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[Comic for Friday, January 8, 2010]

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Nick: Linux has thoroughly invaded the mobile market. Palm has WebOS, Google has Android, there's OpenMoko, Bug Labs, Limo...

Nick: WebOS and Android are somewhat restricted, but you can get the source code if you know where to look. Others like OpenMoko are wide open, letting you hack both software and hardware.

Nick: I know you'd never go in for Windows Mobile or Blackberry, and I know not to mention a certain I-device...
Fooker: Don't make me laugh.
Nick: But think of what you could do with a Linux box in your pocket...

Fooker: By Randal Schwartz's karaoke lyrics, if I can only make run Vi, Emacs, or Nano...
Nick: Ahem... There's an app for that.

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