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Ubuntu Mobile Internet Devices: Still Coming Soon?

Jan 20, 2009, 16:32 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to The VAR Guy for this link. ]

"MIDs are expected to resemble smart phones. Many of the devices are anticipated to include touch screens and a heavy reliance on WiFi. But as of this writing, Ubuntu-based MIDs remain mostly vaporware.

"In Canonical's defense, the company does have its hands full expanding ISV (independent software vendor) and OEM support for Ubuntu on PCs, notebooks and netbooks. Still, I think the MID effort is proving far more challenging than Canonical originally expected."

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