Movial and LG-Nortel (News - Alert) have announced that its upcoming fourth-screen home multimedia tablet device – equipped with Movial’s newest IXS (Internet Experience Suite) Browser and Movial Communicator Rich Multimedia Communications application -- is on display at this week’s Mobile World Congress (News - Alert).
The companies noted that analysts at ABI Research predict the new market segment for media tablets to see four million units shipped in 2010 and reach 57 million annually by 2015.
Movial (News - Alert) IXS Browser has been chosen for the LG-Nortel device as it provides it with a touch screen optimized browser user interface and a desktop-like Internet browsing experience.
Movial Communicator allows the LG-Nortel device to be suitable for rich communication services including VoIP, Video Calling, Chat and a Presence integrated network address book.
Jari Ala-Ruona (News - Alert), CEO and co-founder Movial, said that the company is delighted to have been selected by LG-Nortel, and designed the browser to be user-friendly and efficient with a clean, uncluttered, highly useful and usable interface.
“Movial Communicator provides a truly delightful and intuitive experience that is the latest in integrated rich multimedia communications.”
JD An, vice president of LG-Nortel noted the importance of partnering with a company that has a solid reputation for mobile user experience design excellence.
It is for this reason they have chosen Movial as their browser and Rich Communications application partner as they understand the need for an elegant browsing experience and know how to bring rich unified communications to 4th screen IP communication devices.
Anuradha Shukla is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of Anuradha’s article, please visit her columnist page.
Edited by Marisa Torrieri