Re: "really it greedy to provide a free OS"
"Don't act like Google is developing Android out of the kindness of their heart."
You are going to LOVE what the manufacturers will do when their powers aren't bound by Google's contract. All those horrible decisions about what search engine you use, and what apps you use, and who gets your data, they will all be made for you.
Yeah, there's quite a few things bound by that demonic seal the manufacturers want smashed... Enjoy!