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JasonTsay

what does the ^ in symbian^3 mean and how is it pronounced?

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jrk

i wondered that just yesterday. it's just a style thing, you don't pronounce it at all -> en.wikipedia.org­/wiki­/Symbian­_Foundation
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dave

"Symbian platform releases are styled Symbian^1, Symbian^2 etc. (vocalised as "Symbian one", "Symbian two")."

Ah! Brilliant. Thanks!
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JasonTsay

ah thanks!
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dave

Usually, the carrot is denoting the power of the digit. Not really sure in this case though...

"Symbian Cubed"?
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JasonTsay

yeah it usually means to the power of but this is just confusingly weird....
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