Putting Android On Laptops Could Pay Off For Google
Google's Android is designed for mobile use, but it has the adoption and support to make it on a more traditional form factor.By Evan Thomas | October 30, 2015
Android is a smartphone and tablet OS, but soon you could be running it on a computer.
The rumor started with a Wall Street Journal report that Google will direct its partners to start making laptops running Android. The company could also combine Android and Chrome OS — its current computer operating system — into a single platform. (Video via Google)
Google execs haven't explicitly denied that last bit, but they're also reminding everyone Chrome OS will still get support for the time being.