The success of an open operating system for smartphones is closely
linked to the degree to which the functionality of lower levels of software
and hardware can be accessed, modified, and augmented by add-on
software and hardware. Java MIDP 1.0 allowed only modest access to
underlying Symbian OS functionality. Java MIDP 2.0 exploits it much
more fully and this book brings you the most up-to-date information
available for programming Java MIDP 2.0 for Symbian OS. As Java MIDP
2.0 smartphones begin to ship in volume in 2004, we are witnessing the
coming of a third wave of mobile phones....
Symbian OS C++ for Mobile Phones Volume 3 draws on the experience of Symbian’s own engineers to provide a thorough grounding in writing C++ applications for mobile phones that use Symbian OS version 9.0 and beyond. It won’t teach youeverything you need to know about developing Symbian OS applications – no single book could do that. However, it will take you a long way along the road to being an effective Symbian
OS developer, and give you a deep understanding of the fundamental principles upon which Symbian OS is based...