Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 29th Jun 2006 01:33 UTC
Linux Linux has one, last, chance to become the No1 OS in a particular consumer-oriented market (not counting servers): the mobile phone market. The open nature and yes, the hype around Linux has made lots of mobile-oriented companies to consider using Linux for their next-generation cellphones. But there is a major problem on the way to success, a problem which is created not by Linux itself, but by the greed and close-mindness of these same companies that endorse Linux.
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Time for the community to...
by xiaokj on Thu 29th Jun 2006 15:41 UTC
xiaokj
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2005-06-30

... learn, assimilate and dominate...

Well, things are getting done. freedesktop.org (sp?) is coming up with standards too. The situation is improving. Just a bit slow...

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