Electronics Giants Join Forces for Linux
Jul 2, 2003, 11:58 AM by (staff)
Eight consumer electronics companies yesterday jointly annouced the formation of the CE Linux Forum (CELF), an organization intended to focus on the establishment and promotion of Linux-based consumer electronic products such as audio/visual products and mobile phones. The companies are Hitachi, Matsushita, NEC, Philips, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, and Toshiba. The organization intends to formalize requirements for adapting Linux to meet the needs of consumer electronics products.