Articles tagged with: Open Source and Sun

Report Reveals Manufacturing Cost of T-Mobile's Google Phone

The T-Mobile G1 smart phone, the first wireless handset to be based on Google’s Android mobile operating system, carries a Bill-of-Materials (BOM) cost of $143.89, according to a virtual teardown conducted by iSuppli. more

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Open source in mobile phones: challenges for software vendors

With both Nokia and Google already choosing an open source model for their mobile platforms over the past twelve months, the pressure is on independent software vendors (ISVs) in the mobile market to adopt an open source strategy. more

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