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OSNews: Interview with TheKompany's President, Shawn Gordon

Aug 23, 2002, 13:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Eugenia Loli-Queru)

[ Thanks to Gentu for this link. ]

"TheKompany is one of the very few companies creating truly multi-platform products, even if they are mostly a Linux/KDE company. Among their products you will find Aethera, Kapital, BlackAdder and a whole lot of apps for embedded Linux, mostly for the Sharp Zaurus PDA...

"1. Please tell us more about Aethera. When do you expect version 1.0 to be released, and how does it compare to Ximian's Evolution?

"Shawn Gordon: Well, Aethera has been a long path, unlike many companies we have no outside funding, so at times things can go slower than we want them to. A couple of months ago we made a strategic decision to port the mail portion of Aethera onto Embedded Linux to round out our suite of applications that are PIM related on that platform. We had been getting numerous requests, so we decided to bite the bullet and put off the 1.0 release of Aethera for a couple months, this did have the advantage of working going in to tighten the engine code that Aethera uses, so we expect it probably by early October at the latest..."

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