LiMo Fights Back
Oct 16, 2009, 22:02 (0 Talkback[s])
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"It takes guts to compete with Google.
"Morgan Gillis knows this first-hand. As executive director of
the LiMo Foundation, Gillis oversees the creation of a Linux-based
operating system that is widely viewed as a rival to Google's
open-source mobile operating system, Android.
"In the past month, Gillis' mission has grown even more
challenging. Motorola, one of LiMo's founding members, confirmed it
had scaled back its involvement to focus on its new line of
Android-based phones. Last week, Verizon Wireless, the U.S.'
largest wireless operator, revealed it would partner with Google to
develop Android phones for its network."