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Linux Makes Phones Even Cheaper

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| Purple Labs, a company based in France with a multinational management team,
| is pushing Linux mobile phones outward in capabilities and downward in price.
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http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/...s-even-cheaper

MontaVista Linux Enables Carrier/Telco Industry to Leverage High Performance of
Cavium OCTEON Processors

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| MontaVista® Software, Inc., the leader in embedded Linux® commercialization,
| today announced that MontaVista Linux Carrier Grade Edition (CGE) 5.0 now
| supports Cavium Networks (NASDAQ: CAVM) OCTEON™ CN58XX, CN56XX, CN52XX,
| CN50XX and CN38XX processor families, enabling embedded developers to use the
| widely adopted MIPS64-based OCTEON architecture to create high-performance
| multicore applications that are multi-threaded and core-aware while
| delivering the interoperability, high availability, and field serviceability
| that carriers need.
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http://www.businesswire.com/portal/s...11&newsLang=en
http://tinyurl.com/5uuuxr


Yesterday:

Windows Mobile misses annual shipment target

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| Lees, a veteran Microsoft executive who moved from the Server & Tools unit in
| February, attributed the lower-than-projected Windows Mobile sales to some
| devices coming to market slightly later than previously expected. He declined
| to say which ones.
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http://blog.seattlepi.nwsource.com/m...asp?source=rss


Recent:

Hot skills: Mobile Linux

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| But in embedded applications, particularly mobile devices, the open
| source operating system is soaring.
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http://www.computerweekly.com/Articl...bile-linux.htm


Related:

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). *
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http://www.linuxdevices.com/news/NS7115758310.html


PCs step aside… smarter mobiles are coming

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| Citing the examples of the company’s single core solutions for smart phones,
| consumer electronics and automotive entertainment and ARM Mali graphics
| processors, and its collaboration for Linux mobile computing, Mr Keith said
| mobile phone makers are taking to a platform approach which offers
| flexibility to add new features. * *
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http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/...0550450200.htm


Linux Sees 'Astronomic' Growth in Mobile Devices

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| "We were very aware that the growth in mobile for Linux was huge, but we
| didn't know it was so astronomic," Amanda McPherson, marketing director for
| the Linux Foundation, told LinuxInsider. "These are very encouraging
| numbers." Why Linux has drawn significant support from the community of
| handset manufacturers can be explained on several fronts, McPherson said. * *
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http://www.linuxinsider.com/rsstory/59162.html


Funambol CEO Fabrizio Capobianco: Linux Is Mobile's Future

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| LinuxInsider met with Capobianco to discuss his view on the role of open
| source in creating Mobile 2.0 as a voice and data carrier parallel to the
| Internet. The meeting occurred in the wake of Google's announcement earlier
| this month that it was negotiating with wireless carriers, handset makers,
| software developers and hardware providers to use an open source mobile
| platform, Android.
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http://www.technewsworld.com/story/60340.html
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