Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 8th May 2012 17:55 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless This is fun. The number one iOS carrier duking it out with the company behind the world's most popular smartphone operating system. Last month, Google's lead for the Android Open Source Project, Jean-Baptiste Queru, more or less blamed carriers (see comments) for Android's upgrade woes. Yesterday, AT&T's CEO Randall Stephenson retaliated, blaming Google for the delays. And yes, Google already responded to that, too.
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RE[2]: There are 3 to the dance
by Athlander on Tue 8th May 2012 23:28 UTC in reply to "RE: There are 3 to the dance"
Athlander
Member since:
2008-03-10


So, this means that either the US just has higher standards, and the versions we get are free of bugs that plague the non US versions, or much of the testing is unnecessary.


Maybe it takes a bit of time for the carriers to program surveillance backdoors into the updates for the FBI?

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Bill Shooter of Bul Member since:
2006-07-14

no, that's already baked into the linux kernel ;)

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