The Symbian Foundation announcement this week will change the business strategy
for mobile space in the following years.
Android from Google is one big part of the reason for Nokia to pay 400M to buy Symbian and donate it to open source.
Thinking about the Symbian/Nokia relation, this is the milestone in the use of open source by large tech companies like Nokia,
Nine years ago, when i worked for Nokia, I found it is a company always ready to big change. I really respect to that.
However, things are not clear to some related parties yet:
some time will shrink to fit the community driven mobel (How those managers find there position in community
model?). As a symbianer, Do i want to wait for the special bonus?
supported by major vendors and operators?