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Greg Besio, vice president of mobile device software at Motorola, shows off a Linux-powered Rokr E2 mobile phone in a speech Tuesday at the LinuxWorld Conference and Expo in San Francisco.

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By Bill Detwiler

Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the ...