Rust support moves into Android underpinnings

In an effort to reduce memory safety bugs, Google has announced that the open source version of Android will have support for parts of the operating system to be built in Rust. While apps on Android can be written with managed languages such as Java and Kotlin, these languages do not have the “control and predictability” of lower level languages such as C and C++ used to build the Android operating system.

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