Joins new WAC project and opens its widget API spec.
The move will add momentum to what sounds like a very significant new service. WAC was launched earlier today and promises one developer ecosystem for the targeting of users across (here goes)...
América Móvil, AT&T, Bharti Airtel, China Mobile, China Unicom, Deutsche Telekom, KT, mobilkom austria group, MTN Group, NTT DoCoMo, Orange, Orascom Telecom, Softbank Mobile, Telecom Italia, Telefónica, Telenor Group, TeliaSonera, SingTel, SK Telecom, Sprint, Verizon Wireless, VimpelCom, Vodafone and Wind.
JIL, meanwhile, manages a development platform for mobile Web based applications addressable to Voda, Verizon, Softband and China Mobile.
Its contribution of the widget API specs reinforces its commitment to support emerging Web Consortium (W3C) standards.
It also announced today that HTC, Huawei Device, Lenovo and ZTE have committed to support the JIL widget specification in addition to LG, RIM, Samsung, and Sharp.