Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 15th Apr 2013 22:44 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes Almost exactly three years ago, I wrote about why OSNews was no longer OSNews: the alternative operating system scene had died, and OSNews, too, had to go with the times and move towards reporting on a new wave of operating systems - mobile, and all the repercussions that the explosion of smartphones and tablets have caused. Still, I was wondering something today: why aren't we seeing alternative operating systems on mobile?
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RE[2]: Consider this
by Alfman on Sat 20th Apr 2013 20:10 UTC in reply to "RE: Consider this"
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"Well now there's also Raspberry Pi, with comfortably low costs..."

While the raspberry pi is awesome for embedded tinkers, it's not much use for a mobile OS. Maybe someone will come along with a "raspberry pi for mobile devices". That would be fantastic!

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RE[3]: Consider this
by zima on Mon 22nd Apr 2013 16:56 in reply to "RE[2]: Consider this"
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Reminded me about one Symbian project...

I suppose we won't have to wait long for something similar using Rpi (or other really low cost boards / kits)

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