MeeGo Touch Handset Code Released for Developers


Image courtesy of Intel
MeeGo is the Linux-based mobile device platform that was created by merging Intel’s Moblin project with Nokia’s Maemo (both also Linux based). I installed MeeGo on a netbook and used it for a week (leaving my iPad behind) and wrote about my impressions of the experience last month.
MeeGo 1.0 on an Acer Aspire One Netbook: Initial Impressions
I found it interesting but ultimately unsatisfying experience. Could it be that MeeGo is simply more suitable for a touch screen device? We may find this out soon as Intel announced that:
MeeGo Handset Code Unveiled for Developers
This release includes the MeeGo Touch UI framework. If a future end-user release supports the Asus Eee PC T91MT (multi-touch) netbook, I’ll give it another try.