When we start a computer, it takes time to boot up. But the computer in smart android phones do not have this problem.
If you were lucky enough to buy a Nexus device -- the right Nexus device -- you might get the latest sweet treat from the Mountain View chocolate factory immediately, or within a few weeks of it being finalized. But for most of the countless millions of active Android devices, its quite a different story. Theyll probably never run the latest version of Android, whatever that may be. Theyre on ICS if theyre lucky, Gingerbread if theyre not, and by the time they get Jelly Bean well already be singing the praises of Key Lime Pie.
This vicious cycle is a product of Googles approach to its OS, combined with a mess of other factors including carriers, manufacturer ...more