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Nokia and Intel's MeeGo mobile Linux effort has been given a leg up in cars. Car-industry alliance GENIVI has officially chosen MeeGo as the reference release for its In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) system. MeeGo will provide the basis for the upcoming GENIVI Apollo release, it was announced Friday. There was not date for when …

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Anonymous Coward

Please, please, please

Don't let them call it MeeGivi

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MtK

Oops ...

Meego was released for Netbooks in May. Handset preview was released end of June.

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linux in car ?

So, where's the desktop ?

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Grenade

still crap support for GMA500

so many netbooks and related devices have GMA500 video and yet Intel are useless at supporting this - it's only been community efforts that have made it possible for ubuntu.

having been a fan of maemo, I remain entirely unconvinced that switching from GTK to QT was a good way of getting the community developers to continue to give so freely of their time.

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Coat

Now I understand....

.....why autonomous, robotic cars are the Next Big Thing.

If they're going to run cars on Linux they're always going to have problems finding a driver.......

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Re: Now I understand....

It's better than car's running Windows, so get behind it, or get a bicycle!

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