Java Unbound

Smith, Brad
March 2007
Wireless Week;3/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p12
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the use of Java in the mobile computing market. As the differences in handheld devices result in a fragmented Java market, companies like Sun Microsystems and Motorola are making efforts to promote the use of Java and lessen the fragmentation. The article continues to discuss the Bling Software, Asynchronous JavaScript and XML, Bling being first to the table with JavaScript for handsets and not having the same experience as using personal computers.


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