Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 27th Feb 2012 12:30 UTC
Google "Each and every day, we are humbled by the trajectory of Android and our partners. With a year-on-year growth rate of more than 250%, 850000 new Android devices are activated each day, jetting the total number of Android devices around the world past 300 million. These numbers are a testament to the break-neck speed of innovation that defines the Android ecosystem." Andy Rubin clarified the numbers - activations are only counted once per device ID, and devices without Google services, such as the Kindle Fire, are not counted. Of these 300 million devices, 12 million are tablets - in other words, Apple has very little to fear at this point. Then again, Android on smartphones started out that way as well.
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RE[2]: Hard to imagine
by No it isnt on Mon 27th Feb 2012 16:54 UTC in reply to "RE: Hard to imagine "
No it isnt
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Or perhaps it's just that the segment attracted to social media is the same as the segment attracted to iPhones. Web usage? Hardly: http://gs.statcounter.com/#mobile_os-ww-monthly-201101-201201

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