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ARM, allies invest in Linux for smartphones, tablets

June 3rd, 2010 | No Comments » Tags: , ,

Chipmaker ARM and a group of allies have joined forces to back a non-profit Linux company to develop tools for cellphones, tablet PC and similar small devices.

Acer's Android Stream comes online

May 31st, 2010 | No Comments » Tags: , ,

Acer’s been hinting at entry into the Android smartphone market for some time now and now it is official. The Stream is the company’s first Android device. 

Finally, the real open source iPhone killer is here

May 31st, 2010 | 1 Comment » Tags: , ,

Forget the Android devices, the Symbian ones and all the other iPhone-killers out there, this is the real deal. The device, which has freely available, detailed CAD design drawings, is guaranteed to kill the iPhone.