Tag Archive: J2ME

RIM Gets Bold and Brings a Storm to Cupertino

RIM picked Santa Clara for its first developer conference right in the back yard of new rival Apple. RIM brought a few friends with them and some pretty darn impressive new phones. There’s the “Flip” their first ‘Star Trek communicator” style phone, the “Bold” ultra-powerful smartphone, and the Storm their iPhone “killer”. I was there for the developer conference and…
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Going Mobile with RIM’s BlackBerry 8100

Recently I’ve been looking at mobile application development with J2ME (Java 2 Micro Edition). Programming on mobile devices really is a tricky problem. Screen sizes are all different, memory is very constrained, processors are not exactly “robust”, and even keypads are different from platform to platform. So what’s a techie-programmer to do? Grab your phone and crack open some tools…
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