In a very interesting move for both sides, Samsung today announced a new co-promotion with Amazon, launching a custom-edition of the Amazon Kindle Android app in the Samsung Android app store. Yes, Samsung has its own Android app store available in all their Android devices. Many people completely ignore it, but today’s development may increase interest because this co-operation gets you one free Kindle e-book every month, from a selection of four ebooks pre-selected by Samsung-Amazon.
Lenovo is now buying Motorola from Google. Well, not the whole company, but many of the hardware and consumer facing parts of the company that it would not be prudent for Google to own as they are the custodians of Android and ChromeOS. In other words, don’t compete directly (at least not too much) with your major hardware manufacturers.
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