More on Google’s quarterly results
“People rightly ask how will we monetize these businesses, and of course I understand the need to balance the short term with the longer-term needs,” he said. “But our emerging products can generate huge new businesses for Google in the long run, just like search, and we have tons of experience monetizing successful products over time.”
“We want to make products that everyone uses twice a day, like their toothbrush,” he said.
Google said that 550,000 Android phones were activated each day, and that 135 million Android devices had been activated over all; it also said 160 million people used the Chrome browser.