Google Bids to Unchain Mobile Phones

Spangler, Todd
November 2007
Multichannel News;11/12/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 45, p44
The article reports that Internet search company Google plans to provide open-source software for multimedia mobile phones in a global project. According to Google director of mobile platforms Andy Rubin, the Open Handset Alliance will release the Linux-based software, code-named Android, for developers to begin creating mobile Internet applications. Android comprises of an operating system, middleware, user interface and applications.


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