Within a 12 months, the Open Handset Alliance faced two other open source opponents, the Symbian Foundation and the LiMo Foundation, the latter additionally growing a Linux-based cell operating system like Google. In September 2007, InformationWeek covered an Evalueserve study reporting that Google had filed a number of patent functions in the space of mobile telephony. “Microsoft and LG Sign Patent Agreement Covering Android and Chrome OS Based Devices” (Press release).
Additionally, Firebase was acquired by Google in 2014 that provides helpful instruments for app and internet developers. In June 2014, Google introduced Android One, a set of “hardware reference models” that would “allow [gadget makers] to simply create high-quality phones at low costs”, designed for shoppers in creating nations. In September, Google announced the primary set of Android One telephones for launch in India.
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