Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 16th May 2012 21:17 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless An interesting study has been making the rounds across the web these past 24 hours. The creators of OpenSignalMaps have been logging which new devices download their product, and they've collected data on 681900 devices. The results are... Diverse.
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RE[2]: "Fragmentation"
by orsg on Thu 17th May 2012 10:44 UTC in reply to "RE: "Fragmentation""
orsg
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2011-02-09

Yes, actually. all the time. [...] You'd have to be living in a cave to miss all those arguments!

I didn't say, that there are no arguments, but
- they don't use this exact phrase "fragmentation". the different naming suggests, that this is something special for android, but in fact it's the same issue you have on other platforms, that consist of more than 5 devices as well
- nobody draws the conclusion, that his web/windows thing is inherently doomed because if its diversity.

Edited 2012-05-17 10:45 UTC

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RE[3]: "Fragmentation"
by Laurence on Thu 17th May 2012 11:18 in reply to "RE[2]: "Fragmentation""
Laurence Member since:
2007-03-26

1/ Maybe not the term "fragmentation" specifically, but there's still arguments about essentially the same topic.

I suspect this might be the same point you're making, however I'm a little confused about your point. Why the emphasis on the term "fragmentation" when the discussions are equivalent?

2/ That is very true.

Edited 2012-05-17 11:19 UTC

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