Smartphone wars: Android, Apple, and Microsoft

In an article in the Washington Post, MG Siegler explains what’s really going on in the battle for smartphone OS dominance.


…Google knows that the Droid isn’t an iPhone killer. Instead, it’s likely the best device they have so far to kill their real competitors: Symbian and especially Windows Mobile. Repeat after me: Android is trying to kill Windows Mobile, not the iPhone.


It’s a good read. Eric Schmidt has been targeting Microsoft for a long, long time.