Moving forward will mean selling to consumers who haven't heard of Jolla, or appreciate Dillon and his team's efforts to resurrect Meego
- but he remains confident that word-of-mouth marketing will see the company sell "millions" of devices next year.
was abandoned by Nokia its developers took it to
Chinahomeappliances.com points out that not long ago there are rumors that Samsung would buy Meego
. Then it was rumored that Intel will abandon Meego
In conjunction with its aggressive shipment goal for the second half, Asustek will launch several killer products in September, including an ultrathin laptop codenamed UX21 and an Eee PC netbook running on Meego
OS, which is supported by Intel Corp.
Nokia has announced a new full touchscreen smartphone that runs on the MeeGo
Nokia also showed the N9, a touchscreen smartphone based on its MeeGo
software that will start shipping later this year.
The Intel Atom processor Z670 allows applications to run on various operating systems, including Google, Android, MeeGo
The co-existence of Nokia phones running on WindowsPhone 7, Symbian and MeeGo
presents a challenge.
Under the new strategy, MeeGo
becomes an open-source, mobile operating system project.
The company also announced accelerated LTE platforms, a new MeeGo
tablet user experience, the acquisition of Silicon Hive, and several new mobile investments and software development tools.
The virtual desktop is intended for the MeeGo
open-source software platform running on an Intel Atom processor-based tablet.
Elop refused to say when their first Windows phone would go on sale but added that they won't be completely dumping Symbian or the Meego
platform they have been developing.