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Jolla appoints new CEO, shifts Marc Dillon to head of software ahead of Sailfish launch in late 2013

thenextweb.com
Jolla, the Finnish company that is rebuilding Nokia’s discontinued Meego operating system from its ashes, has advanced its plan to shake-up the smartphone industry after appointing Tomi Pienimäki as its CEO. Pienimäki begins his tenure on Monday, joining from logistics firm Itella where he was CIO. With startup experience under his...
Jolla appoints new CEO, shifts Marc Dillon to head of software ahead of Sailfish launch in late 2013

Forget QWERTY, The KALQ Keyboard Will Make Touchscreen Typers 33% Faster

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Smartphone and tablet typists are being urged to abandon the qwerty keyboard layout for a new design it's claimed will make them more than a third faster. Researchers at the University of St Andrews have developed a keyboard for handheld touchscreens called KALQ that allows typing 34 per cent faster....
Forget QWERTY, The KALQ Keyboard Will Make Touchscreen Typers 33% Faster

MeeGo's 'Saviour' Heads To China: Jolla Signs Deal With Chinese Retailer D.Phone

techcrunch.com
Jolla Mobile — Meego’s saviour in the making — is certainly ambitious, perhaps insanely so. The Finnish startup made up of a crack team of ex-Nokians is already committed to release not one but two Meego-powered smartphones, launching a new handset brand along the way. It’s early days, of course,...
MeeGo's 'Saviour' Heads To China: Jolla Signs Deal With Chinese Retailer D.Phone

Jolla's Sailfish Rises From MeeGo's Ashes As Company Signs First Carrier Deal With DNA

techcrunch.com
Jolla, the startup built by the team behind the smartphone OS that Nokia abandoned in favor of Windows Phone, announced its first big carrier deal today with Finland’s DNA. They also gave a first look at the UI of Sailfish, the mobile operating system they’ve created from the remnants of...
Jolla's Sailfish Rises From MeeGo's Ashes As Company Signs First Carrier Deal With DNA

Jolla Confirms It Will Show Its Debut Handset Next Month And Kick Off "Pre-Sales Campaign" For Fans After Mid-May

techcrunch.com
Jolla, the Finnish startup comprised of ex-Nokians who left to keep the MeeGo fire burning, has confirmed it will be showing off its first handset next month, and kicking off a “pre-sales” campaign to allow fans to register to buy the phone. Although Jolla has demoed its Sailfish UI in...
Jolla Confirms It Will Show Its Debut Handset Next Month And Kick Off "Pre-Sales Campaign" For Fans After Mid-May

Meego: Former "iPhone killer" open source phone OS is not dead yet

venturebeat.com
Remember Meego? It was the open-source phone project from founding partners Intel and Nokia that was going to displace Apple’s iPhone. And it’s not dead yet. Despite Nokia’s defection to Windows 7 and Intel’s difficulties finding new partners, the beauty of open source is that the code always lives on …...
Meego: Former "iPhone killer" open source phone OS is not dead yet
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Jolla's reportedly launching a handset with 'Scandinavian design' next month

www.engadget.com
This year's Mobile World Congress was a rather meaningful one for Jolla, what with the launch of its Sailfish OS SDK. But what's an operating system without a proper fixture, right? To wit, DigiToday is reporting that the team of ex-MeeGo engineers is getting ready to debut its first...
Jolla's reportedly launching a handset with 'Scandinavian design' next month

UpCloud bursts out of Finland for European launch, with U.S. in sights for this year

gigaom.com
An ambitious Finnish infrastructure-as-a-service company called UpCloud has launched across Europe with local rivals such as CloudSigma and Elastichosts in its sights, and U.S. expansion already on the agenda. The first two data centers are in London and Helsinki, and more are planned for Chicago towards the middle of the...
UpCloud bursts out of Finland for European launch, with U.S. in sights for this year

Jolla swaps out its CEO yet again, this time bringing in a logistics veteran

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Jolla, the Finnish company that hopes to make big things out of the also-ran MeeGo operating system, has just announced its second change of CEO in just seven months. When I first sat down with Jolla in September of last year, I was talking to CEO Jussi Hurmola. A month...
Jolla swaps out its CEO yet again, this time bringing in a logistics veteran
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