BARCELONA, Spain--The Tizen bandwagon is getting bigger, but it hasn't traveled far.
The Tizen Association on Sunday talked up its 15 new partners, including notable names such as Japanese carrier SoftBank, Sprint, Baidu, and ZTE. A no-show has been any smartphone running the operating system, with only reference units on display.
"I've heard twice that Tizen is dead," said Tizen Association Chairman Roy Sugimura, who is also an executive at Japanese carrier NTT Docomo. "Tizen isn't dead."
Tizen is one of several upstart operating systems attempting to break into the market, with the … Read more