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Could HTC Succeed with its Own Open Source Mobile OS?

Sep 14, 2011, 19:01 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sam Dean)

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"There have been many reports that Google wants to 'supercharge' its Android efforts through its purchase of Motorola Mobility, which puts Google squarely in the handset and hardware mobile business. At the same time, though, hardware players who have adopted Android have to wonder whether they'll become second-class citizens as Google steers new versions of Android toward its own phones and its own plans.

"HTC is one of those hardware players to have made huge bets on Android, many of them successful. Now, HTC officials have come out and said they are interested in buying an operating system, and it would be smart for HTC to pursue its own open source mobile OS."

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