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JME, a survival?

Hussein Baghdadi
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Hi.
All the people seem crazy about iPhone SDK and Google Android these days.
Do you think JME is still important in the mobile application development market?
Thanks.
Tim Holloway
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Well, not everyone is ga-ga over the iPhone, and Android isn't available on any mass-market products yet. So there's still some life to be found in JME, I think.


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Hussein Baghdadi
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Lets say Google Android became popular, do you think that JME is in jeopardy?
Amir Alagic
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There are millions or according to some more than billion phones that support JME and that number is growing every day and will grow in many years to come�

iPhone is cool because it is iPhone and has good marketing but it is an average phone with only 2 mpx camera, no MMS, no Java support, no Flash Lite support� to capture vide one has to buy software� and in many countries it is not cheap so I don�t think that it will be sold in 400 or 500 million examples like Nokia phones or 100 million like Sony Ericsson and yes they support JME. Plus Motorola, Samsung� Maybe 10 or 20 millions a year.

Android is cool and if it becomes popular I don�t think that Android phones will �kill� other phones that support JME. Many JME phones are cool and good and probably will be cheaper than many Android phones�
 
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