Motorola Spins a Turnaround Plan

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| One industry publication published last week what it claims are Motorola
| products in development. Included is a phone called ZN5, featuring a
| five-megapixel autofocus camera and keyboard working off a Montavista Linux
| 2.6.1 operating system.
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| The OS choice, which Levy said could be "significant," aligns to handset
| development news Brown did mention during the earnings call. The CEO said
| both Java and Linux systems would be part of future product development.
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http://www.internetnews.com/bus-news...round+Plan.htm


Yesterday:

Linux still top embedded OS

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| In a new whitepaper on Linux in the embedded market, VDC researchers cite the
| following reasons for Linux's popularity:
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| * * * Licensing cost advantages
| * * * Flexibility of source code access
| * * * General familiarity
| * * * Maturing ecosystem of applications and tools
| * * * Growing developer experience with Linux as an embedded OS
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http://www.linuxdevices.com/news/NS4920597981.html


Related:

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.
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http://www.linuxdevices.com/news/NS9422438794.html