So Android is not open source after all, it would seem…

The problem is, Google doesn’t like it when their closed source applications are redistributed. These are popular built-in applications such as:

  • GMail
  • Application Market
  • Google Maps
  • YouTube

So the next time someone shows you their Android phone and extols the virtues of the open source OS on it you can tell them: “Nuh-uh…”

Posted via web from Andrew Currie on Posterous

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