Mr. Schmidt, step down from that board | Webware – CNET

I thought this was a great piece describing the apparent conflict of interest Google’s CEO Eric Schmidt has in sitting on Apple’s Board of Directors now that Google is developing their own operating system Chrome.  There were already issues whenever iPhone discussions came up, due to Google’s Android operating system for mobile phones.  But if Schmidt now needs to recuse himself from discussions regarding the Mac OS, that will most likely have a significant impact on his ability to contribute to the board’s discussions.  It is interesting how intertwined technology companies are and the impact of trying to compete and interoperate all at the same time.

 

Mr. Schmidt, step down from that board | Webware – CNET

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