Intel pact boosts Mobile Media

The Norwegian software company Mobile Media has entered a strategic alliance with the American semiconductor giant Intel."The co-operation will make it possible to develop a series of multimedia applications allowing network operators to offer better products to the users of next-generation wireless units," said Per Stein, head of business development at the Intel Wireless Competence Centre. Mobile Media says its software is the first that can transmit sound, pictures, text, menus and animation in colour over today 's GSM mobile Internet.