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We discuss how portable Windows 10 PCs have underwent a transformation in the past year or two on our show. Also, Android O’s fragmentation magic wand!

Dear OEMs, it’s time to stop hardware fragmentation

Hardware fragmentation is as big or a bigger problem these days than software, and it just shouldn’t be. OEMs need to push the same device everywhere.

Are Apple’s Lightning Earpods an example of fragmentation?

Apple’s greatest strength is a unified ecosystem of products. The iPhone 7 might irk some folks. Are Apple’s Lightning Earpods an example of fragmentation?

iPhone SE, 3D Touch, and the dreaded “Fragmentation” discussion…

As Apple encourages developers to embrace features like 3D Touch, will we see a widening gap of “feature fragmentation” on older iPhones?
Android Fragmentation

Could a Google-designed SoC finally end Android fragmentation?

Part of the problem with timely updates is caused by what many call Android fragmentation. What if Google designed its own SoC like Apple does?
Android Fragmentation Today

The state of Android fragmentation today, and why it means Android has already won

What is the state of Android fragmentation today, and why does it mean that Android may have already won?
feature fragmentation

Apple may not have iOS fragmentation, what they have may be even worse!

It seems like every time a new version of iOS or Android…