Dogfight by Fred Vogeistein

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Dogfight

How Apple and Google Went to War and Started a Revolution

by Fred Vogeistein

Sarah Crichton Books, 2013, [First Edition], ISBN 9780374109202, hardcover, dust-jacket

Near Fine Condition, minor edge and shelf wear, previous owners gift inscription on half title page, dust-jacket shows minor edge and shelf wear with minor creasing (see photographs)

"At the beginning of the millennium, when text messaging was still a novelty, dozens of companies were jockeying for control of the mobile-communications market.  Today, amid the many manufacturers of smartphones, tablets, and apps, two names tower above the others; Apple and Google, whose philosophies, leaders, and commercial acumen have steamrolled the competition - and now threaten to steamroll each other.  In the age of the iPad and Android, the two companies are locked in a feud that will play out not only in the marketplace but in the courts and on screens around the world.  But the battle between Apple and Google is not just a story of corporate competition; it's a tale of friendships gone sour, of trust betrayed and agreements breached."

 

 


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