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Report: Sony Ericsson drops Symbian OS from smartphone portfolio

Sony Ericsson is not planning to develop any more smartphones powered by Symbian OS, leaving Nokia as the only top-tier handset manufacturer continuing support for the ailing handset platform. Sony Ericsson’s decision to stop offering handsets powered by Symbian OS follows shortly after similar moves were announced by Samsung, which has also opted to put the bulk of its smartphone efforts behind Android.

Shazam inks pre-load agreement with LG

Music discovery app company Shazam announced its app is being preloaded onto handsets from vendor LG Electronics, with the worldwide rollout starting in Europe with the vendor’s Optimus GT540 smartphone.

Report: No CDMA WP7 handsets until 2011

Microsoft’s much-anticipated Windows Phone 7 platform will not be available for handsets supporting CDMA networks until 2011, the Wall Street Journal reported, significantly limiting the potential for the platform in Microsoft’s home market of the US.

Should vendors be one-stop shops or specialists?

Success in smartphones is the major hurdle to overcome

LG set to offer high-tier smartphones

LG Electronics moved further toward its aim of improving its performance in the smartphone market, by announcing new technologies and features which will be used in devices expected to reach the market before the end of 2010.

Orange, AT&T eye tablet market

Orange and AT&T joined the growing chorus of supporters for tablet devices, alongside a number of vendors who have been drawn to the market by the success of Apple’s iPad device.

LG Electronics keeps CEO

LG Electronics said today that Chief Executive Nam Yong will keep his post for a second term while it steps up the development of new growth drivers, according to Dow Jones Newswires.

LG converges with Microsoft

LG Electronics and Microsoft today announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to partner on mobile convergence.

LG unveils new structure

Telecompaper reports that LG Electronics has unveiled a reorganisation of its business units, effective from 1 January 2009.

LG announces 3G ‘watch phone’

LG Electronics has unveiled what it claims is the world’s first market-ready ‘touch watch phone’ – the LG-GD910 – with 3G connectivity.