nexus s

Three things to learn from Google’s Gingerbread and Nexus S launch

Android handset

Google’s Android has already overtaken Apple’s iOS in terms of
smartphone marketshare, and the onslaught shows no sign of stopping. The
company launched Gingerbread, the latest version of its mobile
operating system (OS) today, along with a new co-branded phone: the
Nexus S.

The launch strategy behind Gingerbread and the Nexus S reveals how thinking about mobile devices (and how to sell them) is evolving at the Googleplex.