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LinuxPR: Screen Media and Opera Software Announce Strategic Alliance

Feb 18, 2000, 21:18 (0 Talkback[s])

"New partnership enables development of "FreePad" A Linux based wireless Internet device."

"Screen Media A/S and Opera Software A/S today announced a technology and marketing alliance in which the companies will work together to embed Opera Software's Opera for Linux-NanoX browser in Screen Media's FreePad Web Terminal. The alliance combines Screen Media's strengths in wireless Internet and telephony technology with Opera Software's leadership in the development and delivery of highly efficient HTML rendering solutions to provide consumers and business users with wireless Internet access and telephony in one simple and easy to use device - FreePad."

"FreePad is a device that offers consumers services like web browsing, e-mail, fax, voicemail and answering machine, a personal assistant with contact list, wireless printing, a smart-card terminal and more. Plus, FreePad is an advanced ISDN or POTS telephony appliance and is fully DECT GAP compliant."

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