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Samsung to sell its first smartphones with Tizen OS next year

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  1. Aruffell

    Aruffell The Don Staff Member

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    Samsung is all set to have the Linux-based Tizen OS on their smartphones as its a more “open” platform*compared*to Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS.*To those who don’t know, Tizen is a Linux-Based OS that emerged from MeeGo. Intel worked with Nokia for development of this OS, but now Samsung have taken over. Samsung, a Japan [...]

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    Wow. Linux. I wonder how is that going to be. And I wonder if their older android phones will have support for these operating systems
     
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    The htc hd2 can run meego,windows,android etc so it is possible for older phones
     
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    That's by HTC. This operating system is going to be by Samsung, I don't think it will want any other manufacturers to take advantage of their idea. Then again that was one of the rare phones that supported so different operating systems.
     

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