Adobe and Nokia Provide $10 Million Fund for Mobile Flash Development

Feb 17, 2009

Under the auspices of the Open Screen Project, mobile vendor Nokia and software maker Adobe are providing a $10 million fund to help developers create mobile Flash applications. The underlying software will become free at least to some extent, according to Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch.

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Xandros Unveils Linux for Freescale Netbooks

Feb 16, 2009

Xandros has launched an ARM based Linux version for netbooks and Mobile Internet Devices at the Mobile World Congress in Spain's Barcelona.

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NVIDIA Computer-on-a-Chip Runs Android

Feb 16, 2009

Graphics specialist NVIDIA has unleashed the Android mobile platform on its Tegra computer-on-a-chip series.

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FOSDEM Video: Google Summer of Code - Some Insights

Feb 13, 2009

Linux Magazine Online has been talking to Leslie Hawthorn, one of the project managers for Google's hacker scholarship.

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Google Phone Competitor: Vodafone with Linux from Azingo

Feb 12, 2009

Sunnyvale CA company Azingo is to develop a Linux-based platform for mobile phone provider Vodafone.

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FOSDEM: Fennec Beta Scheduled for End of February

Feb 10, 2009

Mozilla employee Marc Finkle used the two day open source conference in Brussels, Belgium, to reveal details of Mozilla's mobile browser, Fennec.

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Kernel Hacker Wants to Crack Android Code

Feb 10, 2009

Czech kernel developer Pavel Machek wants to be root on his T-Mobile G1 Android Linux mobile phone so that he can exploit security holes simply to extend usability of the phone.

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FOSDEM: Gnash Developer Deciphers RTMP

Feb 10, 2009

Rob Savoye has been engaged in numerous projects, but in his work on Gnash, a free implementation of the Adobe Flash Player, he found a hard nut to crack: how to decipher the protocol details of the Real Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP) it uses. He has now presented his solution at the FOSDEM '09 conference in Belgium.

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