Posts Tagged ‘GOOG’

Google’s Road Map to Global Domination

July 6, 2017

$GOOG’s Road Map to Global Domination Old article but discussion on #opendata v closed maps still relevant

“O’Reilly is more skeptical. “An open-hardware play broke the IBM monopoly, an open-software play broke the Microsoft monopoly, and eventually an open-data play will prevail,” O’Reilly admits, but he points out that those earlier cases were not instances of direct competition between rival companies. “It wasn’t a plug-compatible mainframe clone that dethroned IBM; it wasn’t a free operating system like Linux that dethroned Windows.” Rather, he says, “it was this toy, the personal computer, it was the global operating system that we call the Internet.”

Google parent Alphabet passes Apple market cap at the open

February 7, 2016

Alphabet passes Apple market cap 4 largest now in tech ($GOOG $547B, $AAPL 529, $MSFT 425, $FB 326) w/ big oil at #5
Shares of Alphabet opened nearly 3 percent higher Tuesday, pushing the
technology giant’s market capitalization past Apple to become the
world’s most valuable public company.

Alphabet has a market cap of $547.1 billion, higher than Apple’s
$529.3 billion as of 9:45 a.m. ET.

Apple’s massive market cap is still trailed by Microsoft ($425.7
billion),Facebook ($326.2 billion) and Exxon Mobil ($310.1 billion) to
round out the list of the world’s five biggest companies.

How Could Google’s New Logo Be Only 305 Bytes, While Its Old Logo Is 14,000 Bytes?

September 15, 2015

How Could $GOOG’s New Logo Be Only ~.3kB, While [Old] Is 14kB? A Triumph for San-serif v serif fonts HT @KirkDBorne

How to Survive the Next Wave of Technology Extinction –

February 22, 2014

How to Survive the Next Wave of Tech Extinction: Use $AAPL hardware, $GOOG services, $AMZN media & connector products

Avoid Delicious!