Google Android's market share bests iPhone

May 20, 2010: 11:48 AM ET

At Google I/O, Google is rambling off one impressive number after another for Android.

Google says they are activating over 100,000 Android devices/day.  That is 3 million a month and a whopping 36 million/year.  And growing.

According to Admob, they've passed the iPhone in market share.  And they're only behind RIM in US smartphone sales, according to NPD.

That is in the first 18 months.  They are now moving on to Froyo...

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Google went from searching the Web to worming its way into nearly every facet of business and government. Seth Weintraub unveils where the company is going, who it's competing with, who it's about to compete with and how market forces push the company to veer or adhere to its Don't Be Evil motto. For 15 years, Weintraub was a global IT director for a number of companies before becoming a blogger.

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