Motorola Mobility Acquires SunUp Digital Systems

May 10, 2011 – Motorola Mobility, Inc. (NYSE: MMI) today announced that it has acquired SunUp Digital Systems, a software provider based in Santa Clara, California. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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Added Burke, “SunUp software will enhance the Motorola Medios software platform, providing the ability, for example, to enforce content rights and to manage live content across multiple screens.“SunUp’s software enables reliable and cost-efficient video content delivery to multiple screens, such as television, smartphones and tablets, from ingest and deployment to rights management and provider payment. For service providers, SunUp’s software rapidly automates tasks and unifies subsystems with a comprehensive set of modular, open standards-based applications for content, service, business process and workflow management.

“The ability to deliver content on multiple platforms while ensuring protection of content owner rights is paramount,” said Praveen Sharma, president and CEO, SunUp Digital Systems. “We’re excited to be joining Motorola Mobility and to be integrating our software within the Medios platform to offer contract and rights management, resource management, and linear and non-linear content to service providers as part of Motorola’s end-to-end content delivery portfolio.”

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Imagine a phone that’s image conscious – Samsung Anycall G608

Samsung Electronics has announced a new camera phone, the Samsung Anycall G608. Housed in an ebony black metallic casing and equipped with a 5.0 mega-pixel camera and a built-in 16.7 million color TFT LCD, the G608 is a fusion of design, photography and the ultimate in phone functionality.

Samsung Anycall G608 Black Front View Samsung Anycall G608 Black Perspective View

A design icon and high performance camera in one, the G608 is made to capture quality pictures as easily as with a digital camera. The first Samsung Anycall mobile with a 5.0 mega-pixel will prove popular with those who simply won’t compromise on picture quality. In addition, an auto-brightness sensor, high sensitive shot image stabilizer feature and Power LED Flash, means that you can still get the perfect shot even in unfavorable conditions. Samsung Anycall G608 also hosts a set of other digital camera features to complete the photography credentials of this phone “ multi shooting mode, image editor and up to 2GB of microSD.

Samsung Anycall G608 Silver Front View Samsung Anycall G608 Silver Perspective View

For a better viewing experience, the G608 incorporates a 2.2″ TFT LCD with 16.7 million color brilliant display (another first for a Samsung Anycall mobile). This will enable people to view larger pictures and graphics and help users to read text or Web pages in full screen. What’s more, these features are embedded into a tiny 14.9 mm depth frame.T his model also serves as a multimedia convergence device with a personalized theme that allows you to make it your own. Music lovers can select favorite MP3 background animation effect and share music with your friends by using the Dual Bluetooth stereo headset function.
The Samsung Anycall G608, a truly mobile internet device, provides PC-like browser capabilities such as NetFront Browser v3.4, landscape full-screen view, virtual pointer and page pilot, to let you browse the web effectively.

Samsung Anycall G608 Black Perspective View

Handset Specifications
Status Announced: November 2007 – Coming soon.
Band GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
Data GPRS Class 10 / EDGE
Display resolution: 240 x 320 pixels
size: 2.2 inches
type: TFT
colors: 16M
Size dimensions: 102 x 47.8 x 14.9 mm
weight: 105g
Memory internal: 55 MB
card slot: microSD up to 2 GB
Connectivity BT: yes, v2.0
USB: yes, v2.0
Camera 5 MP CMOS
4x digital zoom
1600x 1200 pixels
Auto Brightness Sensor / One-touch Camera
Auto Focus / Marco Shot
Power LED Flash / High Sensitive Shot / ISO800
White Balance / Image Editor
Shooting Mode (Single / Multi Shots / Mosaic / Panorama)
Photo Effect (B&W / Sepia / Negative / Emboss)
Creative Photo Frame
Battery Life Type: Li-Ion
Stand-by time: up to 320h
Talk time: up to 7h
Features Browser: NetFront v3.4
Color: Ebony Black / Chrome Silver
Landscape Full HTML View
MP3/AAC/AAC+/eAAC+/WMA player
MPEG4/H.263 player
Personalize Theme
Music Library
Support Media Transfer Protocol (MTP)
Offline Mode
Music Player Background Animation
Speakerphone
FM Radio
TV Output
Support Dual Bluetooth Stereo Headset
Bluetooth Printing

BenQ M7 – A resisting stylish design in a 3G mobile phone!

BenQ has launched a new terminal, M7, that comes with some specific features: it’s capable of resisting any exterior forces even it has a stylish design, is covered in a protective case that protects it from water, sand or any other natural element.

BenQ M7

Handset Specifications
Status Announced: November 2007 – Coming soon.
Band UMTS / GSM 900/1800/1900 MHz
Data GPRS Class 10 / 3G – 384 kbps
Display resolution: 240 x 320 pixels
size: 2 inches
type: TFT
colors: 256K
Size dimensions: 105 x 47.5 x 16.8 mm
weight: 93g
Memory internal: 50 MB
card slot: microSD
CPU Qualcomm 6250A processor
Connectivity WLAN: no
BT: yes, v1.1
IR: no
USB: yes, v1.1
Camera 2 MP
1600x 1200 pixels
secondary VGA videocall camera
Battery Life Type: Li-Ion
Stand-by time: up to 400h
Talk time: up to 5h
Features Messaging: SMS/MMS/EMS/Email
Polyphonic Ringtones: 72 Channels
Browser: WAP 2.0 / xHMTL
Java:CLDC 1.1 / MIDP 2.0
Buil-in GPS (AGPS)
MP3/AAC/eAAC+/XMF player
MPEG4/3GP player

Asus P527

Asus has announced a new Windows Mobile PDA-phone, the P527. The terminal doesn’t have HSDPA or 3G, but all others like Wi-Fi and Bluetooth are available. The P527 comes with a 2 megapixels camera, a microSD card slot, GPS and all this on a 2.6 inches QVGA display. The new Asus phone will be available in Taiwan and Hong Kong at the end of November.

Asus P527 Asus P527

Handset Specifications
Status Announced: November 2007 – Coming soon.
Band GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
Data GPRS Class 10 / EDGE
Display resolution: 240 x 320 pixels
size: 2.6 inches
type: TFT touchscreen
colors: 65K
Size dimensions: 113 x 58 x 15.4 mm
weight: 125g
Memory internal: 128 MB
64 MB RAM
card slot: microSD with support for SDHC cards
CPU TI OMAP 850 processor 200 MHz
Connectivity WLAN: yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
BT: yes, v2.0
IR: yes
USB: yes, v1.1
Camera 2 MP
1600x 1200 pixels
autofocus/video
Battery Life Type: Li-Ion
Features OS: Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0 Professional
Messaging: SMS/MMS/IM/Email
Polyphonic Ringtones: 128 Channels
Browser: WAP 1.2.1/2.0
Colors: Silver
Java:CLDC 1.1 / MIDP 2.0
FM Radio
GPS receiver with SiRF Star III chipset
Business Card Recognition
Voice recognition and Hands-free mode
Midi/MP3/WMA/WAV player
Scheduler

The mobile phone itself has become a totemic and fashion object, with users decorating, customizing, and accessorizing their mobile phones to reflect their personality. This has emerged as its own industry. So…lets discover the mobile phone culture!