Why is Android so different from Linux distros?
Apr 13, 2015, 12:00 (4 Talkback[s])
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Android is based on Linux, but that doesn't mean that it's the same as your average Linux distribution. A redditor wanted to know why Android is so different from the desktop distributions that we all know and love.