Another day, another partnership for Google. Looking at the list of names in this UIQ Alliance Partner Program, you can get a sense for where Google wants to take mobile devices in the future.
ArcSoft develops multimedia technologies and apps for desktop and embedded platforms. They offer imaging and video solutions to enhance mobile phones, digital cameras, pc’s, and other consumer electronics devices. Fring is a service that enables users to make free mobile calls, live chat and interact with other while on the go. ISkoot has their hands in VOIP and push-button internet calls.
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Shhh… On a still night, you can hear the network providers scrambling to combat this already.
ArcSoft, CleNET Technologies, fring™, Google, i-skoot and Mobica are new partners in the UIQ Alliance Partner Program. The agreements basically mean that UIQ Technology will support the partner companies in their development of mobile applications and services on UIQ and Symbian OS for future product releases. The new partners are given access to UIQ roadmap updates, joint marketing, technical support and also have the option to receive early access to UIQ releases.