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Will There Be Any Open Space Left In The Mobile Landscape?

Posted on Friday, Aug 19, 2011

BY Edward J. Naughton

It’s been a topsy-turvy week for open source in the mobile space.

Google’s Android mobile operating system has been marketed as “open source,” free for others to use and modify, in contrast to Apple’s closed iOS and Microsoft’s closed Windows Phone.  One of the defining hallmarks of open source software has been the free availability of the source code.

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