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PDAStreet: Motorola Befriends Linux

Sep 15, 2004, 20:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"Sharp proved with the Zaurus series that Linux could make a solid foundation with which to build a PDA. So why aren't there any mobile handsets built on the open source platform shipping in the United States?

"The world's number two mobile phone vendor, Motorola, has an answer in the form of the A780 smartphone—a mobile handset built on top of a flavor of Linux from MontVista. Due later this year, the A780 is Motorola's third Linux handset after the A760 and A768, both of which shipped only in Asia..."

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