• Android Pie and Project Treble: Assessing Google's grand upgrade fix

    2 monthes ago - By Computerworld

    If you've read this column for long, you know I tend to be the skeptical sort - especially when it comes to talk of fixes for Android's long-standing upgrade problem. The reason is simple: I've tracked Android upgrades closely from the start, and I've seen numerous attempts to get device-makers to step up their game. There was the short-lived Android Update Alliance, announced to much fanfare at Google I/O 2011 and then never mentioned again. There was the launch of the Android preview program in 2014, which was hailed by many as being the long-awaited answer to slow and unreliable...
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