| Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 126.96.36.199 |
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
|Pubcon Platinum Sponsor 2014|
|Ubuntu Mobile Operating System Seeking Crowdfunding|
| 5:22 pm on Jul 23, 2013 (gmt 0)|
Interesting, if they do achieve the figure they're after. Later, they will need a whole lot more to get the system marketed.
|London-based Canonical is seeking to raise $32m (£20.8m) over the next 30 days to produce 40,000 devices. |
To succeed it needs to raise several times more cash than any other crowd-financed project has done before.
However, one market watcher said even if succeeds, the mobile OS would probably still struggle to gain ground.
|brotherhood of LAN|
| 5:26 pm on Jul 23, 2013 (gmt 0)|
If you contribute something like $800, you get one of the phones.
I'd consider contributing but I'm not much of a mobile user, but grateful for the work that's went on their desktop/server.
| 10:47 am on Jul 24, 2013 (gmt 0)|
Currently, $625 gets you the phone, but they have limited numbers at several price points between that and $850
Its going quite well so they have a good chance of making it.
All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved