MeeGo / Mer / Sailfish
By Christopher Price on March 8, 2013
Also, what Nokia can do to buy their way out of the problem… and how Nokia cost our founding editor five figures along the way.
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By Humberto Saabedra on August 20, 2012
Jolla’s CEO reveals that its first device will be able to run Android applications, Jolla’s spokesperson subsequently downplays the report.
By Humberto Saabedra on August 8, 2012
Nokia updates its Beta Suite desktop client for Windows with partial support for the still popular N9
By Humberto Saabedra on July 26, 2012
Nokia’s plan for “the next billion” in the Meltemi Linux platform has been dead for awhile, with Reuters being the latest to confirm its status as a dead initiative today.
By Humberto Saabedra on July 7, 2012
The core Nokia MeeGo team bails on the Finnish conglomerate and announces a new company dedicated to manufacturing phones based on the technically great, but underappreciated operating system
By Christopher Price on June 15, 2012
Nokia’s CEO Steven Elop today, when asked about Nokia’s Linux phone efforts for the “next billion” did not leave any margin for hope.
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By Humberto Saabedra on June 14, 2012
Nokia to cut 10,000 workers across the entire company, and makes other changes, to weather its current bleak financial and sales performance
By Christopher Price on May 11, 2012
The Nokia N9 embraces freedom in real-time mobile software, unlike any other mobile phone today. But, is its late arrival in the crucial American market simply too little, too late?
By Christopher Price on February 29, 2012
While Nokia has kept its promise to actively develop for MeeGo, nobody else did. Intel, AMD, and other companies outright abandoned both developers and startups that were embracing MeeGo, and dumped it in-favor of the non-realtime Tizen. This week, Nokia quietly released MeeGo 1.2 for the Nokia N9. MeeGo 1.2 “Harmattan” was the final official [...]
By Humberto Saabedra on February 8, 2012
Nokia has officially confirmed that the 4000 jobs it planned to cut at the end of last year would affect its manufacturing facilities in Reynosa Mexico, Komarom Hungary and Salo Finland as part of its company wide restructuring initiative designed to save 1 billion Euro by 2015, with those plants moving to a supplemental role [...]