Verizon Wireless has joined the Carrier Advisory Group for the Ubuntu mobile operating system, a runner in the race to be the No. 3 mobile OS behind Google's Android and Apple's iOS.
Ubuntu developer Canonical announced Verizon's move in a blog post Thursday.
The Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group "lets mobile operators shape Ubuntu's mobile strategy," Canonical says on a page devoted to the CAG. "Members receive advance confidential briefings and provide us with industry insight to ensure that Ubuntu meets their needs...Members of the CAG have the opportunity to be a launch … Read more