Nihon Enterprise Co., Ltd., a mobile applications and content provider, and FreeVerse Partners, a technology incubation and development company, announce the release of their joint development effort; “MobileMovie Showdo”. Showdo provides BREW application developers a powerful toolkit to integrate video and audio into new and existing BREW applications. Showdo is based on TruVideotm, a high performance video CODEC, and includes a rich API that allows game and application developers flexibility in integrating video and audio into BREW applications. Performance of up to 15fps is noted on common ARM9 based handsets breathing new life and adding a new dimension of excitement to mobile games and video applications.
“We’re excited to release Showdo to the Asian mobile market,” comments Tim Smith, international business director of FreeVerse Partners. “This toolkit gives developers a new way to create unique and valuable applications for the growing BREW market.”
“We are convinced Showdo is a strong solution for creators to have more freedom for BREW application development,” exclaimed Harumitsu Ishii, Nihon Enterprise department manager. “To be the first company to realize the potential of TruVideo based applications in Japan is exciting.” Showdo will be exclusively sold and distributed in Japan by Nihon Enterprise Co., Ltd.
About Nihon Enterprise Co. Ltd
Founded in 1989, Nihon Enterprise Co., Ltd. is a mobile contents and solution provisioning company based in Tokyo, Japan. Nihon Enterprise is an official content provider on all carriers in Japan providing a wide variety of entertainment and useful applications. In addition they develop e-commerce and other value added solutions for the mobile and internet industry. They are traded on the Hercules Exchange (quote 4829) For more information please visit the NE website at http://www.nihon-e.co.jp
About FreeVerse Partners
FreeVerse Partners, Inc. is a business development and consulting group located in Tokyo, Japan with alliance partners in China, Taiwan and the U.S. The FreeVerse team consists of mobile industry experts with global experience. “Our extensive relationships in the mobile technology sector combined with our knowledge and experience allow us to open doors quickly and create real business for our clients,” says Kazuoki Saito, founder of FreeVerse Partners. For further information please visit the FreeVerse Partners homepage at http://www.freeverse.jp