__/ [ T.J. ] on Monday 15 May 2006 11:13 \__
> "Roy Schestowitz" <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
>> __/ [ T.J. ] on Monday 15 May 2006 10:11 \__
>>> "Roy Schestowitz" <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
>>>> __/ [ Borek ] on Monday 15 May 2006 08:25 \__
>>>>> <snip />
>>>> Report: Google and Nokia to offer Wi-Fi phone
>>>> Gist/conext: the phone in question will be based on Debian/Maemo (Linux
>>>> kernel) and be integrated with Google's SOA.
>>>> < snip />
>>> Opera as the browser?
>> Are you trying to get Boren excited? *smile*
>> Yes, but a variant thereof (Nokia give it a native, consistent
>> look-and-feel*). Opera also do browsers for PDA's and the last time I
>> heard of it, The Nintendo wii is bound to have Opera. Take this with a
>> grain of salt because my memory might betray me. Opera, in general, are
>> doing well on appliances.
>> Best wishes,
> Opera announced the Nintendo Wii connection
> last week.
> and announced a new partnership with Wind River today
> That, together with the fact Opera seem to favour Nokia
> seems to all point in one direction.
Don't forget which countries Nokia and Opera come from. This must have played
a role. I suspect that the Nokia also uses QT (Palm/Access use GTK?), which
comes from Trolltech in Norway. America loses some momentum here...
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