Smartphones and their apps are the new way of the world, and developers are lured by their increasing popularity. But with two major platforms — Apple’s recently upgraded and renamed iOS 4 and Google’s Android — competing with one another, how does a developer choose between them?
In fact, how would developers interested in maximum exposure for their apps fare by targeting either — or both — platforms? What roadblocks are there, and how does a developer get around them? I’ll take a look at these questions and relay advice from experienced developers on both platforms.