Saturday, 20 October 2018

Smartphones not such a smart move – Openwave CTO

By Anne Morris, Total Telecom, in Cannes
Tuesday 18 February 03

Efforts should be made to 'grow up' normal phones for increased data usage, rather than 'shrinking down' PDAs into smartphones.

Smartphones are a dead category, is the claim of Openwave chief technology officer, Thomas Reardon, speaking during the 3GSM World Congress in Cannes this week. In Reardon's view, there are 420 million "normal phones" out there that need to be "grown up into data phones…

Smartphones are a dead category, is the claim of Openwave chief technology officer, Thomas Reardon, speaking during the 3GSM World Congress in Cannes this week. In Reardon's view, there are 420 million "normal phones" out there that need to be "grown up into data phones…

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