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Tuesday, March 20, 2012

This is big: Android and Linux re-merge into one operating system

Android phones already outsell iPhones 2 to 1; with the full force of mainstream Linux behind it now, I'm betting that gap will only increase.


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Android and Linux re-merge into one operating system

Summary: For years, Android has been a Linux variant, but now, with the release of Linux 3.3, the two operating systems are united again.

http://www.zdnet.com/blog/open-source/android-and-linux-re-merge-into-one-ope...