Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 9th Jan 2010 19:52 UTC, submitted by John Mills
Multimedia, AV Songbird, the open source iTunes alternative (which we reported on earlier), has landed a big deal with Philips. The Dutch electronics manufacturer will bundle Songbird with its GoGear line of .mp3 players as the music management and sync tool. While this is good news for Songbird, there are is a catch.
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dylansmrjones
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2005-10-02

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Implement a decent plugin system and rare functionality can be implemented too.
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Well, I second that. However, mainstream OS'es are not Haiku/Syllable/SkyOS (unfortunately).

OTOH, one could pull off something like that through shell plugins (at least in Windows) - but "decent plugin system" isn't exactly the term, I'd use about that.

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