The Tizen Project has just released the SDK and source code for Tizen 2.0 Magnolia. The new Release shows a lot of progress: a new web framework with “state-of-the-art” HTML5 API support, a new Web UI framework with full-screen and multi-window support. NFC and Bluetooth are now supported as well, enabling short range communication with other gadgets and mobile payments. Continue reading
On Tuesday, the Tizen Project released the Tizen 2.0 Alpha SDK to developers in order to encourage testing and feedback.
The new features in Version 2.0 include an enhanced web framework that provides better HTML5/W3C API support and more Tizen Device APIs, a multi-process Webkit2-based Web Runtime, Advanced HTML5 features, new APIs for battery status, screen orientation, file transfer, notifications, and power control. The support for OpenGL ES has been enhanced as well. Continue reading