Android on Reference Design

android.gifIf you are interested in Google’s Android, the BBC has just posted an interesting video interview with Andy Rubin, Google’s director of mobile platforms. It shows Android on a 3G device running at 300MHz on a Qualcomm MSM 7200 – the same processor used by the latest HTC (Windows Mobile) Touch devices.

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Darren Waters of the BBC says…

"Google has committed to being a multi-operating system company and they will continue to produce services for all phones on all platforms." 

… in other words… hedging their bets.