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Android chief squashes rumors of Android merging with Chrome OS

Android chief squashes rumors of Android merging with Chrome OS | PC World | December 13, 2016
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Source: PC World
December 13, 2016
If you were holding out hope that Android and Chrome would one day merge into some kind of super OS that marries the desktop and mobile worlds once and for all, Google’s senior vice president for Android, Chrome, and Chromecast Hiroshi Lockheimer has some bad news for you: It’s not happening.Speaking on the All About Android podcast, the mobile chief threw a giant bucket of cold water on the idea that the two platforms would eventually converge, despite recent rumors that suggest such a project is already in development at Google. “There’s no point in merging them,” Lockheimer said, pointing out sales of that Chromebooks overtook Macs in the first quarter of this year. “They’re both successful.”To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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