Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 29th Aug 2017 21:43 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless

Jämsänjoki update fixes dozens of bugs reported by our community, adds many improvements and new corporate features, like mobile device management (MDM), new Camera user interface with quick access from Lock Screen, smarter Calendar on Events, WPA2 Enterprise PEAP support, new VPN options (PPTP, L2TP), Bluez version 5 for Jolla C and much more.

At some point, I need to write a retrospective of some sort about Sailfish OS. My Jolla Phone and Tablet are collecting dust in a closet somewhere, so I might as well put them to good use.

In any event, Jolla also unveiled something called Sailfish X, which is a ROM image of Sailfish for the Sony Xperia X. Interestingly enough, the ROM image isn't free - it costs about €50 and requires a Linux PC to flash it onto the Xperia X you need to buy separately. Peculiar business model, but who knows - I've seen stranger things.

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Nexus 4
by Kancept on Wed 30th Aug 2017 14:03 UTC
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This is one of the reasons I keep my Nexus 4 around. She works great with the latest Android, but I like to try other OSes on it, since it's so well supported. Time to pull LuneOS off and jam Sailfish back on to play with some more.

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