Nokia Blows It | LAS | s15e06

Nokia Blows It | LAS | s15e06

Our world has been shaken by Nokia! Where does Nokia’s abandonment of Open Source leave MeeGo? And what can the average user do to reclaim power over their gadgets!

PLUS – Debian 6.0 is released, and we’ll tell you why it’s more important than ever!

All this week on, The Linux Action Show!

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Episode Show Notes:

Runs Linux:

Qnap Turbo NAS, Runs Linux.
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Android Pick:

Tricorder TR-580
Network Info II
Android Picks so far, thanks to Madjo in the IRC Chat room!

News:

Debian 6.0 “Squeeze” released
Why Debian Matters More Than Ever
MPEG LA begins search for WebM/VP8 patents
Alien Dalvik – Android apps on non-Android phones
Best Buy Will Hold a Pre-sale for the Motorola XOOM Starting February 17th

MeeGo’s Future:

Nokia workers mourn death of Symbian, thousands walk out
Nokia’s Windows Phone 7 concept revealed.
Nokia to developers: no Qt for Windows Phone development
Intel: “We’re Not Blinking on MeeGo”

Nokia to Receive Billions from Microsoft
Nokia CEO Stephen Elop rallies troops in brutally honest ‘burning platform’ memo?

MeeGo Drops Netbooks?



Linux Cell Phone Distros:

Maemo – http://maemo.org/
Hildon – http://live.gnome.org/Hildon
Mer – http://wiki.maemo.org/Mer
MeeGo – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MeeGo
OpenMoko – http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Main_Page
Qtopia / QT Extended – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qtopia
OPIE – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OPIE_user_interface
SHR – http://shr-project.org/trac

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