Digital TV mobile phones from Samsung Electronics let consumers in Europe, Korea and other regions receive TV and radio channels as well as data services like weather forecasts or traffic and travel information. The Bluetooth-compatible SGH-P900 features a 2 megapixel camera and a music player with dual speakers. It also makes phone calls.
Keeping power demands low is one of the chores handled by STMicroelectronics' Nomadik mobile multimedia processor, which was designed for multi-function handheld devices.
The fun factor continues to draw developers to Linux. This open-source system continues to succeed in the market and in the hearts and minds of developers. Design News will delve into this territory with next week's Continuing Education Class titled, “Introduction to Linux Device Drivers.”
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