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Jolla says Sailfish gets Russian government approval

Tuesday 29 November 2016 | 12:27 CET | News
Finnish mobile company Jolla said that its Sailfish OS has been officially accepted as the only mobile operating system in Russia to be used in governmental and government-controlled corporations' forthcoming mobile device projects. Jolla has also started discussions in China and South Africa about building local mobile OS ecosystems for the countries.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Jolla
Countries: Russian Federation
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