Allwinner, a fabless semiconductor design company from China is joining the Linux Foundation.
Allwinner is known from its SoCs for Android tablets and other devices. Sadly Allwinner is also known because of its multiple GPL violations, so hopefully this won’t happen again and will they actively support the open-source community.
“Allwinner is joining the Linux Foundation to support Linux and to improve what we see as two important open source software development capabilities: collaboration and compliance. These two concepts are critical yet difficult to master for new Linux community entrants like ourselves.” said Jack Lee, Chief Marketing Officer of Allwinner Technology.
Read more about it here.