Java News from Monday, April 17, 2006

Ben Q Corporation has posted the early draft review of JSR-266 Java SE 6 Unified Message Box Access API (UMBA-API) . This is a J2mE API for managing the in and out boxes of a mobile device. Messages include "short messages (SMS), multimedia messages (MMS), email, ring tones, bitmaps, vcards and more. These messages enter and leave the 'boxes' via different transport channels like GSM, GPRS, WLAN, BT, etc."