[News] Linux Expected to Become the Dominant Phones Platform, Many Android Phones to Come

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Linux smartphone to beat entire market in 2010


New Android Smart Phones Coming this Year

,----[ Quote ]
| We have all seen the Google Nexus One, HTC 
| Desire, Legend, Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 
| and plenty of other Android smart phones 
| and by all means, we are very much 
| impressed. But the availability of the 
| open source platform does not end this 
| year with these handsets alone. In fact, 
| several new smart phones are already on 
| the way.



Growth of Linux-Based Smartphone Shipments Will Outstrip Growth 
of the Entire Smartphone Market in 2010, Says ABI Research

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| ABI Research anticipates that Linux-
| enabled smartphones, led by the success of
| Google’s Android, will comprise 33% of the
| worldwide smartphone market by 2015. With
| more than 60,000 smartphones shipping per
| day, Android has catapulted ahead of other
| Linux mobile platforms.


Google's Android favored for phones, tablets

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| Victoria Fodale, an analyst at ABI
| Research, said Tuesday in a research note
| that the Scottsdale, AZ-based marketing
| research firm anticipates that Linux-
| enabled smartphones, led by the success of
| Google's Android, will comprise 33 percent
| of the worldwide smartphone market by
| 2015. "With more than 60,000 smartphones
| shipping per day, Android has catapulted
| ahead of other Linux mobile platforms,"
| according to the note.


Linux Proving Disruptive In Smartphone Market

,----[ Quote ]
| More than 60,000 smartphones ship per day
| and the Android has leaped ahead of other
| Linux mobile platforms, said Victoria
| Fodale, a senior analyst at the firm.

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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Nokia N900 Review Roundup ,----[ Quote ] | You only have to read a few reviews of the | Nokia N900 to realise that it is a | resounding success – people like the | functionality, the open source nature of | its OS, the memory, the possibilities for | development, and the little features on it. | Techradar disagreed with Nokia on one | thing: they don’t believe that the Nokia | N900 is a computer. Instead, they said, | “it’s a smartphone and a very good one at | that.” In addition, they were also | impressed with the overall performance of | the OS. | | Similarly, T3 were highly impressed with | the overall functionality of the Nokia | N900, saying it was “better than any Nokia | handset we’ve seen in along time.” | | They added: “In terms of browsing and sheer | multitasking capability, it’s also superior | to other smartphone rivals.” `---- http://noknok.tv/2009/11/20/nokia-n900-review-roundup/ Nokia Focuses on Linux-based Maemo for High-end Smartphones ,----[ Quote ] | The talk of the town is Android. Nobody is | talking about Symbian anymore. Symbian, of | course, still holds majority (50 percent of | global sales) of the mobile market share, | but its slowly declining. Maybe that’s why | Nokia, Symbian’s primary contributor, is | trying to fight back - by dropping the | mobile OS from its high-end phones. `---- http://www.mobilewire.co.uk/19-11-2009-nokia-focuses-on-linux-based-maemo-for-high-e...

[News] [Linux] Linux Virtualisation Comes from Many Directions
Parallels Gears Up for Games, Graphics ,----[ Quote ] | Parallels is offering an upgrade of its popular software that | allows users to run Windows or Linux operating systems on | Intel Mac computers. `---- http://www.technewsworld.com/story/gaming/57756.html Fedora 7 Xen First Look ,----[ Quote ] | Having spent a few days with Fedora 7, I have found that, while still | a bit buggy, the updated Xen tools show some real promise. `---- http://enterpriselinuxlog.blogs.techtarget.com/2007/06/07/fedora-7-xen-first-look/ VMware Fusion Beta 4 Released ,----[ Quote ] | You can use 32-bit an...

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