Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 29th Jul 2013 21:19 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Nokia's vice president Bryan Biniak: "We are trying to evolve the cultural thinking [at Microsoft] to say 'time is of the essence'. Waiting until the end of your fiscal year when you need to close your targets, doesn't do us any good when I have phones to sell today." Later Biniak adds: "As a company we don't want to rely on somebody else and sit and wait for them to get it right." There was a simple solution to this problem.
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cdude
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2008-09-21

Meego on snapdragon: http://wiki.meego.com/ARM/MSMQSD

Its Linux, it runs everywhere with little work :-)

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jphamlore Member since:
2011-02-15

Last I heard the successor to Meego, Sailfish/Jolla, was going to use ST-Ericsson chips:

http://www.fiercewireless.com/story/jolla-unveils-first-smartphone-...

"Jolla had announced a chipset deal in November with ST-Ericsson, the joint venture that Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) and STMicroelectronics agreed to shut down in March."

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