Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 9th Apr 2012 12:02 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless RIM has announced it's going to remove the PlayBook's ability to sideload applications. The company claims it's to prevent the piracy problems in the "chaotic cesspool of Android Market". However, the company provided no evidence, studies, or whatever to back up their claims. Considering the state of RIM's business, I'd say the company has bigger fish to fry, but alas. At this point, I'm just hoping they don't do a BeOS, but open the QNX code before they go belly-up.
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RE[3]: QNX to FSF = HURD
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Mon 9th Apr 2012 22:34 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: QNX to FSF = HURD"
Bill Shooter of Bul
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No, the development is in the open. Its been worked on, and you can track the progress and even test it on virtual machines. Not what I would call vaporware.

http://www.gnu.org/software/hurd/

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