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____/ RonB on Friday 30 Sep 2011 22:42 : \____
> On Fri, 30 Sep 2011 22:29:42 +0100, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
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>> ____/ White Spirit on Friday 30 Sep 2011 16:44 : \____
>>> On 30/09/2011 16:40, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>>>>> They dropped Maemo for Meego, Meego for Windows 'Phoney, and are now
>>>>> starting another? It would be nice if it saw the light of day but
>>>>> although Nokia appear to be enthusiastic about using Linux for their
>>>>> mobile 'phones, they don't seem to have much success in bringing a
>>>>> completed product to the market.
>>>> And don't forget Symbian before that.
>>> Most of my 'phones have been Symbian, but that was in the days when
>>> Symbian was the most advanced OS. They wouldn't have had the problems
>>> they are now facing had they dropped Symbian when they should have.
>>> So far, Maemo has been released on three tablets and one 'phone, and
>>> Meego on one 'phone that doesn't seem to have worldwide distribution -
>>> if it is even to be released. They should formulate a long-term plan
>>> and stick to it.
>> Android gives a hard time to Ubuntu and MeeGo.
> Not that it makes a lot of difference, but MeeGo has also been released on
> at least one netbook.
~~ Best of wishes
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