Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 18th Jan 2014 20:00 UTC

To be sure, it's no magic solution to the gargantuan task of moving the entire Android ecosystem forward. And the update situation for non-flagship devices remains something of a crapshoot. But it's a start, and a big step in the right direction. And as we move from Jelly Bean into the KitKat era, it's enough to give us some hope for the future of Android updates.

Read on to find out why.

Still Android's biggest weakness. Baby steps are made, but a solution there is not.

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Again, the problem is not technical. It is just business as usuall.

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BenGildenstein Member since:

And again, there's a technical solution that allows for product differentiation whilst streamlining the OS update process.

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moondevil Member since:

The guys signing business contracts between Google, handset manufacturers and carriers don't care!

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