Wednesday, December 02, 2015
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Amazon Awarded With Augmented Reality Patents
Motorola Moto 360 Sport Watch Launching Next Month
Lenovo Unveils the ThinkPad P40 Yoga
Samsung Launches Web Browser for Gear VR
PRIV by BlackBerry Gets Its First Update
IDC Sees Transition To Detachable Tablets
Patriot Introduces 128GB Compact USB Flash Drives
AMD Launches the Low Profile FirePro W4300 Graphics Card for CAD
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Mobiles > Intel a...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, August 24, 2010
Intel and Nokia Team Up on MeeGo, 3D User Interfaces

Intel, Nokia and the University of Oulu officially opened the Intel and Nokia Joint Innovation Center today. It will employ about two dozen R&D professionals and become the latest member of Intel's European Research Network, Intel Labs Europe.

Initially the lab will conduct research for new mobile user experiences that could leverage the increasing capabilities of mobile devices. Creating interfaces that are more similar to interactions in the real world can enable experiences that are more natural and intuitive, in the same way that modern games and movies are more immersive through the use of realistic 3-D graphics.

The new lab is well aligned with the MeeGo open source platform recently launched by Intel and Nokia. MeeGo provides flexibility for developing new 3-D experiences on mobile devices as much of the lab's research activity will also be open source.

Nokia hopes MeeGo will help it in the battle against Apple's iPhone and Google's Android at the top end of the cellphone market. Nokia controls 40 percent of the smartphone market volumes -- using its Symbian software -- but has lost its leading position among the most expensive models to the new rivals.

"The University of Oulu's focus on future telecommunications solutions as well as electronics and photonics made it the perfect location for the Intel and Nokia Joint Innovation Center," says Justin Rattner, Intel chief technology officer and director of Intel Labs.

Another potential area of research could look into technologies that allow displaying a 3-D hologram of the person you are talking to on the phone, a capability only found in science fiction movies today.

"3-D technology could change the way we use our mobile devices and make our experiences with them much more immersive," said Rich Green, Senior vice president and chief technical officer, Nokia. "Our new joint laboratory with Intel draws on the Oulu research community's 3-D interface expertise, and over time will lay down some important foundations for future mobile experiences."

The lab will be located at the Center for Internet Excellence at the University of Oulu, and will work closely with the Oulu Urban Living Labs, which provide a unique environment for sensor research, testing and piloting technological and social innovations.

Specs of Nokia's N9 MeeGo phone 'leak'

A document detailing the specifications for the Nokia?s forthcoming N9 smartphone has appeared on a Chinese web site.

The new handset, which will be based on the MeeGo OS, appears to be based on a Qualcomm 1GHz QSD8250 processor with 512MB of RAM, 1GB NANDM and 64GB of internal storage. It also has a 4" Super AMOLED screen.

For connectivity the device will have HSPA+ cellular connectivity and will support 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and version 2.0 of Bluetooth for peripheral devices. The specifications also indicate it can take 720p video at 30 frames per second.

Sony Introduces New Cameras Powered by Translucent Mirror Technology        All News        Dual-Core Intel Atom Processor-Based Netbooks Hit Shelves Today
Netflix App Now Available for iPhone and iPod Touch     Mobiles News      Nokia to Acquire Motally

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Nokia's Virtual Reality Camera 'Ozo' Priced at $60,000
New Nokia 230 and Nokia 230 Dual SIM Phones Coming Next Month
Intel Optane Memory Products Coming Next Year
Intel Advances High Performance Computing System Designs
Intel Expands The Xeon processor D-1500 Product Family And Unveils New Ethernet Controllers
Google Open Sources TensorFlow Machine Learning System
Intel Unveils New IoT Platform
Facebook Reports Progress In Artificial Intelligence Research
Intel Introduces Smart Tiny House Concept For IoT Connected Devices
Intel To Invest In Non-Volatile Memory
Intel Xeon Processor E3-1200 v5 Family Powers New Entry-level Workstations
Intel-Powered Arduino 101 Board Coming Next Year

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .