The latest research from Gartner tells us that they believe Android will have close to 20% of the global smartphone market as soon as 2012. This compared to iPhone, which they predict will have to settle for 13,6%. The future will tell whether Gartner got it right, but either way, it shows that they at least believe (a lot) in the platform.

Interesting stuff, read the article in full here (swedish only unfortunately).