Amazon has Released Kindle for iPhone - a free download that requires an
iPhone or iPod Touch with the iPhone/iPod Touch 2.1 software update
installed. Kindle for iPhone lets you buy Kindle e-books on your computer,
then transfer them to your iPhone or iPod touch over WiFi.
It's a free download via a new Kindle for iPhone page in Apple's iTunes App
From a starting-point of just over 500 when it launched in July, Apple's App
Store already has about 15,000 applications available and downloads have
surpassed 500 million. So it's with a great sense of excitement that
SYS-CON's iPhone Developer Summit, already in its third year, has been
receiving proposals from qualified expert speakers for the upcoming East
coast event, being held June 22 in New York City.
The submission URL for speakers is here.
For those who are trying to stake a claim for early prominence in th... (more)
iPhone, whatever its sales, was disruptive from the moment Steve Jobs first
showed it off in January.
It immediately started redefining the smartphone business and focused the
attention of smartphone makers on the importance of software, according to
serial entrepreneur Pauline Alker, the CEO of a la Mobile, the Venrock-backed
developer of what is supposed to be the first Linux software stack for smart
devices ready to deliver.
IPhone's pushing smartphones up the evolutionary ladder from voice-centric
gadgets with limited data functions into sophisticated multimedia devices
A study of the iPhone UI and rebuilding it in AIR (Adobe Integrated Runtime)
using Adobe Flex 3. AIR (Adobe Integrated Runtime) is a cross-operating
system runtime that allows developers to use their existing web development
skills to build and deploy Rich Internet Applications to the desktop. With
the WebControl component in AIR which is powered by WebKit it will allow you
to build and test iPhone Applications. Also, I will be showing a component
that will give the ability to make and receive calls, record/send and receive
voicemail, as well as add and manage contacts.
Speaker ... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that the AJAXWorld Conference & Expo 2007
West, which will take place on September 23-26, 2007, at the Santa Clara
Convention Center, in Santa Clara, California will offer a new dedicated
Another dedicated track will offer a comparative education opportunity for
conference delegates on emerging RIA tools such as Adobe Flex, Microsoft
Silverlight, and Sun JavaFX.
The world’s leading Rich Internet Applications & Web 2.0 event is
expected to attract more than 2,000 i-technology developers. AJAXWorld grew
from a single track, ... (more)
eZ Systems announced they will professionally support eZ Publish running on
Mac OS X Server v10.5 Leopard. In addition, eZ demonstrated eZ Flow (running
on Mac OSX), a new extension for eZ Publish designed for media companies who
need to build complex page layouts and pre-plan publication schedules to
ensure a constant flow of rich content.
Among other features, eZ Flow supports delivery of content to Apple iPhones.
The combination of eZ and Apple technologies is a natural fit for the media
and publishing industries, which value the stability, security and usability
of the Mac O... (more)