Motorola Plans OTA Firmware Update Feature
Sep 29, 2003, 1:38 PM by (staff)
Motorola and Bitfone Corporation today announced that the two companies have signed a global agreement for the deployment of Bitfone's over-the-air (OTA) firmware update solution, mProve™. Motorola will use mProve 3.0 to update the core embedded software on mobile devices over the air. The feature, to be available in Motorola phones planned for 2004, will allow customers to receive complete firmware updates from their wireless carrier, or Motorola directly, with a simple phone call.
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