Reply to post: Re: Cyanogen OS

A British phone you're not embarrassed to carry? You heard that right

SImon Hobson Silver badge

Re: Cyanogen OS

It is incredible that Cyanogen's commercial efforts flopped so badly

Wasn't it suggested here in ElReg a while ago that Google had been tightening the screws on manufacturers - something along the lines of "use 100% or 0% Google - your choice" ?

And isn't that more or less one of the things Microsoft got hammered for in the past ?

Getting a few models from some of the big names would have made it a success, I suspect that getting a few smaller niche manufacturers couldn't do it.

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