Japanese embedded Linux house adds DIY subscriptions

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| Embedded Linux specialists Timesys and Lineo Solutions have announced a
| multi-year joint development and marketing alliance aimed at adapting
| TimeSys's "LinuxLink" service suite to the Japanese marketplace. The
| partnership will leverage Lineo's engineering and marketing expertise, in
| order to deliver Linux software, tools, and support for Japan's top
| processors, the partners said.


Timesys and Lineo Form Strategic Alliance

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| Timesys and Lineo will work together to jointly develop and market embedded
| Linux solutions for the Japan marketplace based on Timesys’ LinuxLink™.
| Combining the flexibility of LinuxLink with Lineo’s engineering and marketing
| expertise will provide embedded developers with a powerful suite of Linux
| software, tools and support for Japan’s most common processor platforms.



Microsoft Worried Over Linux Dominance In Embedded Space

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| Renames its family of products to target the embedded market.


Who's afraid of embedded Linux? Microsoft

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| ...Microsoft is fighting a losing battle here. It's like gravity.
| Eventually you just stop fighting and learn to accept it. Even Microsoft.


Linux kernel maintainer calls for embedded specialist

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| The maintainer of Linux 2.6 has called for a full-time,
| architecture-independent "embedded maintainer." Speaking at a CELF's fourth
| annual Embedded Linux Conference, Morton also told embedded developers how to
| select a kernel, get support from the kernel community, and decide whether to
| submit code to mainline. * *



Linux to grow 278% in embedded/mobile/real-time apps

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| Linux use in "next" embedded, mobile, and real-time projects will grow 278
| percent over that in "previous" projects, suggests a recent survey by Venture
| Development Corp. (VDC). *


Linux the fastest-growing smartphone OS

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| Meanwhile, in the world's largest mobile phone market (China), Linux already
| has a 30 percent share, CCID Consulting Company said in March.