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It's official - 300,000 Android handsets are activated every day

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It's official - 300,000 Android handsets are activated every day
Andy Rubin tweeted in December that "over 300 000 Android phones [are] activated every day", and this was officially confirmed during Google's Q4 earning call.

Also, it was said that searches within Android increased tenfold, while mobile search grew 4 times. Furthermore, Google confirmed it's eager to embrace both tablets and smartphones, and pointed out that click to call ads are generating plenty of money. Happy days for the Mountain View-based company indeed.

Google's OS is definitely going from strength to strength, and it would be a matter of time before we know for sure how its new CEO will affect the company's direction.

source: Android Community

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posted on 21 Jan 2011, 12:52 1

1. Justin (unregistered)


this doesnt suprise me. Everyone I know (including me) ditches their Blackberry or other phone and gets a droid based phone. I am very happy with my Motorola Droid 2. I will only get droid based phone from now on.

posted on 21 Jan 2011, 19:23 1

3. BobbyTaba (Posts: 316; Member since: 11 Aug 2010)


its AN-droid!

posted on 21 Jan 2011, 21:28

4. kanon (Posts: 36; Member since: 09 Dec 2010)


This is one of my biggest pet peeves damn vzw customers.

posted on 21 Jan 2011, 14:59 1

2. Itzatlas (Posts: 37; Member since: 05 Jan 2011)


I wonder what the highest grossing android phone is

posted on 23 Jan 2011, 19:26

5. zackh121556 (unregistered)


lol come on people, im a droid 2 owner....switched from iphone, Droid/Android...ect all one great OS....ANDROID FOR LIFE!

posted on 24 Jan 2011, 11:28

6. Clayton (unregistered)


does it matter if it's called Droid or Android? When it all boils down to it... they're awesome phones. calm down.

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