MOBILE NEWS: Google activate 850,000 Android devices daily
There are now more than 300 million Android devices around the world, with 850,000 daily activations, according to Andy Rubin, Google’s SVP of mobile and digital content.
Released on a Google blog ahead of the Mobile World Congress 2012 (MWC) in Barcelona, these figures represent a year-on-year growth rate of more than 250 per cent.
The blog also highlights considerable growth in the Android Marketplace, with 300,000 apps being added to the catalogue in the last 12 months.
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