Google actually testified that iOS accounts for 2/3rds of its mobile search revenue (which is likely most of the total). http://9to5mac.com/2011/09/21/google-23rds-of-our-mobile-search-comes-from-apples-ios/
Reports of how much Google makes off Android off a court document in the Oracle patent case didn't hold up, when I tried to drill into it more.
The Guardian is out with figures suggesting that Google earned only $550 million off Android in the past four years, which in turn sparked headlines that the iPhone is more a cash cow for Google than ...
There's no doubt that Google gets a big chunk of mobile search traffic off iOS devices. But what chunk of their mobile revenue is unknown, as well as their NET mobile revenue, either of which may or may not be counted in "Android" revenues. My view is that you don't count clicks on ads in a mobile browser as Android or iOS revenue. It's mobile revenue.
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