Smartphone maker HTC has bought mobile app developer Abaxia.
Based in Paris, Abaxia creates mobile applications for network carriers and handset manufacturers. The company designs software that allows mobile phone makers to customize and add features to the home screens of their handsets to give them a consistent look and feel. Counting Nokia, Motorola, Samsung, and of course HTC, among its customers, Abaxia said that it has provided software to 60 different handset models.
The acquisition is a way for HTC to boost mobile app development under its own roof.
"The addition of Abaxia deepens and broadens our software … Read more