Symbian Working on Porting S60 to Intel Atom Processor

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Photos courtesy of Symbian

The Symbian Foundation’s blog has some interesting (although very blurry) photos of work-in-progress for porting their S60 OS to work on the Intel Atom processor…

Symbian on Intel’s Atom

Symbian’s Lee Williams said: Let’s not replicate the PC, Wintel, Netbook model, but instead really showcase the power of our code base, and an ecosystem of highly skilled providers of mobile technology.

Nice goal. Let’s hope they can pull it off. They have quite a task ahead of them because Windows 7 looks like a good fit for netbooks in its current beta release.