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September-November, 2009 - Motorola, Samsung, HTC, Sony/Ericsson announce new Android phones
 
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* November, 2009 - Google [http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2009/10/announcing-google-maps-navigation-for.html announces] [http://www.google.com/mobile/navigation/index.html#p=default Maps Navigation] program
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October, 2001 - 2.0 SDK released (codenamed "Eclair")
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November, 2009 - Google [http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2009/10/announcing-google-maps-navigation-for.html announces] [http://www.google.com/mobile/navigation/index.html#p=default Maps Navigation] program
 
** Business analysis: [http://abovethecrowd.com/2009/10/29/google-redefines-disruption-the-%E2%80%9Cless-than-free%E2%80%9D-business-model/ Google Redefines Disruption: the "Less than Free" Business Model]
 
** Business analysis: [http://abovethecrowd.com/2009/10/29/google-redefines-disruption-the-%E2%80%9Cless-than-free%E2%80%9D-business-model/ Google Redefines Disruption: the "Less than Free" Business Model]
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== 2010 ==
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[[Category:Android]]
 
[[Category:Android]]

Revision as of 22:28, 28 June 2010

This page has a few tidbits regarding the history of Android

Overview

2005

August, 2007 - Google acquires Android Inc.

2007

November, 2007 - Creation of Open Handset Alliance

2008

October, 2008 - The first phone, the G1, ships in the U.S.

2009

February, 2009 - The Open Embedded Software Foundation (OESF) is formed in Japan.

April, 2009 - 1.5 update (codenamed "CupCake")

July, 2009 - Mentor Graphics acquires Embedded Alley

September, 2009 - 1.6 SDK released (codenamed "Donut")

September-November, 2009 - Motorola, Samsung, HTC, Sony/Ericsson announce new Android phones

October, 2001 - 2.0 SDK released (codenamed "Eclair")

November, 2009 - Google announces Maps Navigation program


2010