Was just a matter of time…oops, I meant days…wasn’t it?
Well, the future owner of the entire world launched yet another breakthrough product today, this time partnering with T-Mobile. As the article mentions, the G1 is a total mobile-Web play by an as-of-today-pure-Web player. This surely holds tons of promise for marketers who have a good, long look at mobile marketing as a key to uber-personalization and closer relationships with customers. It could also welcome traditional Google advertisers to charge ahead into the mobile space.
Android is one of several efforts by Google to extend its dominance from the PC-Web to the mobile Web. The software is its effort to ensure that its consumer services — as well as its advertising systems — are widely available on mobile phones.
Is there a better friend to marketers right now than Google? If you think so, make your suggestions known.