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Is Black Duck spreading FUD about Android for profit?

Jun 08, 2011, 20:00 (0 Talkback[s])


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According to Mark Radcliffe, who happens to be the Open Source Initiative's lawyer, Android development is pretty risky, compared to other open source projects. But a little digging reveals the likely source of such statements: Black Duck Software...

"I would suggest that the only thing "wrong" with Android is that it's been wildly popular as a mobile development platform, and Black Duck is trying to get in on the action. There's nothing wrong with compliance and compliance monitoring tools, but why do market them at the expense of a successful software project?"

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