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Tizen Tablet Running Android Applications Caught on Camera

Tizen conference held a few gems that are slowing coming out of the wood work, this HTML5 focused open source mobile operating system is caught on camera running Android Applications.  If you’re a new player in the mobile space the question of applications is going…

Tizen Shows off for the Camera on a Samsung Galaxy S II HD LTE

We wondered what else the Tizen Developer conference would yield, a few weeks ago Tizen launched version 1.0 of the mobile OS was released, we got to check out a reference design from Samsung, we even saw a carrier get added into the mix when…

Tizen Smartphone Reference Design with a 1.2GHz Dual Core Processor

The Tizen conference kicked off today and some Tizen hardware was spotted in the form of a reference design from Samsung. Details on the device are pretty slim but we do know that it is sporting a 1.2 GHz Dual Core ARM based processor (presumably…

Samsung Galaxy SIII Launch Makes All Other News Seem Less Exiciting – News Round Up

This Samsung Galaxy SIII launched this week which essentially created a news vacuum, prior to the launch we had rumors of the SIII and now that it’s here comparison stories are topping the charts. There were a few other mobile computing tidbits, but we won’t…

Tizen 1.0 Larkspur Hits the Streets – Open Source Lovers Rejoyce

About a year ago MeeGo threw in the towel and launched a new project called Tizen which left many in the open source community wondering if the project would yield an actual project. Today new news has surfaced and Tizen has now achieved a 1.0…

Tizen Caught on Video with a 3D UI That Will Make You Look Twice

If you’re not familiar with Tizen you’re in the majority.  What we have here is an open source operating system that has experieced several iterations, the last was Meego which was a failed alliance between Intel and Nokia. The new Tizen project is being head…

Tizen Mobile Operating System First Look Using an Emulator (SDK)

Tizen has been getting a bit of press this month over a possible merger with Samsung’s Bada Operating system. If you’re not familiar with Bada, it’s not actually an operating system, it’s actually middleware. Bada is an application framework that previously ran on Nucleus (Nucleus…

Tizen May Not Have a New Home With Samsung, Commitment Not Official

Last week Samsung revealed plans to merge Bada and Tizen, this week they are taking it back stating that the plans are not yet official.  According to a statement issued to AllThingsD things aren’t set in stone and they are singing the same tune they…

Samsung Merging Bada with Tizen: Officially a Frankenstein OS Love Child

Samsung has reveled plans to Merge its Bada operating system with Intel’s Tizen, formerly known as MeeGo, open source project. There was talk last year that Samsung would open source Bada however Samsung had been very vocal that there were no plans to merge the…

LG to Launch Medfield Phone Running Android, Says Korea Times

According to a report from Korea Times attributed to Intel Korea chief Lee Hee-sung, Intel head Paul Otellini will be showing off an LG Android smartphone running Medfield to be released in 2012.
This wouldn’t be the first time that LG & Intel have gotten…

Two Dead Products Don’t Make it Right: MeeGo 1.3 on the HP TouchPad

Its hard to shake the feeling that the HP Touchpad is the platform of choice for OS Hackers.  The discontinued tablet already has and Android port and now it running the OS that was dead on arrival, MeeGo.

My buddy Ash over at MeeGo Experts

Nokia N9 Walks the Runway at Stockholm Fashion Week

The Nokia N9… is an extremely stylish and sexy phone, so its no surprise that its ended up on the runway at the Stockholm Fashion Week. The design of this phone is stunning the gorilla glass is particularly note worthy since its actually curved around

ASUS Still Supporting MeeGo, for Now

Last week at AppUp! Elements 2011, there was an announcement made that MeeGo was going to be joining forces with the Intel, Samsung, the Linux Foundation behind Tizen a new open source software project. Asus has actually just released the Eee PC X101… a super

MeeGo Moves to Tizen: Are They Keeping Their Developer Community?

At AppUp Elements in Seattle the Linux and LiMo Foundation combined their platform, meaning MeeGo just rolled in Limo’s decades of development and code curation into a new project called Tizen. This platform will have the full support of co-chairs Intel and Samsung.
Tizen will…

MeeGo Reborn as Tizen to be Backed by Samsung & Intel

MeeGo is dead long live Tizen! When MeeGo wasn’t mentioned at IDF last week it was clear that they were saving an announcement for AppUp Elements, the developer conference taking place September 28-29th, 2011.  Officially the LiMo Foundation and The Linux Foundation have announced a…