Advertisement It was just two days ago that we published the news of Geeksphone dropping development work on Firefox OS. Now, the company has announced that they…

Geeksphone exits the smartphone market for wearables

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It was just two days ago that we published the news of Geeksphone dropping development work on Firefox OS. Now, the company has announced that they are done with smartphones and also leaving their Multi OS platform in the hands of its Users’ Community. The founders have created geeks!me, a new brand focused on the development of wearables and it will launch its first product in the upcoming months.

Geeksphone has produced six (6) phones since its founding in 2009. It was the first Spanish company to develop a smartphone, the first European company to launch an Android based phone, the first global brand to launch a Firefox OS mobile device together with Telefónica and the Mozilla Foundation.

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Founder of MobilityArena. Yomi's journey in mobile started in 2001. Besides obsessing over mobile phones, he also started creating WAP sites (early mobile-friendly websites created with WML). He began writing about phones in 2004 and has been at it since then. He has owned over 200 devices, from Symbian, Palm, PocketPC/Windows Mobile, BlackBerry/BB10, webOS, Windows Phone, Firefox, Ubuntu Touch, to Android, iOS, and KaiOS operating systems.

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  1. @Ehis, are you serious? Do you have any idea what a difference their firsts have made on the local not to mention international market? It may be nothing to you, but as the statement has said, they’ve moved on to something else.

    I can see they’ve spotted an area in the market ripe for development. I will watch with interest to see how this new venture pans out.



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