Android Things is a relatively new IoT platform and developers can develop on it just like your typical Android app (Some limitations apply). Since I had some experience writing Android apps, let’s dive in and have a stab at it. Read more
Android Things is Google’s foray into the Internet of Things(IoT) world based on Android Frameworks. As of now, Google support 3 hardware platforms.
It has been a long time since someone posted here, so I might as well start off with something.
Snapdragon users can rejoice, for Chromium for Snapdragon now has a build guide and APKs for your sideloading pleasure!
OTA updates work very differently on MediaTek devices. If your device uses the ‘Wireless updates’ feature, the updating process is very different from how Google does it.
MediaTek is notorious for their business model and GPL violations, but that doesn’t stop people from buying devices fitted with their chipsets. Flashing these devices is relatively easy, especially if you have the ROMs required to flash such devices.