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What does SOS stand for?

SOS stands for Symbian Operating System

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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The world's top mobile phone maker unveiled on Friday week a radical new strategy by partnering with Microsoft, under which Nokia smartphones will be adopting Microsoft's phone platform and its own Symbian operating system will be eventually phased out.
Byline: Dubai Adaox Middle East, distributor of Eset's range of security products, has unveiled a beta version of Eset Mobile Antivirus for Symbian operating system in the Middle East, at the ongoing Gitex 2009.
If you have used a Nokia mobile device in the past 15 years, you have interacted with the Symbian operating system from the basic Symbian Series 30 to the Series 60 of Nokia's high-end Eseries and Nseries devices.
Although it will now be controlled by a single phone maker, "Symbian will continue to pursue its fair and non-discriminatory licensing of the standards-based Symbian operating system," says Nokia.
The unlisted firm, which is a joint venture involving 25 per cent stakeholder Psion and a clutch of mobile phone makers, is developing its Symbian Operating System as the industry standard for next generation handsets.