TITLE

Handset firm backs open source design

AUTHOR(S)
Wilson, Richard
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Electronics Weekly;11/8/2006, Issue 2264, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Motorola Inc. is one of a number of mobile phone firms including NEC, Panasonic and Samsung which have partnered with operators NTT DoCoMo Inc. and Vodafone to drive the adoption of an open source Linux-based platform for handsets. The article also reports that the company aims to align its future Java ME-based developments with Apache's model of licensing and open governance to promote a unified mobile Java platform.
ACCESSION #
23245789

 

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