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Articles by John Walko
posted in June 2006
In the short term, operating systems suppliers including Microsoft won't really see any fallout from the recent announcement by a vendor consortium to create a version of Linux for mobile devices.
TV tuner specialist Microtune is planning to ride the integration wave for future devices targeting the mobile TV sector. The company's roadmap sees the tuner and baseband integrated into a mobile phone's applications processor as the market takes off for good quality mobile TV within two years.
The EU Tax Commissioner will urge 25 EU member countries to back a plan designed to prevent cross-border tax dodging. The plan would change the VAT levy to once-only, at the point of sale.