Sony Xperia S removed from AOSP, Sony to keep project alive on GitHub

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http://www.talkandroid.com – As many of you are aware, Sony’s Xperia S was recently made a target device in AOSP, which essentially turned it into a pseudo-Nexus device. It wasn’t an official target, but it was a decent option for those willing to tinker around. It was a big move for Sony and Google, and a step in the right direction for Android and manufacturers. It was great while it lasted, but unfortunately, today the plug was pulled and the Xperia S is no longer in AOSP. There’s been a bit of speculation over why this happened, with Sony responding saying that Google doesn’t have the time and (IT news)