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The Register USA: Smartphones Talk Open Source

Jul 08, 2002, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrew Orlowski)

"Good news for third parties who want their PCs to talk to the new generation of smartphones. The Nokia 7650 has banished the ancient and much unloved Psion Link Protocol used by Symbian in favor of a standard TCP/IP protocols, according to packet-sniffing early adopters.

"It paves the way for third party Macintosh and Linux developers to support Symbian-based phones, like the new Nokia and the SonyEricsson P800. The PLP was Epoc's (now SymbianOS)..."

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