Lead device concept: Give early access to the software to partners who build and distribute devices to our specification (ie, Motorola and Verizon). They get a non-contractual time to market advantage and in return they align to our standard.
quote: FOSS stands for free and open source software but the blog says it deals with wireless industry stuff. Furthermore, how can someone be an Apple supporter and be pro FOSS. I know Google isn't exactly FOSS either, but at least they use Linux for android.