Yota Devices Selects Symphony Teleca
Jan 11, 2013 (Close-Up Media via COMTEX) --
Symphony Teleca Corp. announced a software development partnership with Yota Devices for its new YotaPhone, a phone that integrates a full-color liquid crystal display on one side with an electronic paper display on the other side.
In a release, the Company noted that users will be able to read long news articles and social networking updates and display photos, stock quotes, and boarding passes on the EPD without draining the phone's battery or having to constantly wake up their smartphones. Images on the EPD can be displayed even if the battery is empty.
"YotaPhone will change the way users interact and manage information with their phones, and we need a partner who truly understands the complexities of mobile software development," said Vlad Martynov, CEO, Yota Devices. "YotaPhone presents a number of new engineering challenges specific to multi-screen operation and optimization, including power management. After an extensive analysis, we determined that Symphony Teleca is the best software development partner based on its global leadership in Android and ability to ideate and execute quickly and inventively."
"We are seeing a world of innovative connected experiences come to market across a number of industries today including retail, automotive, healthcare and telecom, and this is an outstanding example of ingenuity being applied to a very exciting and competitive smartphone space," said Sanjay Dhawan, President and CEO, Symphony Teleca. "We are very proud to have been selected as Yota's product development partner for this groundbreaking smartphone and we look forward to a long and successful partnership."
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