Google Android chief Andy Rubin said on Tuesday that more than 500,000 Android devices are activated each day worldwide.
That growth in part is due to Android handsets being widely available and inexpensive to implement, as well as offering the basic smartphone experience of touchscreen, fast processor and multimedia features. Also in May, Android's worldwide market share reached 36 percent.
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