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Re: Google Resurrects Embrace, Extend, Extinguish
Posted by Rob Enderle on 2016-10-10 11:13:42
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This almost sounds like a plot for a novel. Microsoft creates a successful strategy called "Embrace, Extend, Extinguish" and then promptly forgets it, resulting in a string of failures. Google, which up to now seemed happy to repeat Microsoft's mistakes, accidentally picks up a successful Microsoft practice and uses it against Apple -- likely taking out a number of its Android partners. When Microsoft was starting out, its most powerful platform wasn't Windows, which was almost an industry joke at the time -- it was Microsoft Office.

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Re: Google Resurrects Embrace, Extend, Extinguish  Rob Enderle  2016-10-10 11:13:42
Re: Google Resurrects Embrace, Extend, Extinguish  jescott418  2016-10-12 15:10:14
Re: Google Resurrects Embrace, Extend, Extinguish  Actos  2016-10-10 11:19:41
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