In the Future Cars Will Run MeeGo Linux

by Developer.com Staff

Car industry alliance has officially chosen open source MeeGo Linux to run their In-Vehicle Infotainment system.

The Register's Gavin Clarke reported today that the car-industry alliance GENIVI has officially said that open source MeeGo will be the reference release for its In-Vehicle Infotainment system.

"The idea," Clarke said, "is IVI will be used to build navigation, entertainment, and location-based services systems in cars and provide connections to devices, car and broadband networks."

MeeGo is a Linux-based mobile operating system built by Nokia and Intel.

This article was originally published on Friday Jul 23rd 2010
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