The other open-source platform that sprung up around the same time as Android isn't doing so well. Vodafone's two handsets, built by Samsung, failed on the market according to reports (and the fact that no-one seems to know a soul who actually bought one), but now it's thought that even the handset partners are reneging their interest in the platform.

Motorola's parted ties, and even Samsung and Vodafone themselves aren't pursuing LiMo Foundation's platform, says Digitimes, and it may in fact be bundled up with the Linux Foundation if the situation gets any worse. [Digitimes]