If we’ve learnt anything at all about Google, it’s that the company is great at generating cool ideas, but merely mediocre when it comes to actually turning those ideas into commercial products that are adopted on a wide scale.
—Sebastian Anthony at ExtremeTech
Source: The Wall street Journal
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