Report: Google, Dell teaming up on cellphone

“Google and Dell are collaborating on a handset, says a new claim by ad magazine MarketingWeek. Reportedly contacting ‘senior industry sources,’ the publication believes that the two firms will announce a phone as soon as the Mobile World Congress show in mid-February,” Electronista reports.

“Few details are available of the purported development, though the device would most likely be powered by Google’s Linux-based Android mobile operating system and may serve as a vehicle for promoting the software to other handset makers,” Electronista reports.

Full article here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “prut prut” for the heads up.]

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31 Comments

  1. With Apple’s locked down touch-screen patents, I wonder if this Dell phone will feature a futuristic ‘little wee plastic keyboard’,or maybe a touch screen composed of tiny cameras and projectors, so the phone will look like a “big ass table”.

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