Motorola, Google and Palm

By J. Gerry Purdy  |  Posted 2009-01-19 Print this article Print


1. Since you're developing for Android, build a great product for enterprise:

a. Offer Good Technology e-mail built in with great security

b. Provide great sideways keyboard


1. Develop an end-to-end digital media store that will be open, provide desktop app like iTunes, work with all content providers, and provide both streaming "channels" as well as purchase of music, TV and movies-takes YouTube up a notch with a better, more user-friendly UI, and ability to store and share all of a person's media

2. Get an Android OHA partner like Motorola and Palm to develop a product for the enterprise 


1. Announce support for Android, and build both consumer and enterprise models. Maintain your easy-to-use interface and the result could be a big hit

2. Work with a third party such as Peek, Visto or SEVEN to create a great, integrated e-mail solution for consumers

J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D., is Principal Analyst of Mobile & Wireless at MobileTrax LLC.
Dr. Purdy has been covering mobile, wireless, cloud & enterprise for the past 20+ years. He writes analysis and recommendations each week in an easy-to-read manner that helps people better understand important technology issues and assist them in making better technology purchasing decisions.

Disclosure Statement: From time to time, I may have a direct or indirect equity position in a company that is mentioned in a column. If that situation happens, then IÔÇÖll disclose it at that time.

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