Google says Android will natively support "foldables" to limit fragmentation

#Google needs to prevent #Android fragmentation, and new devices from Samsung and others are a risk. So the company is announcing official support for "foldables." [Read More]

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#Google tells me that it’s working closely with Samsung on how #Android will develop foldables.
That’s important because #Google has been waging a never-ending battle against fragmentation on #Android, and a new form factor is a potential inflection point.
So for #Android apps to support folding displays, developers need to ensure they’re properly implementing this feature.
Kamdar says that’s already the case for most of the apps #Google makes.
The company isn’t ready yet to discuss some of the more fundamental questions, like will #Google create a default home screen for foldables?

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#Google is officially announcing support for “Foldables”; enhancing #Android to take full advantage of this new form factor. #Mobile #Foldables #Trend

Source: The Verge