In the US, Android outsells iPhone
By Bloomberg News | August 13, 2010
NEW YORK - Google Inc.'s Android platform is the most popular smartphone software in the United States, having overtaken Apple Inc.'s iPhone and the BlackBerry from Research In Motion Ltd., Gartner Inc. says.
Worldwide, Android became the third-best-selling operating system in the second quarter, with 17.2 percent of sales compared with 1.8 percent a year earlier, Gartner said yesterday. It trails Nokia Oyj's Symbian and RIM.