Going to Symbian's Smartphone Show? Fancy meeting up for an informal chat the night before with the All About Symbian crew, all our friends, and some demos of new technology and software? All over a nice beer? Maybe win some nice prizes? Then we'll see you at London's Crosse Keys Pub on Monday 10th October.
Of course we’ve talked already about Symbian and what it’s partners will (hopefully) be doing, so let me take you on a flying run around the floor to see what catches my eye and what deserves a bit more exploring once we all get to the ExCeL Centre.
Yesterday saw a a moment that many mobile device fans would have deemed unthinkable just a few years ago when Palm and Microsoft jointly announced a Windows Mobile powered Treo. Rafe looks through first the impact on Palm's corporate strategy, before looking at the wider implications for the mobile platform war.
There’s a huge change in Symbian OS with OS 9.1 coming out. While the directors and marketing managers will be prowling the floor of The Smartphone Show for the latest edge available to them, the people who do all the work, the programmers, will all have the chance to learn about the new OS, API calls and the low level magic they can use from the people who programmed it. Symbian themselves.
Penrillian specialize in Symbian OS application development and porting and are experts at helping clients to imagine, to specify, to build and to launch software running on Symbian OS. Ewan cuaght up with Charles Weir to find out just what this UK company are up to in the Symbian OS world.
So if you've got a camera phone, where do you show off your pictures? One option is over on MoblogUK. Ewan caught up with Alfie Dennen, one of the brains behind the site to find out what Moblogging is all about.