In the latest edition of The Fonecast we spoke to Richard Kinder, Vice President of Technology and New Business at Red Bend Software. The company specialises in Mobile Software Management, which is probably best known as a service that enables over-the-air (OTA) updates for mobile phones. Here’s an edited transcript of the interview, which started when we asked Richard for a simple explanation of what MSM and OTA meant.
"Red Bend software has been around for a number of years, and our solutions in the Mobile Software Management space allow the software in a mobile phone to be updated in the consumer’s hands."
A special edition of The Fonecast containing our recent interview with Richard Kinder, Vice President of Technology and New Business at Red Bend Software.
Australian web-based email provider FastMail.FM has been acquired by browser company Opera Software. Opera says this acquisition will enable it to expand its current messaging product portfolio and will let it offer a consistent email experience across all products. The Opera desktop browser already includes its own email client.
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