Avram Miller says that Apple is working on a search engine that will crush Google. In a post from his upcoming book The Future History of Technology, he says that Steve Jobs felt betrayed by Google when it decided to use the acquired Android phone operating system to compete with the iPhone. Jobs set up a secret project named Found at Apple which only four people knew about, and made Tim Cook (the incoming CEO) promise just before Jobs died to continue the project. More here.
April 28, 2014