I agree with everything Michael Klurfeld says in this post:


UPDATE: I also agree with CyanogenMod’s excellent, professional response to Google on their blog:


The comments in various blogs seem to all agree. Google messed up big-time with this, and they are in danger of losing developers if they don’t make things right. In a fair world, they would open the offending applications completely (GPL2) and make an offer to purchase CyanogenMod for a bazillion bucks. (Actually, that may be their cheapest PR-friendly option at this point.)