The Motorola A760 is a Linux-based camera equipped mobile telephone ('cell phone') developed at Motorola's laboratory in China and released in the Chinese market on February 16, 2003. The particular Linux distribution used was MontaVista Linux. It is the first phone to use Linux. Tux, a lovable and cuddly penguin sitting down after having gorged itself on herring, is the official Linux mascot. ... A camera phone in use Camera phones are a type of cellphone which has a camera built in. ... Cellular redirects here. ... Motorola (NYSE: MOT) (TYO: 6686) started as Galvin Manufacturing Corporation in 1928. ... 2003 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, and also: The International Year of Freshwater The European Disability Year Events January January 1 - Luíz Inácio Lula Da Silva becomes the 37th President of Brazil. ... A Linux distribution or GNU/Linux distribution (or a distro) is a Unix-like operating system comprising software components such as the Linux kernel, the GNU toolchain, and assorted free and open source software. ... MontaVista Software develops systems software, development tools and Linux-based software targeting consumer electronics which includes automotive electronics, communications equipment, and television set-top boxes and other connected devices and infrastructure. ...
The Motorola A760 combines the typical features of a mobile phone with the capabilities of a personal digital assistant (PDA), digital camera, video player, MP3 player, speakerphone, multimedia messaging, instant Internet access, and Bluetooth wireless technology. Packed into one compact device with a color touch-screen, the Motorola A760 is designed for information management as well as text, entertainment, and, of course voice communication. This article is about the Bluetooth wireless specification. ...
Categories: Smartphones | Motorola products Embedded Linux refers to the use of GNU/Linux operating system in embedded systems such as cell phones, PDAs, media player handsets, and other consumer electronics devices. ... The following is a categorized list of Motorola products; end user appliances as well as industrial semiconductor devices (integrated circuits, ICs), all in all encompassing radios, mobile telephones (cell phones), microprocessors (µPs), microcontrollers (µCs), and digital signal processors (DSPs). ...
The MotorolaA760 is a Linux based camera equipped mobile telephone ('cell phone') developed at Motorola's laboratory in China and released in the Chinese market on February 16, 2003.
The A760 is particularly significant in that Motorola was a founding member of the Symbian OS initiative (a software platform competing against Linux, Smartphone and PalmOS for mobile phones) and in spite of this, used Linux instead of Symbian for the phone.
The A760 is reportedly the world’s first handset combining a Linux Operating System (OS) and Java Technology, with full multimedia PDA functionality and a built-in camera.
Motorola, Inc.announced the MotorolaA760, the world’s first handset combining a Linux Operating System (OS) and Java™ Technology, with full multimedia PDA functionality.
The MotorolaA760 is expected to first launch in the Asia Pacific region in 2003.
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