Android News

The Horrifying State of Android Fragmentation: Now Worse Than Ever!

Posted on 08/08/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Android-Frag

It’s no secret that Google’s Android platform has a serious fragmentation problem – there are such a massive number of factors in play that developers have to do one hell of a tap dance to develop and test apps for the platform. The folks at British network-testing firm OpenSignal have published a detailed new series of charts putting the matter in perspective.

0

Google Rips Off Apple’s ‘Find my iPhone With ‘Android Device Manager’

Posted on 05/08/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Android Apple Thumb

Google announced a new Android feature on their Official Android Blog late last week called ‘Android Device Manager’, designed to allow users to locate their Android device in real time in case it gets lost or stolen. Sound familiar? It should – because it’s basically a ripoff of Find my iPhone – a feature Apple has offered since 2010, released alongside iOS 4.2.

16s

Friend Activity