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GNU, GPL, Open Source Today's mobile space is owned by the likes of Nokia, RIM, Apple, and Google. While some of these corporations have embraced some open source components, a full FLOSS solution has yet to gain traction. Why? Blogger Bradley M. Kuhn posts thoughtful analysis of the current state of Open Source in the mobile space.
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RE[6]: Design Thinking
by danieldk on Wed 17th Mar 2010 16:26 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: Design Thinking"
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When you have wrapped your head around that, then come back with a real comment. Until then, you are sprouting nonsense.

Well, except that (big fallacy follows) I was a co-developer for a commercial distribution, and know how much support load this multitude of options caused. And then we were even recommending users to restrict their use to our blessed environment. It is a real problem, and Linux (except for very restricted environments such as Android) is losing users because of this. Ask the man in the street who one tried Linux ;) .

Edited 2010-03-17 16:29 UTC

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