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Although Java has its problems, I think the core of Android's issue is a bad utilization of computing resources. One can only hope that Google will eventually fix this problem.

Palm's WebOS put much of its core logic in JavaScript, which had a slower implementation (at the time) than Dalvik VM does. However, Palm carefully made sure to take advantage of the GPU to achieve many of the effects in the UI.




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