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Remix OS, the Android Desktop OS, Is Discontinued

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Despite plenty of hype and potential around it, today brings word that Remix OS is discontinued.

This desktop-orientated version of Android was designed to be used like a regular desktop OS and could be freely installed on Intel PCs and Macs. A variety of conventional desktop features were plumped in to make the OS more “desktop friendly”, including a task bar, a start menu, a system tray, and the ability to run multiple Android apps in resizable windows.

Remix OS for PC, which is based on the work of the Android x86 project, also boasts full local installation, UEFI support, and (until now) OTA updates.

But it seems the project won’t migrate out of beta.

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