Google today revealed a plan to resolve the Android fragmentation. The Fragmentation and delayed update are the biggest issues that Android is currently facing. Because of these issues the Market has devices with various versions of Android, which is creating lots of problems to developer as well as end users.
Google announced a partnership with Major handset makers and carriers to ensure that Android based products will be upgraded to the latest version of Android with in the 18 months after release , “If the hardware supports”.
It feels that this technique will make its platform more community driven source rather than a freely flowing open source and bit more in line with Apple’s iOS.