LinuxDevices: Linux Smartphone "Killer App" Ready for Combat
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"Linux appears ready to take on Microsoft and Symbian in the
smartphone market, with Trolltech's launch this week of a mobile
phone app stack delivering PDA-like features on feature-phone-level
hardware. Qtopia Phone Edition supports keypad and touchscreen
devices, and nearly any processor that can run Linux.
"When Trolltech announced Qtopia Phone in October of last year,
company officials were confident that it would bring smartphone
functionality to lower-end, feature-phone class devices..."