From LiPS to LiMo--The Mobile Linux Divide?
Jan 08, 2008, 16:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Larry Barrett)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"While backers of mobile Linux are all trying to increase Linux
adoption, the question for vendors has been which mobile Linux
effort they should back among the crowd of mobile Linux
"In the case of Trolltech, maker of the popular Qtopia mobile
Linux platform, they've chosen to move from the LiPS (The Linux
Phone Standards) effort to the Motorola backed LiMo Foundation
effort. The Trolltech move could be a sign of consolidation within
the mobile Linux market or it could be a sign the multi-billion
dollar mobile Linux market will remain fragmented..."