While Google has taken the reins developing Android, the independent developers are the backbone of the platform. Without them we wouldn’t have hundreds of thousands of apps in Google Play. These developers bring us not only brilliant apps, but also points of view on the state of Android. Ever wonder why Android doesn’t include a certain feature, or it’s slow to implement something you’re pining for? Developers can often answer these questions. Here we’ll feature developers and share their thoughts, so you can know more about the smartphone you use every day.