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Android 4.0 developers will get their source code dessert

Oct 24, 2011, 09:02 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Call it delayed gratification, but it looks like developers will be able to get their hands on Android 4.0 source code (code-named 'Ice Cream Sandwich') after all. Just not right away.

"Those of us who were seeking some ICS source code following the Tuesday announcement of Android 4.0 and the first ICS phone, Samsung's Galaxy Nexus, were initially disappointed that there wasn't at least some word about whether Google would be opening up the ICS source.

"And while there's been no official announcement yet, Android engineer Dan Morrill revealed new information in the Android Building Google group yesterday evening that points to an impending release of the ICS source code. "

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