Afaik apart from employing foss developers nokia also outsourced development in a number of companies that contributed to foss
i am afraid that this will have an impact on the development of a number of projects
also its bad for the people that will lose their jobs
When they using WinPhone 7 for their entire fleet, and go VStudio for developing software, then bye2 Qt.
Mubarak resigned and democracy in egypt.
Mircosoft grips hold of linux and boots it off smartphones.
Haha... It's comical.. Life, it is..
To saw a giant company doing this kind of sh*t without thinking.. Some analyst said.. and they executed it right away, haha...
But, Nokia, prove-me-wrong.
Competing with android and iphone OS with windows phone 7 in the near future is a dream. It will take too much time for nokia and developers to adapt microsoft environment. Google and other android users will benefit from this by recruiting developers that nokia fire. Its nokia's death certificate signed by nokia.