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Dear Molly: This is why Forking doesn't matter

by purpleLightning / February 8, 2010 / 6:28 AM UTC
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I don't get it. What does this have to do with the issue of
by minimalist / February 8, 2010 / 1:30 PM UTC


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Is that anything like...
by Slikkster / February 8, 2010 / 1:37 PM UTC


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I actually think forking matters a lot with the mainstream
by minimalist / February 8, 2010 / 4:21 PM UTC

consumer. Google needs to watch this closely or it may come back to bite them in the butt.

Android that comes in 50 different flavors is no longer a platform for which developers can write apps. It may all be called "Android" but for all practical purposes its just 50 different OS's once its fractured that much.

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Ahh of course
by Nicholas Buenk / February 8, 2010 / 2:12 PM UTC

Linus forks everything he touches I think he's trying to say, now we don't have to worry!

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