The happy days of the Apple and Google partnership a over for real. Google's foray into operating systems with Google Chrome OS required CEO Eric Schmidt to leave the Apple board.
Today the BusinessWeek reports that Apple is in negotiations with Microsoft to make Bing the default search engine on the iPhone and possibly also on the Safari web browser in general.
When I use my iPhone I actually use a lot of Google services every day including Google Search, Google Maps, Google Calendar and Gmail.
Apple is rumored to also do their own maps service that would replace Google maps. With Mobile Me Apple already has an alternative to Google Calendar and other communication services.
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Apple's first wearable will not ship until 2015
If true, Apple, as it has always been, must be very confident about its timing. After all, it will be the company's new product from an entirely different category, and people will most likely be patient about it.
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