature Pack 3 also includes QWERTY keyboard support and rich-content email.
Motorola Debuts Two New Mods for Moto Z Series
Motorola today took the wraps off two additional Moto Mods for its Moto Z series of handsets. The first mod is a juice pack from Mophie (pictured) that packs a 3,000mAh power cell and 15W USB-C charging.
Microsoft Trots Out Nokia 222 Feature Phone
Microsoft today announced the Nokia 222, a bar-style feature phone that runs Nokia Series 30+ and includes only the most essential functions. The Nokia 222's core apps include MSN Weather, Bing Search, Opera Mini, as well as Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and Twitter.
HMD Global Trots Out the Nokia 130, an Entry-Level Feature Phone
HMD Global today announced the Nokia 130, a bar-style handset that runs the Series 30+ platform with basic connectivity apps and a handful of simple games. The handset has a 1.8-inch screen, number pad, 1,020mAh battery, Bluetooth, music player, FM radio, and headphone jack.
Google Testing 3rd-Party Email Access in iOS Gmail App
Google is allowing people to use their non-Gmail email service within the Gmail app for iOS. Apple's own iOS email app and Microsoft's Outlook email app both already support multiple email services, as does Gmail on Android handsets.