|| ||Oliver Fels <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|| ||Press Release: OPIE- open mobile Linux goes CeBit|
|| ||Wed, 26 Feb 2003 15:37:40 +0100|
We, the team of the Open Palmtop Integrated Environment OPIE, are proud to
announce our presence on this years CeBit fair in Hanover, Germany.
We'd appreciate publishing the information included in the press release
attached to this mail in the news section of lwn.net and any other media you
might find appropriate.
Thank you in advance.
Project OPIE- the Open Palmtop Integrated Environment
http://opie.handhelds.org | http://www.opie.info (german)
IRC: irc.freenode.net #opie #opie.de
OPIE, the Open Palmtop Integrated Environment, will be present at this years CeBit fair for information
technology in Hannover and will be showing a preview of its upcoming 1.0 release.
Being the first completely open sourced platform for PDAs and embedded devices running Linux, OPIE
demonstrates its capabilities regarding data synchronisation with KDE and Windows, the completely improved
framework for personal information management (PIM) and the rich software equipment.
A very special highlight of OPIEs presence will be a special event in this years Linuxpark- On Sunday, March 16th,OPIE
will be demonstrating its suitability as mobile business and multimedia platform as well as a universal
graphical environment for embedded devices in scope of the topic "Linux and Multimedia/Linux on the
enterprise desktop". This demonstration will be supported by an audiovisual presentation at 1:15pm.
Visitors interested will find the OPIE team at the cooperation booth of Sharp Electronics Europe in hall 1,
booth 7A2 during the entire fair.
Being a fork of TrollTechs Qtopia(tm) the Open Palmtop Integrated Environment represents the most advanced
open platform for mobile devices under Linux. The core development aims at making available a universal
graphical framework for most (embedded) distributions and providing of a basic platform even for
professional application. As reference platforms PDAs of the HP iPAQ series and Sharp Zaurus are directly
More information can be acquired from http://opie.handhelds.org
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