Roger Fingas on what I’ve preached for years. Google’s house of cards is built like a one-trick pony that could fall any moment. How much is Android worth to Google?
The Android operating system has reportedly generated $31 billion in revenues for Google since it first launched in 2008, creating $22 billion in profits largely from mobile advertising.
That’s gross profits, not actual income. Apple sells more than $30-billion in iOS devices every quarter.