The New York Times Sunday Business Section on March 14, 2010, chronicles the epic battle of Apple vs. Google for dominance of the mobile applications market.
The lawsuit was filed concurrently with the U.S. International Trade Commission and in U.S. District Court in Delaware. For the ITC claim and the complaint in the Delaware action, click here.
Ostensibly, the fight is between proprietary software and services (Apple) and open systems (Google). But the Times describes the battle as intensely personal, with CEOs Steve Jobs and Eric Schmidt engaged in nothing less than World War III. Who will win?