Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 20th Jun 2013 18:29 UTC, submitted by MOS6510
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless So, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Microsoft was very close to take over Nokia, but that the talks eventually broke down, probably beyond repair - at least for now. The reasons the talks broke down illustrate something that I have repeatedly tried to make clear for a long time now: Nokia isn't doing well.
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RE[9]: patents
by bitwelder on Sat 22nd Jun 2013 13:31 UTC in reply to "RE[8]: patents"
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and MeeGo dropped all its good stuff to become Tizen.

Nope, except for some part that Tizen IVI has taken from MeeGo (which as also targeting the IVI market), Tizen is not derived from Meego at all:
https://github.com/kumadasu/tizen-history/blob/master/tizen-history....

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