Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 24th Dec 2011 13:00 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "Earlier today, Samsung revealed that it won't update the Galaxy S, its most successful smartphone to date, to the latest version of Android. You might shrug and dismiss that as just more evidence of Android's inherent fragmentation or the need for buyers to beware, but I take grave issue with it. This is a decision based not on technical constraints, as Samsung would have you believe, but on hubris." This. A gazillion million thousand times this. Also: "It's simple: make a large high-end device, a smaller value device, and a QWERTY device. Maybe one or two other specialty form factors, tops. That's it. Update them once a year, and keep the names the same." It would make updating a hell of a lot easier. We don't need the Samsung Galaxy SII Epic 4G Touch Sensation.
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Gazillion ? :(
by astrofra on Tue 27th Dec 2011 03:19 UTC
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Shall I add my voice here ?

http://astrofra.com/wordpress/2011/10/06/the-iphone-4s-software-pol...

Edit : in reply to the post above. Got a Moto Defy, same horse power as an iPhone4. Last time I checked, they released Android 2.2, period. The official 'Moto' way to get 2.3 is to purchase a Moto Defy +
I finally managed to install Miui on it... Sorry Moto, I don't trust you anymore.

Edited 2011-12-27 03:25 UTC

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