Nerds of Prey
How Apple and Google Went to War and Started a Revolution
by Fred Vogelstein
Sarah Crichton Books
$27.00 List Price
By the spring of 2008, nine months after the first iPhone reached the trembling hands of the American consumer, Steve Jobs had grown so suspicious of Google’s nascent Android project that he took an unusual step: He personally traversed the six miles from Apple’s central command in Cupertino to Google’s Mountain View headquarters to hold a meeting with the wizards of the great global search engine on their turf.