Android, with its open nature being in the regrettable position of leading the pack when it comes to malware threats isn't much of a surprise. Symbian being second somewhat is.
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In an interview with Neowin, Nokia's vice president of worldwide developer relations, Richard Kerris, has explained that the company's PureView camera technology currently featured only in the 808 is coming to the Lumia range "very soon".
Nokia's 808 PureView made a big splash and caused a fair bit of controversy at MWC this year. 41 actual megapixels crammed into a cameraphone? It sounds ludicrous, especially when you hear it's running Symbian.
My column yesterday regarding the 808 PureView generated a lot of critical comment, some of it valid. So here's my answers to those critics.
Dreamt up in a hotel bar in Japan by a couple of Nokia execs, the Nokia 808 Pureview phone has completely stolen MWC with its 41MP sensor. I grabbed some time with Nokia's lead programme manager for imaging, Damian Dinning, to chat about how it's "almost like just invented time travel, it's that extreme".
In a branding equivalent of quietly dumping a corpse off a pier in the middle of the night, Nokia is retiring the Symbian moniker for good. Except it's not dead — now it's just called Nokia Belle. Belle! Ha! Ha.