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"How aggressive Flipboard moves in that area will be interesting, as the company obviously has to be careful about biting the hand that feeds it. (In fact several publishers have already pulled back from the partnerships, choosing instead to focus on their own apps). The only way for publishers and the media to fight back then will be to remove articles from the system, or cut a deal. However, I have said it before and I’ll say it again: No paywall will ever be truly successful unless all the competition is paywalled, too."
"Google has had a successful year - despite its recent tax issue - with the continued rise of Google+ (+135m active users worldwide), its first foray into hardware (Nexus 7), a continued focus on non-tablet mobile, and, let’s not forget, the tiny matter of refining its core revenue-generating product Search...or more specifically the ad network."