TITLE

Android Fragmentation: Inevitable But Not Insurmountable

AUTHOR(S)
Berg, Andrew
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Wireless Week;11/1/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the views of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) on the implications of android fragmentation on telecommunications devices in the U.S. When the said open-source platform is combined with handsets from multiple vendors that run slightly tweaked versions of the operating system (OS), Android's platform may affect applications compatibility with every device. The views of Faraz Sayed, chief executive officer at DeviceAnywhere, and Lydia Heitman of Freeverse are offered.
ACCESSION #
45613647

 

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