Google Chrome on iOS is not a Safari killer, but its conveniences for users of the browser on other platforms are immediately obvious. It underscores how important the cloud is about to become in the mobile OS battle.
HTML5 games have a ways to go before challenging app platforms for depth and flexibility. But Tylted claims 1 million unique players for its month-old game, suggesting that serious scale is possible here.
Can Microsoft finally get some traction with its Windows Phone 8, just revealed by the company this week? My sense is that there is a soft underbelly to the smartphone OS market that gives them a shot.
In tandem with events in Cannes this week, Google unveils the results of its Project Re: Brief, which tasked creative teams with re-imagining for digital and mobile platforms four iconic ad campaigns of the 60s and 70s.