· Teens
· · 2010
· · · May
· · · · 06 (1 entry)

Private APIs · I wrote a post in the Android-Developer blog today <a href='http://android-developers.blogspot.com/2010/05/be-careful-with-content-providers.html'>cautioning</a> about the use of Content Providers that aren’t part of the published Android API. John Gruber pounced, deducing that, contrary to our <a href='http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/04/27/googles-andy-rubin-on-everything-android/'>stated policy</a>, this constituted evidence of “private APIs”. Let me explain exactly what’s going on here ...
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