Kyocera jumps on Android bandwagon

Japanese electronics manufacturer Kyocera is the latest vendor to sign up to Google’s mobile device platform, Android. On Tuesday, the vendor revealed it was planning a portfolio of CDMA-based Android devices, tapping software company Wind River Systems to help with the integration of the Open Handset Alliance’s (OHA) platform. Wind River will provide software systems […]

Sanyo sells mobile unit to Kyocera

Japanese electronics manufacturer Sanyo said Monday that it has agreed to sell its troubled mobile handset unit to local rival Kyocera for around Y40bn (Eur260m). Sanyo’s mobile phone unit focuses primarily on CDMA technology, but also includes a portfolio of PHS and base station platforms. The merger, set to happen on April 1, will bolster […]