Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 5th Oct 2011 20:38 UTC, submitted by lucas_maximus
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "Sources tell us that Nokia is developing a Linux-based replacement for its S40 phones, called Meltemi. The news was leaked, accurately, by the Wall Street Journal last week. Now we can confirm it. The thinking is that a Linux-based replacement for S40 will allow developers to tap into proven development tools - and Qt. The April memo referred to Meltemi as a platform for 'rich Featurephones' and stated that development will be centered in Ulm, Germany. There's no U-turn, however. Meltemi had been long-been touted as a richer successor to S40. Windows phones will occupy the budget smartphone segment, not Linux."
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RE: Confused
by lucas_maximus on Thu 6th Oct 2011 20:46 UTC in reply to "Confused"
lucas_maximus
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The strategy is pretty unclear IMO.

I think it is a classic case of stove piping it seems ... each team is doing different stuff compared to what the whole org is doing.

Happens where I work.

Edited 2011-10-06 20:51 UTC

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