In this episode, the AgNerds talk about Google’s acquisition of Motorola and what that marriage may mean for the future of the Droid phone as well as what it means for other developers using the Android system. Also covered is the growing popularity of the Droid in Canada and the majority presence it has in the U.S. market. How will it compare and compete with the Blackberry and the Iphone over the long term? In five years will we look back and say that Blackberry and iPhone were kidding themselves that they could compete with the Droid phone?
Developers love the Android system because of its open source characteristics and with major like HTC, Samsung and Motorola, the Droid phone has staked a major claim in market share in the US. In episode 6 of AGNERDS, Shaun and Pete discuss some of the implications of the new Motorola acquisition as well as some of the pros and cons of the Droid.
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