Google’s Tasty Lemonade
Google’s Tasty Lemonade | stratēchery by Ben Thompson
My best guess is that the decision was ultimately a combination of misguided kingdom-building by Andy Rubin, patent panic, and delusions of Steve-Jobs-esque grandeur from Larry Page.
That’s No Lemonade. That’s a Space Station. | Daring Fireball
As it stands today, especially with Galaxy S4 sales falling short of Samsung’s expectations, when Google tells Samsung to jump, Samsung asks “How high?”