Top 5 Reasons Google Should/Shouldnt Buy Apple - 5. Google + Apple = Microhoo Trumped
Ultimately, a marriage of Google and Apple would create an Internet zeitgeist the likes of which the world hasn't seen. Users would be playing in Second Life and working on Google Spreadsheets from their iPhones, watching YouTube on their iPods, while business workers would be leveraging a vastly improved suite of Google Apps on Macs, creating a serious challenger to Microsoft Windows on PCs. Microsoftees and former Yahoos would flee to Google to be part of the new dynamo. Google with Apple, which pundits will call Gapple, will suck desktop and mobile market share from Microhoo, which will forgo its cloud computing aspirations.
Google CEO Eric Schmidt has made it perfectly clear he doesn't like the idea that Microsoft will buy Yahoo. That-