New EU and German Digital Contract Law Forces Manufacturers to Provide Updates to  Android IoT Devices to Avoid Warranty Violation
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New EU and German Digital Contract Law Forces Manufacturers to Provide Updates to Android IoT Devices to Avoid Warranty Violation

New digital contract legislation in the EU and Germany has manufacturers scrambling to address a prevalent weakness in the world of Android IoT devices—the lack of regular software updates to consumers. A lack of regular OTA (“Over The Air”) updates can leave critical security holes open. And, as shown in this proof-of-concept “hack” of a…

The Top-5 Reasons to Choose Embedded Android for your POS System Fleet
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The Top-5 Reasons to Choose Embedded Android for your POS System Fleet

Android is currently the most popular operating system in the world. Yet, perhaps because of our familiarity with Android as the smartphone operating system, there is a tendency to dismiss it as somehow less than worthy. A POS system is a point-of-sale solution used in retail and related industries. Many of these professional devices run…

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Managed Android for Raspberry Pi and custom hardware

Android is an operating system full of benefits for users and product developers alike. However, to take full advantage of Android and its capabilities in industrial use cases, a managed version of it is the best choice. In this blog post, you’ll learn why this is the case and why emteria.OS saves you time and money when you need to create, scale, and operate a fleet of smart devices.