The confusing Google Alphabet structure

The confusing Google Alphabet structure

Google’s Alphabet is confusing Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 15 August 2015 The confusing Google Alphabet structure Google announced that it is forming Alphabet to be a holding company of sorts for all of Google’s many and varied businesses. The...
Google Adwords on a slippery slope?

Google Adwords on a slippery slope?

Google Adwords on a slippery slope? Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 6 February 2014 Google Adwords could eventually price itself out Being at the top is a lonely place because most of us love an underdog. Google is going to face much of the same future as...
Microsoft and too many Surface tablets

Microsoft and too many Surface tablets

Microsoft and too many Surface tablets Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 30 July 2013 How to keep up (if you event want to)? Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has officially said on the record that Microsoft’s Surface tablets, especially its ARM-based RT version,...
Google Stores may not work for the Google brand

Google Stores may not work for the Google brand

Google Stores may not work for the Google brand Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 19 February 2013 Does the Google brand allow for products? Rumor has it that Google will soon be opening Google stores, much like the ones operated by Apple and Microsoft. The...
The tech value of smart in smart glasses and smart TV

The tech value of smart in smart glasses and smart TV

The tech value of smart in smart glasses and smart TV Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 20 April 2012 Smart has just become a cliche With news that Google is developing futuristic glasses as well as a possible competitor version made by Oakley, it seems...
Google Play is an exercise in iTunes redundancy

Google Play is an exercise in iTunes redundancy

Google Play is an exercise in iTunes redundancy Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 30 March 2012 Google Play is more of a defensive strategy than an offensive one Yesterday, I noticed a new link on Google called “Play.” I was curious about it and clicked on it....
Watch Google Thrive and Prosper — Sorry China.

Watch Google Thrive and Prosper — Sorry China.

Google’s brand built to last Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 22 January 2010 Watch Google Thrive and Prosper — Sorry China. Whenever some one asks us why they should invest in their brand or spend the cash necessary to properly manage the brand, I...