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Submission + - Nokia to acquire Trolltech

orzetto writes: Trolltech, the Norwegian company, makers of the Qt libraries upon which KDE is based, report on their Website that Finnish mobile-phone giant Nokia is going to acquire them. Today, at 13:00 CET (4:00am for you guys on the Pacific coast time zone), Trolltech will hold a press conference in Oslo. Trolltech have already published an open letter (pdf) to the open-source community, pledging they will continue to release Qt as GPL software; Nokia, furthermore, is going to become the sixth patron of KDE.

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