Moblin v2.0 beta: screenshots

Moblin v2.0 beta: screenshots

Summary: Version 2.0 of the latest Linux distribution for mobile devices is available for beta testing. We downloaded Moblin and ran it on a Samsung netbook.


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  • The media player has a (initially confusing) zoom feature (top left) that lets you zoom out from a single item, through groups of similar items, to all items.


  • It's a Pasteboard. Where you paste things that you've copied.


  • A number of applications are bundled with Moblin — and the platform's GNOME Mobile basis means it will support a wide range of existing Linux apps.


Topics: Operating Systems, Reviews, Software


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