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