Sources: Nokia , , , Reuters
quote: When they think "Android" they think Google Search, Google Now, and the Play Store. Without those things, it might as well be Windows Phone or iOS.
quote: So now, Android being Windows of mobile world - why is it strange that MS wants Android users to be exposed to Outlook.com, Bing, Here and other MS/Nokia services?
quote: I think your bias is really crazy inflated.
quote: Anyone with any sense thinks this is a garbage product. Windows Phone users want a Windows Phone, Android users want a real Android phone....uhhh idiots that don't know any better I guess, might buy this one?
quote: Microsoft is actually using a full blown Android, just without Google's services. The only apps that will not work properly are the ones that depend on Google API's (such as an app trying to show a location on Google Maps).