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2015 was the Year of the Linux Phone ... Nah, we're messing with you

Richard Plinston Silver badge

> I offer the example of the even more Linux-y mobile OSs from Nokia - or even WebOS from Palm - where are they now?

Killed by Microsoft. Maemo, Meego and (there was a newer development) were killed by the contract with MS even though N9 outsold Lumia where available. WebOS was killed by MS waving 'Windows on ARM' at HP and suggesting that _all_ Microsoft 'loyalty' discounts may be lost if HP continue with a competing OS.

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