It had a 1450 mAh battery, and as mentioned, it was powered by MeeGo
Jolla smartphone runs on its own operating software called 'Sailfish', which is an offshoot of the MeeGo
software that used to be found on old Nokia phones and acts as an open-source alternative to Google's Android mobile operating system, CNET reported.
Little more than a bunch of enthusiasts with a shared passion to bring Meego
back to life, Marc Dillon and four other co-founders created Jolla at the start of 2012, with the aim of bringing an all-new smartphone running an all-new operating system to an international market by the end of 2013 - and with a launch event in Finland earlier this week, they have accomplished that remarkable feat.
The device runs the company's MeegoA[degrees]based Sailfish OS, which appeA[degrees] ars to be a cleaner, fullA[degrees]bodied iteration of MeeGo
and Nokia's Harmattan UI.
The ex-Nokia team responsible for the abandoned MeeGo
open source OS project has launched the first Sailfish-based smartphone.
Intel said in September, 2011, that it was backing the Tizen project, after deciding tocut supportfor a project to develop the MeeGo
operating system along with Nokia .
Helsinki -- A group of ex-Nokia employees who quit over the company's decision to abandon the planned MeeGo
operating system in favour of Windows plan to launch their own smartphone next year, their start-up said.
Kippt added that its customers can use the service on multiple mobile and desktop platforms including iOS, Android, Windows Phone 7, Meego
and OS X.
Hotel booking website Hotels.com announced on Wednesday that its mobile app, which allows users to search and book almost 149,000 hotels around the world, has been launched for Windows Phone devices running Windows Phone 7.5 or higher, Symbian and MeeGo
The platform supports a range of operating systems including: Windows, MeeGo
, and Tizen.
Having persevered with their own, generally unloved operating systems such as MeeGo
with diminishing returns, the Finnish firm recently bit the bullet and announced a tie-up with Microsoft's Windows Phone, and this handset is the first fruit of the partnership.
Beijing, Sept 27, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - According to the recent report of Chinahomeappliances.com, Intel plans to integrate Meego
system with Limo system.