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[News] Nokia Shows More Signs of Moving from Symbian to Linux, Demand High

  • Subject: [News] Nokia Shows More Signs of Moving from Symbian to Linux, Demand High
  • From: Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 26 Nov 2009 17:06:14 +0000
  • Followup-to: comp.os.linux.advocacy
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KOffice 2.1 Released and for Nokia N900

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| Six months after KOffice announced their 
| platform 2.0.0 release, KOffice has now 
| announced version 2.1.0 of the platform which 
| delivers new features and general improvements 
| in the maturity of the applications along with 
| the importing of documents receiving an overhaul.


Nokia and Sony Ericsson withdraw handsets

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| Nokia were left with egg on their faces today 
| when they, along with Sony Ericsson had to 
| withdraw two devices from the UK market due to 
| software issues with Nokia's Symbian mobile 
| platform. 
| [...]
| Sony Ericssons official statement is very vague 
| however we are aware of issues with many aspects 
| of the Saito handset, from quality issues with 
| the onboard camera and even software freezing 
| and operating system crashes.
| [...]
| This looks like the first signs that the Symbian 
| platform has had its day, especially with 
| Nokia's own dramatic move to the Linux Maemo 
| platform.


Sony Ericsson, Nokia pull handsets

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| The platform, which powers both simple handsets 
| and smartphones, has seen increased competition 
| from Google's Android and other Linux-based 
| mobile platforms - so much so that Nokia's 
| latest and greatest handset moves away from the 
| company's once staple software to the Linux-
| based Maemo platform.


Big demand delays Nokia N900 launch

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| Nokia has been forced to delay the release of 
| the Nokia N900 due to the massive demand for the 
| Maemo 5 device.



5 Ways Nokiaâs N900 Is Better Than Appleâs iPhone (and 5 ways itâs not)

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| For almost 3 years, Appleâs iPhone has set
| the standard for mainstream smart phones.
| Recently, Apple has taken over a large
| portion of the smart phone market, now
| manufacturers like Nokia are taking the
| iPhone threat seriously and bringing out
| new phones to try to compete. One phone
| that looks like it has a real chance to
| compete with the iPhone is Nokiaâs new N900
| phone/internet tablet. Here are 15 ways we
| think that the N900 is better than the
| iPhone, and a few reasons why the iPhone is
| still better.

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