Nokia Acquires Symbian: So What?
Jul 08, 2008, 01:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rick Lehrbaum)
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The mobile phone operating system world was rocked recently by
the announcement that Nokia had acquired all of the shares of
Symbian that it didn't already own, and that it planned to
transition the OS to an open-source licensing model. How
significant is this move?
"The reaction to this news by most mobile device market analysts
has generally ranged from indifference to cautious praise..."