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Apple & Android: 50% of smartphones

February 8, 2011: 10:38 AM ET

Source: Asymco

The indefatigable Horace Dediu points out on Asymco.com that although Apple's (AAPL) iOS and Google's (GOOG) Android are less than two years old as platforms, together they have captured 50.2% of what he calls "the most competitive market technology market on the planet."

Below: The same data graphed as market share.

Source: Asymco

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Philip Elmer-DeWitt has been following Apple since 1982, first for Time Magazine, and now on the Web for Fortune.com.

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