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Qt

An open source development platform from Qt Software, a Norwegian unit of Nokia. Pronounced "cute," Qt is cross platform and can generate C++ code for Windows, Mac and Linux environments. Extremely popular programs have been written in Qt, such as Google Earth, Skype and the KDE interface used in Linux. Originally developed by Trolltech, which was founded in 1994, the company was acquired by Nokia in 2008. See MeeGo.

Jambi Is the Java Version
Qt Jambi is a Java version of Qt that lets Java programmers use the Qt framework. Jambi provides an interface to the Qt software library written in C++.



MeeGo

An operating system from Intel and Nokia designed for smartphones, netbooks, TVs and in-vehicle entertainment systems that use ARM and Atom processors. Announced in early 2010, MeeGo merged Nokia's Linux-based Maemo operating system with the Linux-based Moblin OS and used Nokia's Qt development platform for writing applications.

In early 2011 Nokia announced it would use Microsoft's Windows Phone platform for its future smartphones. Later that year, Intel dropped MeeGo in favor of the open source Tizen mobile OS. See Tizen, Moblin, Maemo and Qt.



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