If Google doesn't do something soon, it's ticking time bomb of a mobile operating system could end up being at least partly responsible for a major disaster -- and that could quickly spell the end for Android. Waiting in the wings are three companies ready to fill the void: BlackBerry, Nokia and Mozilla. Which one has the best chance of replacing Android if it collapses?
After I wrote this column last week congress started work on a law that would assign liability to firms that were hacked and where damage was done as a result. Given that Android has been showcased as the least secure of the platforms that makes the dire outcome I talk about in the column even more likely unless Google gets their security house in order.
Full column here: http://www.technewsworld.com/story/What-Happens-When-Android-Fails-77901.html