28 May '11, 7am

Microsoft doing nicely out of HTC Android phone sales (Yahoo! Singapore)

There has sure been some bizarre news around just lately. On Friday we were presented with the gruesome image of Mark Zuckerberg in blood-spattered overalls slaughtering a pig in order that he could enjoy a round of lightly buttered ham sandwiches, and today we’ve learned that Microsoft is making more money out of Android than it is out of Windows Phone. So what’s all that about? Well, according to Citi analyst Walter Pritchard, who on Friday released a report on Microsoft, the Seattle-based company gets $5 for every sale of an HTC phone running Android. The bizarre situation is the result of a patent agreement reached last year between Microsoft and HTC to protect the Taiwan-based company from any infringement suits that could be brought by Microsoft over the Android operating system and interface elements. And things could be about to get even more lucrative for Steve Ba...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/microsoft-doing-nicely-htc-andro...

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