[yankee group] Google’s mobile business has been performing quite well for the company. The search giant’s Android operating system is easily besting all other competitors around the world; a host of vendors are lining up to work with Google; and most analysts would agree that over the next several years, it will be the search giant that will lead all others in total mobile software market share.
But for all the good progress at Google, there are also several major issues with the company’s mobile division that it needs to address in the coming months and years. From its trouble with lawsuits to continued fragmentation in the marketplace, there’s no clear way for Google to fully insulate itself from the multiple threats its mobile division will have to contend with in the coming years.
Google's Mobile Business Growth: 10 Issues It Must Resolve