[Loadstone] Loadstone Symbian 3RD edition status

monty at loadstone-gps.com monty at loadstone-gps.com
Fri May 11 11:05:24 BST 2007

Hi Miranda,

Yes, we will continue to make Loadstone compatible with Symbian 1st, 2nd 
and 3rd editions.


On Fri, 11 May 2007, Miranda wrote:

> Hi Monty,
> Thanks for the update, and thanks also for developing this great program.
> There is one question I would like to ask. Now that you are developing a
> Loadstone version for 3rd generation Symbian phones, will you continue
> maintaining the version for older phones as well?
> I'm asking because I still am very satisfied with my N70 and I don't have
> plans for buying a new phone soon.
> Thanks very much,
> Miranda
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <monty at loadstone-gps.com>
> To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
> Sent: Friday, May 11, 2007 9:07 AM
> Subject: [Loadstone] Loadstone Symbian 3RD edition status
>> Hello All,
>> Since a number of you are wondering what is going on with regards to
>> development with Loadstone for Symbian 3RD Edition phones I thought I
>> would write an update.
>> Over the past 11 months, the Loadstone project has received
>> financial donations from  an estimated 3% of LS users.  (With a
>> significant   portion of funds  coming from German users)  These donations
>> together with generosity from Nuance/Talks have allowed the LS development
>> team to acquire and in part subsidize the purchase of mobiles running the
>> Symbian 3RD  Edition  O/S.
>> Due to back-orders and manufacturor/supplier delays (bad luck), we have
>> only been able to commence development with one of these phones.  Fingers
>> crossed, the other phones are expected to arrive very shortly.
>> Although it is difficult to speculate, we think we will have a version
>> suitable for testing/consumption/release very soon after we receive these
>> phones and get them talking.
>> At the moment, we have a version that is nearly functioning but for
>> significant issues causing major lock-ups and crashing.  We hope to
>> resolve these problems during a marathon development session planned to
>> happen once we receive all phones and get them speaking!
>> Stay tuned...
>> Best regards,
>>   Monty
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