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Jolla obliterates Indiegogo funding goal for Sailfish OS tablet

By Shawn Knight
Nov 19, 2014
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  1. Finnish handset maker Jolla is going the crowdfunded route with its latest hardware venture, the Jolla Tablet. That decision is already paying dividends as the company blew past its initial funding goal of $300,000 in just a few hours with...

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  2. drjekelmrhyde

    drjekelmrhyde TS Booster Posts: 201   +44

    They made 75% of their goal in a hour
     
  3. Jamesbrah

    Jamesbrah TS Enthusiast Posts: 59   +11

    Is there something about this product that I don't understand? It's just a tablet with decent specifications. Why the fuss?
     
  4. Forg0t2

    Forg0t2 TS Booster Posts: 147   +25

    Yes its running Sailfish...
    I quote: "The key selling point of the device, however, is the fact that it’ll run Jolla’s open-source, Linux-based operating system, Sailfish 2.0."
     
  5. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 6,519   +2,060

    So what happened to Sailfish 1.0, has it been caught up in a fishing trawlers net already?
     
  6. Forg0t2

    Forg0t2 TS Booster Posts: 147   +25

    Nope. It was harpooned by the chinese. :p
     
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