OSNews: Interview: Guy Martin of Motorola's Linux Division
Aug 30, 2006, 16:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Eugenia Loli-Queru)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"1. Will both the EZX touchscreen-based (e.g.
MOTOMING/A1200) and 'Chameleon' interface (e.g. MOTOROKR E2) Linux
UIs continue to be developed or one will be dropped? Are these two
graphical environments API source compatible or are they completely
different (and just happened to be both based on Qt
"Guy Martin: We will continue to work with
both as different markets require different UIs--tailored to the
way users interact with their devices. For example, some markets
(such as Asia) desire touchscreen/handwriting recognition inputs,
and some are more comfortable with keypad/joystick UIs..."