Linux.com

Home News Embedded / Mobile Mobile Linux

Mobile Linux News

The latest news about Mobile Linux development, from authoritative sources around the Internet.



Report: Android-Related Projects Far Outpace iOS Projects

The creation of new Android-related open source projects picked up in a big way in 2012, radically outpacing new iOS projects, according to data released by Black Duck Software. Black Duck manages and secures implementations of open source software, and has large samples of real-world data on open source software in use and in development. Its latest study shows that new Android mobile projects outstripped iOS projects by a factor of four in 2012, expanding by at least 96 percent in each year since 2007. New iOS project growth, by comparison, was 32 percent from 2011 to 2012. The analysis of open source mobile project data pulled from the Black Duck KnowledgeBase, a repository of data containing about one million open source projects, and Ohloh.net, the public directory of free and open source software, looked at the growth...

Read more... Comment (0)
 

Introducing Boot to Qt

The Qt Blog introduces "Boot to Qt", which is "a light-weight UI stack for embedded linux, based on the Qt Framework - Boot to Qt is built on an Android kernel/baselayer and offers an elegant means of developing beautiful and performant embedded devices." Access is invitation-only currently; a release is...

Read more... Comment (0)
 

Verizon's Galaxy S4 Gets Rooted Almost Instantly

Developers have rooted Big Red's Galaxy S4 right away, but how long will it last? [Read more]    ...

Read more... Comment (0)
 

Digia Launches Boot to Qt Technology Preview

Digia launched a technology preview of Boot to Qt, a commercial offering that provides “a fully-integrated solution for the creation of slick user interfaces on embedded devices.” The current version of Boot to Qt is built on top of an Android kernel base layer, and includes support for the Nexus...

Read more... Comment (0)
 

Raspberry Pi’s Fedora Becomes Pidora

Fedora and the Seneca Centre for Development of Open Technology released an optimized Fedora 18 Remix for the Raspberry Pi, and unveiled a new name for the remix. “Pidora 18,” based on a new build of Fedora optimized for ARMv6, features speedier performance and includes packages from the Fedora 18...

Read more... Comment (0)
 
Page 304 of 647

Upcoming Linux Foundation Courses

  1. LFS101 Introduction to Linux
    01 Jan » 31 Dec - Online Self-Paced
    Details
  2. LFS201 Essentials of System Administration
    01 Jan » 31 Dec - Online Self-Paced
    Details
  3. LFS201-Esp Fundamentos de Administración de Sistemas Linux
    01 Jan » 31 Aug - Online Self-Paced
    Details

View All Upcoming Courses

Become an Individual Member
Check out the Friday Funnies

Sign Up For the Linux.com Newsletter


Who we are ?

The Linux Foundation is a non-profit consortium dedicated to the growth of Linux.

More About the foundation...

Frequent Questions

Join / Linux Training / Board