Tags: EU | TEC | Wireless | Show | Mobile | Apps

Wireless Carriers Unite On Mobile Apps Project

Monday, 15 Feb 2010 06:56 AM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

The world's largest mobile phone carriers say they're joining forces to make it easier for software developers to write apps that will run on as many phones as possible.

The "Wholesale Applications Community" announced Monday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is an attempt to retake the initiative from phone makers like Apple and Nokia, which have applications stores of their own.

Google is also building a significant store for its Android software.

U.S. carriers Verizon Wireless, AT&T Inc., Sprint Nextel Corp. and T-Mobile USA are part of the group, which includes twenty other major international carriers.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Al Jazeera Blasts Al Gore as Fight Over TV Deal Gets Nasty

Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 18:20 PM

Al Jazeera on Tuesday rejected allegations from Al Gore and Joel Hyatt, the founders of Current TV, saying they were fal . . .

Uber Hires Former Obama Adviser Plouffe to Counter Opponents

Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 15:16 PM

(Updates with Kalanick comments in seventh paragraph.)Aug. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Uber Technologies Inc. is adding to its exe . . .

98 Percent of California Still at 'Severe' Drought Level or Worse

Monday, 18 Aug 2014 19:34 PM

Even though California's drought is no longer worsening, 98 percent of the state is at least at the Severe level, the  . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved