If that sounds familiar, it’s because Microsoft tried something similar in the 1990s. And although the company was somewhat successful in achieving that goal, it was met with stiff criticism for trying to take over the world. Critics considered Microsoft the “evil empire.”
In retrospect, that actually wasn’t the case. And many of the innovations that we enjoy today are thanks to Microsoft’s efforts. But now as Google makes a stronger push into so many markets, could this search giant be bent on world domination? Here’s a look at Google’s march towards even greater power and influence.