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Adobe and Sony will provide new Android Apps for Sony Tablet S1 and S2.
Adobe and Sony announced the ‘Adobe AIR App Challenge Sponsored by Sony’ to drive the creation of innovative Android applications for the two models of “Sony Tablet” and offer developers a chance to win $200,000 in total cash prizes.
Both companies will enable developers to tap into native device capabilities and combine Adobe Flash technology and HTML5 using Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 and the open source Flex framework. With support for Adobe AIR, developers will be able to deliver new application experiences in addition to thousands of AIR applications already available on Android Market today.
Sony Corporation is developing two tablets based on decades of engineering heritage, including S1 (codename) – optimized for rich media entertainment and S2 (codename) – ideal for mobile communication and entertainment.
Both tablets are equipped with the latest Android 3.0(Honeycomb), WiFi and WAN (3G/4G) compatible. Users can browse the internet, check e-mails and can smoothly access digital content including videos, games and books.
S1 has a 9.4inch display for enjoying the web and rich content on a large screen. Its off-center of gravity design realizes ease of grip as well as a sense of stability and lightness, offering comfortable use for hours.
S2 has 2x 5.5inch displays that can be folded for easy portability. The unprecedented dual screen presentation and usability allows its displays to be combined and used as a large screen or for different roles. Uers can watch a video on one screen and input commands on the other, or check e-mail on one screen and use the other as a soft keyboard.