CNN International, Samsung launch Java mobile
February 12, 2008
From Colin Mann in Barcelona
CNN International has launched a mobile Java application, which combines dynamic graphics with high end interactive and personalisation features such as multiple category browsing, hourly on-demand 'CNN World News Now' updates and interactive news flipper, to offer mobile users an enriched experience for keeping up to date with news on the move. The news broadcaster has joined forces with Samsung to preview the application at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
Jongkyun Shin, Executive Vice President and Head of R&D at Samsung Mobile Business said that as the demand for mobile content grew, services such as CNN International would help provide customers with the best possible content experience.