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Nokia open up about Symbian

Morning readers, Whatley here, just got this over MSN from a friend of mine at Nokia; “Hey Whatley, we are buying Symbian and will donate it + S60 to an open source foundation!” To which my response was a resounding – “Eh?” You can read the official Nokia press releases here and here Now, I’m […]

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Linux wars: how will Symbian strike back?

Analysts at ABI Research have put out a report that’s sure to delight the hearts of Linux fan boys everywhere: the company says that by 2013, mobile Linux will be the second place operating system behind Symbian with 23 percent of the market. ABI says that in the coming years, Linux wars will see the […]

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Nokia hints at more Linux

Nokia has come out as mobile Linux’s latest cheerleader (granted, it’s not unsurprisingly after it

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Cheaper devices getting smarter

Phones look like they’re getting cleverer: one in three mobiles will be a smartphone by 2013, according to ABI Research, up from one in ten today. Nokia remains the most popular smartphone seller, with 52 percent of the market, while Symbian is found on 65 percent of devices. The expected growth in smartphone numbers is […]