Barence writes: Android might have overtaken the iPhone in terms of market share, but Google's fledgling mobile OS is having more than its fair share of teething problems, claims PC Pro. There have been reports all year of frustrated Android users waiting for the latest updates to the mobile operating system from either operators or manufacturers. When the upgrades finally arrive, customers complain about glitches and errors. O2 had to pull an update to version 2.2 of Android after users reported it crashed their HTC Desire handsets, and a similar situation arose moving the Dell Streak to version 2.1. “One of the problems is that Google is releasing updates so quickly that developers and manufacturers don't really have a chance to catch up,” said Andreas Constantinou, research director at industry analyst Vision Mobile. Does Google need to take its foot off the Android accelerator?
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