Board Request: Android

Discussion in 'Site Discussions & Suggestions' started by mucus, Jan 15, 2011.

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  1. mucus
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    The android os deserves its own subforum.
    it is indeed used in handhelds, but so iPhone has its own subforum.
    is this blantant support of macintosh?
    well... i doubt it actually, but the matter still stands that many users of gbatemp own an android device.
    android is its own os at that, and as such has a plethora off applications and issues.
    i feel that the fact android doesn't have its own subforum is sad indeed.
    please gbatemp gods: make an android subforum

    (if you support this movement please give this thread a reply)

    posted from my samsung intercept at work
     
  2. Wabsta

    Wabsta you fight like a dairy farmer

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    Yes. Since FileTrip also has its own section, which has way to less stuff on it btw. I think the forums should also.
     
  3. Nathan Drake

    Nathan Drake Obligations fulfilled, now I depart.

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    If there's one for iPhone, I don't really see the harm in having one for Android.
     
  4. Terminator02

    Terminator02 ヽ( 。 ヮ゚)ノ

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    Somewhere near monkat
    *ahem*

    anyways, i support this
     
  5. Satangel

    Satangel BEAST

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    Wrong forum, should be in Suggestions.

    And no, I don't think it does.
     
  6. GreatZimkogway

    GreatZimkogway Still a Touhou Fanatic

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    I say why not? If iStuff gets their own section, Android deserves it too.
     
  7. Brian117

    Brian117 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    This is supported. Great suggestion Mucus. Hope to see it.
     
  8. Dter ic

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    nice idea, i'm 100% with with it, please Costello can we have a Android section?

    @Satangle why not??
     
  9. ProtoKun7

    ProtoKun7 GBAtemp Time Lord Regenerations: 4

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    (Wait, wut? Brian's back?)

    I also support this. The number of Android-related topics have increased recently, but mostly after the boards were restructured and iOS had already received a subsection.

    Also, the third poll option is pointless. There's a big "Show Results" button. Right next to the Vote button.
     
  10. benbop1992

    benbop1992 GBAtemp Fan

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    Omg yes. Ios has its own, why no android?

    Posted on my x8
     
  11. monkat

    monkat I'd like to see you TRY to ban me. (Should I try?.

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    I'm a diehard android fan and user (I'm posting from it now), but I don't think that there's enough non-store development or technical issues or games in general to warrant a forum of its own.

    Now symbian...
     
  12. Dter ic

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    but thers rootimg, and custom roms like cyanogen mod if you don't know
     
  13. T-hug

    T-hug Always like this.

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    At work posting from my droid Galaxy S to say Yes Please!
     
  14. Jakob95

    Jakob95 I am the Avatar

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    Hell yeah!

    Posting from HTC Droid Incredible.
     
  15. monkat

    monkat I'd like to see you TRY to ban me. (Should I try?.

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    But I do know - I'm running CyanogenMod. I still don't think there's enough to validate the existence of a forum.
     
  16. mucus
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    does that mean that theres enough related to iOS to warrant its own forum?
    i feel that there is enough in the way of android to equal symbian or iOS...
     
  17. p1ngpong

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    Besides the fact that I am an android user myself, I think there is sufficient cause to warrant an Android section on the temp.

    POSTED FROM MY LAPTOP!
     
  18. _Chaz_

    _Chaz_ GBAtemp's Official Mook™

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    Why can't we just have a SmartPhone section?
    And then branches in that for the variations?
     
  19. Leo Cantus

    Leo Cantus So zeta slow!

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    Yes please!
     
  20. granville

    granville GBAtemp Goat

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    Smart phone section would be good, with iOS and Android sub forums.
     
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