And most recently Google's Android platform overtook Nokia's Symbian in terms of market share in smartphone operating systems
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Android dislodged the iPhone as the top smartphone operating system
(OS) in November in the US, although that's a bit like saying Windows outsells Apple's OS for PCs.
Given Android is the most popular smartphone operating system
in Australia, we know todays announcement will be well received by both our retail and merchant customers, Mr Elliott said.
This announcement comes just a day after Google officially rolled out the new smartphone operating system
, at least for the Nexus line of devices.
According to the Telegraph, Johnston compared BlackBerry's challenge to that faced by Microsoft, which in Windows Phone 8 has also well-regarded smartphone operating system
, which it has heavily promoted.
The first wave of devices running BlackBerry 10, Research In Motion's new smartphone operating system
, have entered carrier certification labs around the world, the company has announced.
Should the commission uphold the finding, the ITC may ban US imports of some HTC phones that run on Google's Android, the most popular smartphone operating system
in the US.
Microsoft said it is also working on Mango handsets with new partner Nokia, the Finnish mobile phone titan which announced in February that it would begin using Microsoft's software as its smartphone operating system
Regarding smartphone operating system
(OS), shipments of Android-based smartphones outpaced Symbian-based counterparts to become the mainstream smartphone OS in Taiwan in the third quarter of 2010.
The Android smartphone operating system
was found on three out of every four smartphones shipped during the third quarter of 2012 (3Q12).
This is the first time Google Now is available on a platform other than their own smartphone operating system
24 ( ANI ): The makers of BlackBerry devices, Research in Motion, are expected to unveil its new smartphone operating system
, BlackBerry 10, and a pair of new handsets on January 30 in New York.