Baidu (BIDU -2.7%) launches a new software platform that utilizes Android's (GOOG -1.5%) OS, at...

|By:, SA News Editor

Baidu (BIDU -2.7%) launches a new software platform that utilizes Android's (GOOG -1.5%) OS, at the same time as it also competes with Google over mobile search and services. Baidu Yi will be preloaded on mobile phones, allowing one-click access to the company's services.