Android -- Discussion and work on a free Android system


About Android
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Android is a mostly free operating system mainly developed by Google. Unfortunately, the drivers for most devices and most applications from the "market" are non-free. This list collects information about running an Android system as free as possible and tries to coordinate the efforts.

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