GEOWORKS TO DEMO JAVA FOR FIRST TIME ON SMART PHONE PLATFORM
Company to Appear at JavaOne Conference at Demo Station #436
ALAMEDA, Calif. (March 18, 1998) - Geoworks (NASDAQ: GWRX), a leading provider of smart phone software solutions, will demonstrate its Java implementation of its GEOS-SC graphical operating system for the first time at the Worldwide JavaOne Developer Conference March 24-27 at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco.
Handset manufacturers, third-party application developers and others are invited to see this demo by visiting Geoworks at demo station #436 throughout the conference. Geoworks representatives will also participate in four other JavaOne opportunities:
- Tuesday, March 24 1:30-2:15, South Upper Hall Lobby - Geoworks' Jonathan Kaplan will give an informal Geoworks presentation at the CyberCafe, an on-site chat area for discussions amid live music and a relaxing atmosphere.
- Tuesday, March 24, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m., Room 134 - Rob Hayes, Geoworks' Java program manager, will participate in a panel discussion entitled "Java Technology Devices: Beyond the Desktop." The panelists will probe the non-traditional uses of Java in computing and telecommunications and other technological advances.
- Wednesday, March 25, 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., Room 130-131 - Geoworks will take part in one of the "Birds of a Feather" conference sessions entitled "The PersonalJava Platform and the OS: Real Time Operating Systems Vendors and Their Implementations of the PersonalJava Platform." The session will explain how RTOS vendors are using PersonalJava in consumer appliances and embedded systems.
- Wednesday, March 25, 5 - 7 p.m., Room 130-131 - Geoworks will join other exhibitors for a press reception with media representatives and analysts.
For more information, or to set up interviews with Geoworks executives, please contact Cindy Walters, M/C/C at (972) 480-8383, ext. 251 or Bob Bogard of Geoworks at (510) 814-5811.