The reality of mobile Linux: Part one

Summary:At the Mobile World Congress, looks at how mobile Linux is already making an impact on handsets, with platforms and toolkits shown off by Trolltech, Access and Azingo

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, took a look at how mobile Linux is already a reality.

In the first of a two-part series, we looked at how Trolltech is putting Linux apps on a Windows Mobile phone, how Access plans to port thousands of Palm OS apps over to the LiMo Foundation's Linux platform, and how Azingo is running Series 60 apps on Linux.

Topics: Mobility


David Meyer is a freelance technology journalist. He fell into journalism when he realised his musical career wouldn't be paying many bills. His early journalistic career was spent in general news, working behind the scenes for BBC radio and on-air as a newsreader for independent stations. David's main focus is on communications, of both... Full Bio

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