Dell shows off Android Cupcake Netbook

Microsoft must be none-too-happy about this. Dell released a video this week of the Dell Mini 10v Netbook running the Cupcake update of Android. While there has been much talk of Android-powered netbooks, this is the first hint of one by a major manufacturer. This is not a product announcement, insists Doug Anson, a technology strategist from Dell's office of the CTO. Yet it's not too much of a leap to say that Dell's message is, "If Android netbooks are what the world wants, Dell can deliver." If Google penetrates the PC operating system world, where would that put Microsoft against its arch rival?

Source: Pocket Lint


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