The Register: Nokia Shifting to Linux as it Joins with Apple to Challenge Windows 2
Jun 21, 2005, 21:15 (1 Talkback[s])
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"Nokia's ambitious bid to make the mobile phone as important a
client device for business and leisure as the notebook PC took
another important turn last week with news that it has created a
browser in collaboration with Apple, which will be managed under
the open source process.
"This starts to address awkward web browsing, a key weakness of
the phone's bid to be the 'new notebook', and it raises interesting
questions about how much further Nokia and Apple could go in
cooperating on the anti- Microsoft ecosystem, and how far Nokia is
committing its future to Linux..."