Top 5 Reasons Google Should/Shouldnt Buy Apple - 3. Enterprise Enticement
Though launched as a consumer smart phone, the iPhone is catching on in the enterprise. The easy-on-the-hands touch-screen lets even the most plodding of users quickly jump from application to application. This is essential for oft-traveling road warriors, who need the same communications and collaboration capabilities they get from their laptops on their smart phones. If there was ever a device Google could leverage to get its Apps to millions of users as alternatives to Microsoft's software, the iPhone is it.
Google CEO Eric Schmidt has made it perfectly clear he doesn't like the idea that Microsoft will buy Yahoo. That-