Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Android “Ice Cream Sandwich” Update A One-Size-Fits-All Update

The upcoming version of the Android operating system, code-named “Ice Cream Sandwich”, has one major advantage over current and past versions of the OS. It will work the same across tablets and smartphones, regardless of screen size.

The lead tech writer for the Google Android Developers Blog, Scott Main, discussed the subject, stating that Ice Cream Sandwich will “support big screens, small screens and everything in between,” and will maintain “the same version…on all screen sizes” in future releases.

Developers are concerned about the release because an app that was created for tablets may now work on smartphones as well, something that not all developers are happy about. Others are more interested in making their apps available on all Android devices.

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