Googles Patents Reveal Strategy To Beat Microsoft

Dig deeper into Google, dig into its software and engineering patents and you’ll find a roadmap for its future, says an author and online systems specialist, who believes the patents also spell bad news for Microsoft if the tech world moves to a new Google-dominated network paradigm. “Google really doesn’t hide things,” said Stephen E. Arnold, who has written a book on his one-year odyssey studying the search firm. “Bill Gates is basically in the same spot he had IBM in. IBM was challenged by Microsoft and IBM didn’t understand Microsoft’s business model. It’s history repeating itself.” - Author: Google's Patents Reveal Strategy To Beat Microsoft - Yahoo! News

Linked by shanmuga Sunday, 2nd October 2005 8:25AM