How Google is using Android to build its mobile platform

With its Android OS and its Android TV app, Google is becoming the third-biggest mobile operating system in the world.

But it’s also becoming a dominant player in the smartphone and tablet market, driving up costs for hardware makers.

Read moreAbout the author: David Poots is a freelance writer based in Melbourne.

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