[ flylord @ 23.11.2004. 11:56 ] @

Main advantages of the new platform include easy integration of advanced multimedia applications and efficient use of software and human resources. By utilizing a variety of capabilities the Linux OS offers, application developers can enhance sophisticated multimedia features required for 3G mobile handsets. Versatility of the Linux OS also facilitates incorporation of third-party developed advanced software. Adoption of Linux also enables design houses to focus their manpower and financial resources on designing application software.
[ flylord @ 23.11.2004. 11:59 ] @

MontaVista's embedded Linux operating system is also used in mobile phones from Motorola, such as the A760, A768, A780, and E680. Motorola expects to ship a Linux phone based on MontaVista Linux in the US before the 2004 holiday season.