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Why Android, Samsung are Real Winners in Google’s Motorola/Lenovo Deal

Google agreed to a $2.9m sale of its Motorola Mobility unit to Lenovo. While the deal appears to make a lot of sense for both companies, Samsung and the Android OS in general are also sure to benefit. Here's why.
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Al Sacco was a journalist, blogger and editor who covers the fast-paced mobile beat for CIO.com and IDG Enterprise, with a focus on wearable tech, smartphones and tablet PCs. Al managed CIO.com writers and contributors, covered news, and shared insightful expert analysis of key industry happenings. He also wrote a wide variety of tutorials and how-tos to help readers get the most out of their gadgets, and regularly offered up recommendations on software for a number of mobile platforms. Al resides in Boston and is a passionate reader, traveler, beer lover, film buff and Red Sox fan.