TheFeature: Whither Mobile Linux?
Sep 09, 2004, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Carlo Longino)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"The open-source OS still hasn't picked up much momentum in the
mobile world, but maybe manufacturers are trying to introduce it in
the wrong place.
"Motorola made a lot of noise last year when it said it would
start using Linux for handsets. The hardest of the hardcore geeks'
ears perked up, and analysts spelled doom for Symbian and
Microsoft. But more than a year later, Linux has failed to set the
mobile industry on fire. But BusinessWeek says, yes, Linux is still
coming to a phone near you..."