Posted by: Rob Hof on April 25, 2007
First, Google’s sites (including YouTube) pass Microsoft’s family in traffic. Then it lands the crown as world’s most powerful brand, again taking Microsoft’s place. (“Physical property is not included,” a chart in a San Francisco Chronicle story helpfully notes.) Somehow, I have to think this kind of thing actually worries the folks at Google. I mean, how much higher can Google climb? And isn’t the stumble going to be all the more painful when it inevitably comes?