September 17, 2001
Some developers embrace Qualcomm's Brew
Author: JT Smith
Java, meet Brew. Now pack your bags and get out of wireless-land. If Qualcomm isn't hoping to eliminate Java from the wireless communication space, it at least wishes that its competing Brew technology will be taken seriously. With quite a few third-party developers showing off applications created with Brew, Qualcomm may have been granted its wish. Brew, by the way, is short for Binary Runtime Environment for Wireless. Read last Friday's report, filed at IDG News.