Google Spreadsheet – It Doesn’t Even Sound Right June 5, 2006Posted by David Card in Digital Home & Personal Tech.
Okay, this is just silly. Google is just playing with Microsoft’s (hive) mind. Scaring the troops. Sleight-of-handing the managers.
Consumers don’t use spreadsheets. No thinking IT manager would sign off on replacing Excel with a Web-based spreadsheet.
Spreadsheets’ score on the Google initiative evaluator (score of 1 to 3: competitive disadvantage to core competency and leverage)
– Search affinity: zero
– Habitual usage: zero
– Platform potential: one
– Marketplace leverage: zero
– Leading to a net Google focus of: zero