Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 22nd Oct 2011 22:24 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Remember back when Nokia jumped to Windows Phone 7, abandoning all other platforms and future directions? Remember Elop's infamous 'burning platform' memo was coveniently 'leaked' to the web? Remember how Elop claimed Windows Phone 7 was the only way forward, since nothing else inside the company would be ready for prime time soon enough? Remember how I thought this was a very good and sane decision? Well, the first reviews of what will be the only MeeGo handset from Nokia (the N9) are in, and well... To whoever decided to go WP7 and ditch MeeGo: I don't like you. To myself: I'm an idiot for arguing this was a good idea.
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RE: to Thom
by orsg on Sun 23rd Oct 2011 09:31 UTC in reply to "to Thom"
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yet another linux-based mobile platform, that's exactly what the world has been waiting for...

seriously, why do they do this? this is added fragmentation, more headache for developers (and users), less apps, less success, and this problem is 100% homegrown and has no technological necessity at all!

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