This is the real reason why Google decided to create Android
On several occasions we mentioned that Google was not the
responsible for creating Android, in fact, when Andy Rubin created the system
operating that today have more than 2.5 billion phones, this was not
Designed for phones, but for digital cameras.
What led Rubin and Google has radically changed the path of Android was iOS and the iPhone. In fact, Tim Bray, who was one of the people close to Android in the beginning has told what was the reason why Google decided to change the direction of Android.