Baidu’s CEO, Robin Li, had an interview with Financial Times and talked about Baidu’s mobile phone operating system.  It was just published and almost immediately, former Google China head, Lee Kaifu made some interesting comments about it in his blog.

The following are the key points:

1) Not to underestimate the technical difficulty in making a real time operating system.  Apple has accumulated many year of experience.  Even with its technical background, Google has to acquired Andy Rubin’s Android before it started its mobile phone OS project.

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Sherman So

Author of Red Wired: China's Internet Revolution, the first book to completely survey the nature of China's internet. (http://redwiredrevolution.com/) She previously was the lead China technology reporter...