cell phones

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/www/drupal/drupal-6.19/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.

MeeGo 1.1 for ARM handsets gets closer


MeeGo 1.1 will be available soon for the Nokia N900 smartphone, which will be able to boot into either the MeeGo or Maemo flavors of Linux. Meanwhile, Aava Mobile, which is porting MeeGo to its Intel Atom N6xx based Aava Mobile smartphone reference design, joined MeeGo's overseer, the Linux Foundation.

Read more »
JRepin's picture
Created by JRepin 5 years 13 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 13 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:

First MeeGo Handset/Smartphone Source Code Available


Today, the handset baseline source code is available to the development community. This code is being actively developed as MeeGo 1.1, which is scheduled for release in October. The team has been preparing MeeGo Gitorious with all the sources and infrastructure to perform the weekly builds for MeeGo 1.1 development.

Read more »
JRepin's picture
Created by JRepin 5 years 29 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 29 weeks ago
Category: High End   Tags:

Is the Success of Google's Android a Threat to Free Software


While the vast majority of the its apps are closed source they will not help spread real user freedom, or offer much of an alternative to Apple's tightly-controlled approach. The free software community needs to address these problems by encouraging many more developers to build great Android apps that are truly free.

Read more »
JRepin's picture
Created by JRepin 6 years 4 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 4 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:

EFF Kicks Off Campaign to Free Your Phone


"San Francisco - The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is asking for the public's help in its new campaign to free cell phones from the software locks that stifle competition and cripple consumers. The campaign's website is FreeYourPhone.org..."

Read more »
can.axis's picture
Created by can.axis 7 years 4 days ago – Made popular 7 years 3 days ago
Category: Community   Tags:

Mobile Linux group gets wider support


A nonprofit organization formed by six of the biggest names in the cell phone business to promote the use of Linux of handsets has gotten wider industry support.

Read more »
greengrass's picture
Created by greengrass 8 years 23 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 23 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:

Linux to power Google GPhone?


"Google's first mobile phone will run a Linux operating system on a Texas Instruments "Edge" chipset, and will likely ship to T-Mobile and Orange customers in the Spring of 2008, according to unconfirmed reports. "GPhone" call minutes and text messages reportedly will be funded by mobile advertising."

Read more »
bridget's picture
Created by bridget 8 years 24 weeks ago – Made popular 8 years 24 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags: