Posted Aug 8, 2012 2:43 UTC (Wed) by slashdot (guest, #22014)
Parent article: Day: GNOME OS
Translation: most distributions no longer ship our software nor believe in us, so we are going to make our own distribution.
Problem: they would also need to ship their own hardware for it to work (esp. on "touch devices"), which requires convincing someone to invest in a platform with "GNOME OS" rather than, say, Android or Ubuntu with Unity or an Android + "Ubuntu for Android" combo.