Linked by David Adams on Sun 5th Oct 2008 03:18 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless A Fortune Magazine article looks at hand-held computing's most beleaguered major player and wonders whether it wouldn't be better off hitching its wagon to Google's coat-tails and adopting Android. After shunting aside its own, old-and-creaky OS in favor of Microsoft's it's been hanging its hopes on a long-awaited new Linux-based OS. Android may be Palm's best bet to avoid stemming its inexorable slide into irrelevance.
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RE[2]: No
by hobgoblin on Sun 5th Oct 2008 16:25 UTC in reply to "RE: No"
hobgoblin
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nokia recently handed some 3G radio drivers over to the linux kernel. the next device will probably sport a wwan radio.

but it will not do native calls, iirc. so voip will be the method (something the existing tablets can already do, using wifi).

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