Android Fragmentation: Inevitable But Not Insurmountable

Berg, Andrew
November 2009
Wireless Week;11/1/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p8
Trade Publication
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.


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