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Telefonica signs up to Linux phones Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, February 10 2009 @ 03:56 PM EST
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MOBILE LINUX has been given a boost after the largest mobile operators in the world joined the wireless Linux foundation LiMo.

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Vendor touts two million Linux IP-STBs Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, February 10 2009 @ 03:27 PM EST
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A vendor of Linux-based IP set-top boxes (STBs) announced that it has sold its two millionth unit. Meanwhile, Amino's latest "AmiNet130M" model, which offers MPEG-4 and MPEG-2 in HD (1080i) resolution, has recently won two industry awards, says the company.

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Linux-ready 3G modules target netbooks, MIDs Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, February 10 2009 @ 01:43 PM EST
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InterDigital is readying an HSPA "wireless engine" baseband module that connects to application processors via PCIe, and thus targets netbooks and other PC-style devices and boards. The SlimChip Half-Mini PCIe module uses InterDigital's SlimChip HSPA baseband IC, which is also available in a SlimChip MID module that connects serially.

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HP drops netbook Linux in blighty Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, February 05 2009 @ 01:53 PM EST
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Ink outfit HP has decided that Brits don't want Linux on their nice new shiny netbooks.

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Linux-ready XScale net board ships Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, January 28 2009 @ 04:08 PM EST
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Gateworks Corp. is shipping the second of its power-sipping Cambria Network Platform boards. The Cambria GW2350 ships with an OpenWrt Linux-based board support package (BSP) and optional dev kit, and targets enterprise and residential network applications, says the company.

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Motorola ditching Windows Mobile? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, January 28 2009 @ 03:15 PM EST
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Motorola ditching Windows Mobile? Motorola's current range of Windows Mobile smartphones may be its last, if rumours of defection to the Android camp are true. Rumour has it that Motorola is ditching the Windows Mobile platform for its smartphone handsets in favour of Google's new Linux-based Android.

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Mojo check as embedded Linux turns 10 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, January 22 2009 @ 01:57 PM EST
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Some of the industry's top Linux luminaries will examine the state of embedded Linux on its tenth anniversary next week at the Real-Time & Embedded Computing Conference in Santa Clara, Calif. The Jan. 29 panel "Embedded Linux Turns 10; How's its Mojo?" is free with registration.

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Shuttle Linux Minis to Come with VIA Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, January 21 2009 @ 05:53 PM EST
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Taiwan-based hardware manufacturer Shuttle has released a series of mini-desktops running Linux. The next generation will have power-efficient VIA Nano processors.

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ISV announces Palm Linux ports Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, January 21 2009 @ 01:45 PM EST
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Brazilian independent software vendor (ISV) Handcase says it is porting about 100 of its PalmOS applications to the Linux-based WebOS platform set to debut in Palm's forthcoming Pre smartphone. Handcase is also translating some 323 of its PalmOS apps from Portuguese to English, it says.

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Linux tablet emerges from blogosphere Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, January 20 2009 @ 02:11 PM EST
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Technology blog site TechCrunch has prototyped a WiFi-enabled tablet PC device that runs Linux. The "Crunchpad" is equipped with a Via Nano processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB flash, and a 12-inch, 1024x768 touchscreen, and appears to be aimed at Web-curious couch potatoes.

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