Commentary on Google Android OS in the News

Will Android be the dominant force within the mobile industry? Or will iPhone and Blackberry continue to innovate and steal back market share? Are there weaknesses within Android's plan? And how do you compare an OS when it's scattered amongst an ever increasing number of smartphones, some good and some not so good? Will the average consumer blame the phone or the OS? And what does that mean for Google's future? Get the low down on the good, the not so good, the funny and the just plain scary as Bright Hub's talented team of mobile industry writers and insiders look at the news and trends impacting Google's Android OS today. Share your comments with readers and writers and let us know if you agree or disagree with the questions and comments we discuss in this trending topic.

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Review

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Review

The latest version of the Android platform is 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich. It offers a host of improvements and it brings smartphones and tablets together. We take a closer look in this review.

Test Your Knowledge of Android History

The Android mobile phone platform has been around for a few years now, but how much do you know about its founding years, the OHA and the various confectionary-based version names?

How Does Google Profit from Android?

The question of what Google actually makes from the Android platform in terms of profit is an extremely thorny one. They may appear to be doing really well, but their foray into the mobile space is still in its infancy and Apple is a frightening competitor to have.