Google (GOOG) has long dealt with operating system fragmentation within Android's large and...

|By:, SA News Editor

Google (GOOG) has long dealt with operating system fragmentation within Android's large and growing installed base. In China, where both Android and mobile app usage have been taking off, it also has to deal with app store fragmentation. Eric Schmidt claims he counted over 70 mobile app stores just while in Beijing, as carriers, phone vendors, and Internet brands all look to put their own twist on Google's OS.