Home > slashdot > Intel Committed To MeeGo Despite Nokia Defection

Intel Committed To MeeGo Despite Nokia Defection

February 14th, 2011 02:47 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

Intel

CWmike writes “Intel put on a brave face Monday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, insisting that there is continued strong support from it and many companies for MeeGo, the open source software platform that Nokia last week said it would abandon in favor of Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7. ‘Intel is disappointed at Nokia but life goes on,’ said Intel’s Renee James. ‘Our decision and resolve on MeeGo is only stronger.’ She pointed to a long list of companies participating in MeeGo development, including competitors AMD, TI and ST Ericsson; operators including Orange, Telefonica and Sprint; and software companies including Novell and Wind River. Intel expects to see MeeGo tablets shipping this year based on its Atom chip. Handsets will follow, James said. Despite its enthusiasm, however, Intel is sure to be negatively impacted by Nokia’s decision.”

Source: Intel Committed To MeeGo Despite Nokia Defection

Related Articles:

  1. Nokia, Intel Merge Maemo, Moblin into Meego
  2. Intel and Nokia Provide First MeeGo Release
  3. Intel Kept In The Dark Over Nokia’s MeeGo Plans; Operators Reject First Device
  4. The Story of Nokia MeeGo
  5. Intel Drops MeeGo
blog comments powered by Disqus
YOYOYOOYOYOYO