Sources: Mozilla, CNET [Google], [Mozilla], The Verge
quote: 1. First of all, Google Voice was rejected, but was summarily accepted.
quote: Google not only blocks Windows Phone (and ONLY Windows Phone) from accessing its APIs, but it is actively going after 3rd party solutions on the Windows Marketplace.
quote: MS isn't suing anyone that I know of for that at least.
quote: Because Microsoft owns patents and are protecting their property.
quote: Perhaps if Google weren't such d-bags and allowed the same access to their sites to Microsoft that it allows EVERYONE ELSE, MS would be a little more inclined to work with Google on these issues.
quote: Can you run IE or Opera on a Chromebook? ...Yes, if you really like having it all but neutered and getting 3rd and 4rth party programs installed and enjoy dicking with things that should be so much simpler.