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A Google Android and Java history lesson

Sep 08, 2011, 22:00 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to sjvn for this link. ]

Recently, some people were shocked-shocked I tell you-to discover that Google had looked at Java to help create Android's Dalvik and that Google kept its Android source code to itself and its closest partners until the final product was released to the public. Oh please.

There's nothing new here. It's always been that way and everyone who knows anything about Android's history already knew that.

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