Nokia Reaffirms Commitment to Symbian
In response to a report in the German edition of the Financial Times, which stated that Nokia was prepared to ditch Symbian and move forward with Maemo-based mobile devices, Nokia has said that it has no such plans. In a statement, Nokia declared, "We remain strongly committed to our current open OS software strategy for cellular devices, which is based on the world-leading Symbian OS." Nokia's S60 operating platform is based on Symbian. Nokia's Maemo operating platform is based on Linux, and is used by its Internet tablet.
ChromeOS Gains Support for Linux
May 8, 2018
Pixelbook owners will soon be able to use Linux on their ChromeOS device. Google today announced that Chromebooks will be able to run Linux apps, which will let developers open a window and use their favorite Linux-based tools without leaving ChromeOS.
Cat S60 Boasts a Thermal Camera
Feb 18, 2016
Cat Phones today announced the S60 smartphone, a fully rugged handset that is the first to include a thermal camera. The thermal camera allows the S60 to see and take pictures of heat signatures at a range of 50 to 100 feet.
Facebook Brings Crisis and Emergency Tools Under One Roof
Sep 14, 2017
Facebook today announced Crisis Response, a single spot where users will be able to find information about a range of natural and man-made disasters, weather events, and more. Crisis Response houses existing Facebook tools such as Safety Check, Community Help, and Fundraisers.
Internet Association to Fight FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal
Jan 6, 2018
The Internet Association plans to fight the FCC's attempt to repeal net neutrality. The FCC this week published the final version of its Report & Order to sack the Obama-era laws that govern the internet.
all this talk about Nokia, Symbian and Maemo-based .... Yet, theres only 1 response. Its titled Linux and its comment is YAY! LMAO 🤣