[ubuntu-uk] Samsung might be getting rid of Android and using their own Linux based OS

Tyler J. Wagner tyler at tolaris.com
Sat Sep 14 05:59:26 UTC 2013

On 2013-09-13 17:10, Kris Douglas wrote:
> I get my handsets from Three. They come with about 1 app and once Android
> is rooted you can remove it or put a custom ROM on.
> I also benefit from quick, easy replacement of the handset should something
> go wrong, rather than dealing directly with the manufacturer.

Those are valid points. Although I think many of us have not experienced
this "quick, easy replacement" program with other providers. :)

I don't buy my handset from the manufacturer, although I'm aware that some
people buy Google handsets directly from them. I usually use eBay or Amazon
for my handsets.


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