A new mobile operating system is now in development. “CyanogenMod” is currently an app that streamlines the Android experience down to the basics. However, the install process is time consuming and confusing. To fix the problem, the creators of CyanogenMod have raised $7 million dollars to produce a truly independent and user-friendly OS.
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