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The history of Android: 40,000 words (Ars Technica)


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#1 ]SK[

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Posted 16 June 2014 - 12:49

http://arstechnica.c...gles-mobile-os/

 

One for when I am not at work.  Skimmed though it, looks amazing. Android has certainly come a long way.  I've forgotten just how ugly the OS really was.




#2 Elliot B.

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Posted 16 June 2014 - 12:55

I'll enjoy reading (some of) this article later (Y)



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Posted 16 June 2014 - 13:14

Early Android was a mess.  It felt a lot like they just wanted something/anything out there (and cheaply).  It's come so far.



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Posted 16 June 2014 - 13:31

Early Android was a mess.  It felt a lot like they just wanted something/anything out there (and cheaply).  It's come so far.

 

Indeed i remember thinking i would never get an Android device because of this, i then ended up getting a HTC Desire. Sense was beautiful back then compared to stock Android.

 

Fast forward to today and i wouldn't want anything except stock Android.