Just published today at Seeking Alpha, there are two new Jaded Consumer articles:
Understanding Google's Position In The Platform War (Part 1)
Understanding Google's Position In The Platform War (Part 2)
Each is an Editor's Pick!
They address both Google's platform strategy (Part 1) and Google's competitors (Part 2), and make some predictions about future device competition. Given that Google, Apple, and Microsoft are all competing to offer cloud services, it should be evident that the future will move from the device to service providers' server farms, and these articles explain why.