Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 26th May 2010 18:05 UTC, submitted by MeeAlreadyGone
Linux "Today we are announcing the project release of MeeGo v1.0. This release provides developers with a stable core foundation for application development and a rich user experience for Netbooks. The MeeGo Netbook user experience is the first to appear, with the development of the MeeGo Handset user experience moving to the open in June."
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by lopisaur on Fri 28th May 2010 21:26 UTC
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I just tried it on an Aspire One 110, booted off an USB stick. I certainly haven't seen such a dumbed down interface for a while. I guess it's OK for kids, teens or grandmas, but for the average user, it's just too much hand-holding. Not to mention that even though it connected via WiFi, after two minutes the connection just gave up and I couldn't even ping the router.
It took me about 3 minutes to figure out how to turn the darn thing off. The only way was the power button, since I couldn't even find a terminal to type shutdown into.

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