Android Leaps Ahead of iPhone and Blackberry

In the last six months US consumers have been snapping up phones powered by Google’s mobile operating system Android according to a report from the Nielson Wire.

During the six months that covered the period from January 10th to August 10th buyers of smartphones favoured a phone running the Android OS.

Nielson also goes on to mention that among smartphone owners RIM’s Blackberry is still the phone of choice and hold a dominant 31% market share – though it’s lead over Apple is in decline