Android Hall of Shame
A few minutes ago I tried to take a picture with my G1 phone. My phone failed:
So I grabbed my Canon PowerShot SD1100 camera and snapped the picture shown above. My Canon camera never shows a “Force Close” error. It just works. I expect the same user experience from my phone. Is that an unreasonable expectation?
Here is the Weather Channel Android application, one of the most popular apps in the Android Market. It
Force Closes becomes unresponsive from time to time. To get this picture, I simply tapped the tabs quickly:
Next I opened the Snake game. I opened and closed the phone a few times and…well, you know what’s coming next:
This is not good enough.