MeeGo Startup Jolla Closes Pre-Sales Campaign For Its First Phone, Booking Orders Of Up To 50,000 Units

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http://techcrunch.com – Jolla, the Finnish startup comprised of ex-Nokians that’s building its own MeeGo-based smartphone platform and phone hardware has closed out a pre-sales campaign for the device it showed off in May. Thing is, it’s not saying how many phones are in this first pre-order batch — so it’s not really saying very much about the level of demand it’s seeing (or not seeing). Update: Jolla has just sent TechCrunch a second response regarding the batch size — which suggests it may be in the tens of thousands of units range. “Although Jolla is not giving out the e (IT news)