There’s always an element of “suck it and see” with a new platform version and Android Lollipop is no exception. Sure, there are improvements, but the idea of zero defects is a myth. As the silky smooth animations of Material Design roll out onto more and more Android devices, we’re hearing about more and more Android 5.0 Lollipop problems. Here are the biggest issues, and some ideas on how to work around or fix them.
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Updated on 2-9-2016 by Simon Hill: Added problems with flashlight, camera, closing apps, GPS, and mobile network.