Sagem Communication and Sony Ericsson have announced a new partnership whereby Sagem will license certain mobile phone hardware and software technologies to Sony Ericsson. Sagem will also provide Sony Ericsson with a number of Sony Ericsson branded phones as part of the Original Developer Manufacturer (ODM) agreement.
Symantec has launched anti-virus software designed for Windows Mobile, which it says will protect your mobile phone from threats transmitted via email, MMS, the call network, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, IR or downloaded from memory cards.
Consumer research has played a key role in eight new phones, including a Walkman that Sony Ericsson has revealed. However what is unusual for a phone company is that it has admitted that some of the phones have fewer features due to demands by users.
French phone manufacturer Sagem is trialing the use of a near field communication (NFC) technology enabled mobile phone that allows the owner to pay for goods by swiping the phone or use their mobile phone as a train ticket.