sfcrazy writes: While Canonical does the talk, KDE developers do the walk. Without any funding and huge marketing hype, some KDE developers and managed to run Plasma Active on Google Nexus 7 tablet. It's 'pure' GNU/Linux running on this tablet. I think if KDE has some good money this think could be a killer and bring true GNU/Linux to tablets and smartphones. They are using Mer images and install instructions are there on Mer Wiki.