Summary:

Just as building a superlative user experience is Apple’s strength, Google’s unique edge is its ability to use “the cloud” to do astonishing things. To understand Google’s view of the relationship between mobile computing and the cloud, I spoke on camera with Google’s Hugo Barra.

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Google, it goes without saying, is all about the mobile cloud. Just as building a superlative user experience is Apple’s strength, Google’s unique edge is its ability to use “the cloud” to do astonishing things. The company is rightfully placing its chips on the convergence of mobile Internet and cloud computing. I wrote briefly about that yesterday, and in September, our <a href="http://events.gigaom.com/mobilize/10/?utm_source=gigaom&utm_medium=editorial&utm_content=om&utm_campaign=intext
“>entire Mobilize event will be dedicated to this topic.

At the launch of Google’s Voice Search this week, I spoke with Hugo Barra, director of product management at Google, and captured his comments about the confluence of mobile Internet and cloud computing on camera. It is a short video. Hope you enjoy!

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