Two gadgets enter the ring, but only one can leave the champion! Each week Brian Tong pits two compe
The deal will create a new way for Nokia to fight competition in the smartphone market by focusing on a Linux strategy as a strong alternative to the Symbian OS that Nokia is using today.
Running Nokia's Maemo OS, the N900 combines multitasking, Web browsing, a 3.5- inch touch screen, cell phone, and QWERTY keyboard.
Ex-Nokia employees have banded together to form a new start-up company, with plans to release a smartphone based on the Nokia-developed MeeGo operating system.
Firefox has taken its next step in creating a proper mobile browser, with the release of a beta version of Fennec for Android and Maemo.
In an early demo of Tizen OS on a Samsung phone, the new OS looks a lot like Android -- and is clearly a long way from prime time.
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The Ovi software development kit is a Web-based toolbox for developers that lets them create Web services and apps for handsets running either Symbian or Maemo.
The geek-tastic Nokia N900 smart phone is coming to Tesco phone stores this weekend, so you can bag your Linux-based mobile fix along with your shopping
The companies are combining their respective Linux operating environments to power future devices like tablets and high-end smartphones.
Mozilla drops the "RC" and "beta" qualifications to bring you the first complete version of Firefox for Android (it's available for Maemo, too.)
Mozilla has churned out a significant update to Firefox for Android smartphones and Nokia devices. This version updates the interface, adds new features, and makes the app much quicker to install.