Google to unveil 'Android' phone software

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| Wind River Systems, a company that specializes in tailoring Linux for
| embedded devices such as network equipment and mobile phones, is likely to be
| a key part of the alliance, sources familiar with the effort said.

Linux smartphone pioneer denies GPhone rumor

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| Linux smartphone pioneer E28 of Beijing, China has denied a rumor that it
| will supply the hardware and Linux-based software for a forthcoming
| Google "GPhone." The rumor began earlier this week in a brief story published
| by investor blog The India Street.

The picture seen before was /indeed/ fake.


Five Facts About Google Phone

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| Initially there was one prototype, but over past few months Google has the
| mobile OS running on 3-to-5 devices, most of them likely made by HTC, a
| mobile phone maker, and all have Qwerty apps. The model that folks have seen
| is very similar to the T-Mobile Dash. Around 3GSM, there were rumors that
| Google, Orange and HTC were working together on mobile devices.

Google stock barrels through $700

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| Google Inc.'s stock price barreled through $700 for the first time Wednesday,
| propelled by a belief that the Internet search leader will become even more
| profitable as it plants its products and services in new markets. *