IDC Predicts Android to Second Spot by 2013 reports that Market research firm IDC has predicted that the Google-owned Android platform will grow faster than all its rivals to reach the second spot by the year 2013, second only to Nokia’s Symbian.

In terms of figures, Android OS, which roughly had 700,000 units shipped in 2008, would grow rapidly to reach to the figure of 68 million units by the end of 2013.

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