Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft’

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Schmidt departure from Apple… more of Google into mainstream

August 4, 2009

Few days ago, the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) started an investigation on why a Google application was blocked from working on Apple’s iPhone.  Few months ago the US FTC started an investigation into directorships, including the Board of Apple.

Yesterday, Schmidt, CEO of Google leaves Apple’s Board.

This is another confirmation that Google is coming onto the main street of Sw/Hw PC industry. The announcement of Android and then of Chrome OS operating system is placing Google in direct competition with not only Microsoft, but Apple and a number of other relevant players.

This is a challenge that could mean the beginning of a major dominance or the beginning of becoming a mature player not longer that aggressively innovator

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Yahoo, Microsoft, Google Crhome, Bing …?

July 29, 2009

FT (Financial Times) opens today with the tittles
Microsoft and Yahoo close to partnership
Online Alliance could rival Google

This is related to many references and discussions that are increasing the boost of the two main rival trademarks Google and Yahoo, as discussed at http://tinyurl.com/kjkvbg
The final subject and result is not jet clear, even on the two companies. However, what is clear is that both are looking to build the next leading position in a market that will mix PCs, Net PCs, Web2.0, Mobile terminals in a way that is still to be created by leading users.