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2012, 5:30 PM
Google (GOOG) is flying high right now, but fears are growing among the technorati that the...
Google (GOOG) is flying high right now, but fears are growing among the technorati that the embrace of mobile apps and "closed" social networking platforms will gradually diminish the value of the company's search empire. John Battelle recently summed up this view. "Google’s core model – built on the open, linked world of the web – is under threat from the advance of the iPhone and the app, the Facebook and the Path ... and countless other “unlinked” digital artifacts." (also)