Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

ZDNet UK: [Mobile] Linux delay costs Transmeta

Jul 27, 2000, 16:49 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Carmen Nobel)

"If Mobile Linux had been ready to launch last week, there may have been less hype around Transmeta's Crusoe processor and more excitement about the operating system that will run on it."

"After all, Linus Torvalds, the father of Linux, works at the company and is largely responsible for the attention that the five-year-old startup got in the first place. And Mobile Linux is an operating system that will run the new category of tablet-sized Internet-browsing devices called "Web pads."

"Mobile Linux also is what OEMs need before they can start shipping the devices. But Transmeta has yet to announce an availability date for the new operating system."

Complete Story

Related Stories: