1. Cyanogen Makes a Move to Be The Most Popular Mobile OS By Rebuilding Android
9/18/2013 11:45:54 AM
Cyanogen Makes a Move to Be The Most Popular Mobile OS By Rebuilding Android
https://appdevelopermagazine.com/images/news_images/cyanogen-screen21_86yd5z8g.jpg
App Developer Magazine
Cyanogen Makes a Move to Be The Most Popular Mobile OS By Rebuilding Android

Cyanogen Makes a Move to Be The Most Popular Mobile OS By Rebuilding Android



Richard Harris Richard Harris in Android Wednesday, September 18, 2013
929

Cyanogen is only a 4 year old company but is ready to take over the 3rd spot in mobile (over Windows Phone) by creating a new Android based OS which is more focused on productivity than commerce, and they now have the capital to back it up after securing $7 million dollars which will allow them to hire more developers for the task.

"The mobile devices out there, they’re just not meant for anybody to use," Kondik says. "They’re essentially mobile cash registers. We want to help you get stuff done, and use these things to their fullest potential." Cyanogen will also place a significant emphasis on security and privacy, Founder Steve Kondik says, taking pains to help users protect their data.


Read more: http://www.theverge.com/2013/9/18/4742828/cyanogen...

Subscribe to App Developer Magazine

Become a subscriber of App Developer Magazine for just $5.99 a month and take advantage of all these perks.

MEMBERS GET ACCESS TO

  • - Exclusive content from leaders in the industry
  • - Q&A articles from industry leaders
  • - Tips and tricks from the most successful developers weekly
  • - Monthly issues, including all 90+ back-issues since 2012
  • - Event discounts and early-bird signups
  • - Gain insight from top achievers in the app store
  • - Learn what tools to use, what SDK's to use, and more

    Subscribe here