A Hard Look at Google's Nonsearch Innovations

BW's Ben Elgin took a hard look at Google's innovations outside of search, finding that none of these services have become market leaders.
Heather Green

I meant to point this out earlier, but BW's Ben Elgin took a hard look at Google's innovations outside of search, including Gmail, Google Talk, and social network Orkut. And he shows that, despite all the attention the world lavishes on Google's every move, the company hasn't created a market leading service outside of search.