…and for those wondering, we count each device only once (ie, we don’t count re-sold devices), and “activations” means you go into a store, buy a device, put it on the network by subscribing to a wireless service.
To put it in perspective, 700,000 devices a day is almost 5 million every week, or 21 million a month, or over a mind-boggling 250 million a year.
The Freight Train continues to roar.
- Andy Rubin talks Apple after Steve Jobs, Siri, and the competition (9to5mac.com)
- Eric Schmidt: “Android efforts started before the iPhone efforts. And that’s all I have to say” (9to5mac.com)
- Google acquires Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion (9to5google.com)