IBM’s dominance lasted 30 years (1950-80). Microsoft reigned for 14 years (1984-98). Google’s dominance, which began in 2001, should, arithmetically speaking, not last more than seven years, give or take a year. On ohmynews.com, Jason Hahn an interesting piece on the four factors that could pull Google down.
1) Security stumble
2) Microsoft-Yahoo merge
3) Cultural backlash
4) Search engines with a human feel
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