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ACCESS Showcases Technologies and Services for the New Mobile Revolution at Mobile World Congress

  • Revolutionary First ELSE mobile device demonstrated
  • Latest NetFront Browser with super fast JavaScript engine shown

Tokyo, Japan, – February 2, 2010 – ACCESS CO., LTD., a global provider of advanced software technologies to the mobile, beyond-PC and digital TV markets, today announced its ninth consecutive participation at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2010, which takes place February 15-18 in Barcelona, Spain. A pioneer of the mobile Internet, ACCESS will again line up a series of cutting-edge products under the theme “Technologies and Services for the New Mobile Revolution,” illustrating the most recent developments in its Platform, Applications and Media Services lines of business, as well as showcasing partner achievements.

    Highlights of the exhibit include:
  • The First ELSE, a mobile device designed by ELSE Ltd. The device implements the groundbreaking ELSE INTUITION platform jointly developed by ACCESS and ELSE Ltd. and based on ACCESS Linux Platform. ACCESS Linux Platform enables the First ELSE state-of-the art user experience, innovative user interface and advanced flexibility and configurability.
  • NetFront Browser v4.0, the newest version of ACCESS’ acclaimed NetFront Browser for mobile handsets and Internet-enabled devices, featuring a lightning-fast JavaScript engine.
  • NetFront Living Connect, ACCESS’ comprehensive home networking software solution designed to support DLNA specifications. ACCESS will demonstrate solutions for controlling a variety of consumer electronics—including a set-top-box which deploys a digital media renderer and a digital camera and router which deploy a digital media server—through the use of a mobile handset equipped with a digital media controller. In addition, ACCESS will exhibit NetFront technologies for interactive display appliances such as a digital picture frame integrated with NetFront Browser, NetFront Living Connect, NetFront Widgets, NetFront FlexUI and NetFront IMS Client Package.

For the first time in Europe, ACCESS will also introduce technologies from its electronic publishing business currently available in Japan. NetFront Book Viewer, which lets users read digital book contents such as novels and comics, and NetFront Book Builder, an authoring tool to facilitate creating digital book contents, will be demonstrated. Paralleling a key trend in the European publishing market, ACCESS will also display Japanese manga eComics with related services and technologies.

The ACCESS booth will also feature demonstrations of jointly-developed partner products and technologies from ACCESS Connect Ecosystem (ACE).

The ACCESS booth at Mobile World Congress is located at CY10 in the Courtyard Area, Fira de Barcelona.
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For more information on ELSE INTUITION, visit

ACCESS CO., LTD. is a global company providing leading technology, software products and platforms for Web browsing, mobile phones, wireless handhelds, Digital TVs and other networked devices. ACCESS’ product portfolio, including its NetFront Browser, Garnet OS and ACCESS Linux Platform, provides customers with solutions that enable faster time to market, flexibility and customizability. The company, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, operates subsidiaries and affiliates within Asia, Europe and the United States. ACCESS is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mother’s Index under the number 4813. For more information about ACCESS, please visit

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ACCESS, the ACCESS logo, NetFront, ACCESS Linux Platform, Garnet, and ACE are registered trademarks or trademarks of ACCESS CO., LTD. in the United States, Japan and/or other countries.
The registered trademark LINUX® is used pursuant to a sublicense from Linux Mark Institute, the exclusive licensee of Linus Torvalds, owner of the mark on a world-wide basis.
ELSE and ELSE INTUITION are trademarks of ELSE Ltd.
JavaScript is a trademark or registered trademark of Sun Microsystems, Inc. in the United States and other countries.
DLNA is a registered trademark of the Digital Living Network Alliance. Digital Living Network Alliance is a service mark of the Digital Living Network Alliance.
All other trademarks, logos and trade names mentioned in the document are the property of their respective owners.