merely being included in search, whether text or voice, will give the sector a boost*

having a "native" Android experience will do the same*

*I predict both will be noticeable, but neither as big as most hope (nor in the ways they thought).

Search is core... but their apps? Google hasn't gotten the social-web- media experience right yet, IMO. Maybe this time, but I'm doubtful.

@Mrphixer @geeknews I remember hearing about that and wondering... especially the long-life, low-cost version (as I recall). proximity beacons?

@geeknews I haven't heard you mentioning your marketing tactics with those Bluetooth broadcasting devices lately. Are you still experiencing positive results that you can track?

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