True indeed, Google is a winner because it can compete. I salute the efforts of Google for offering their help in case the Yahoo and Microsoft alliance pushes.
In my sales mentoring speeches I have use Google so many, many times because these just guys achieve through competition. One of the origianal beliefs of the google founders is towards Globalization.
If you look at the scenario, the software and licensing bundles together with the MSN and Yahoo groups will more improve and perhaps really come up with new discoveries.
Hence, the Internet product development will basically create more things that are beneficial.
Ebay, Overtock and Amazon are now intertwined though the 3rd party selllers.
In the end, where will the 3rd party selllers use. Google, Yahooo/Microsoft?