It was supposed to be the super smart challenger to iPhone’s iOS operating system and Google’s Android operating system, but Nokia have just dumped their high-end operating system Meego.
We hadn’t heard much about the system for months so it’s not a massive shock to hear that the joint project between Nokia and Intel has failed.
But it is a surprise that two of tech’s biggest players couldn’t get a product together for one of hottest new areas – mobile and tablet computing.
A sign of the times. And presumably only one of the announcements that will follow Nokia CEO’s burning platform comment of yesterday… see: Four reasons why the world’s biggest phone maker is in crisis: Crunch time for Nokia