Today Myriad Group announced the launch of Alien Dalvik, which is a virtual machine that allows Android apps to run on non-Android platforms. Myriad was one of the original members of the Open Handset Alliance, so they have been with Android since the early days and already shipped over 3.7 billion software applications ... Read More »
All Android devices could be getting a noticeable performance later this year. Google has assembled their own team of engineers that is working on a Dalvik JIT Compiler for Android. JITstands for “just in time” compilation, and allows software to run faster.
Video of Dalvik Turbo running on the ADP2.
Myriad Group promises a new Dalvik VM that performs at “up to three times faster” than the standard Davlik.