The corporate’s workers have been shocked to study Samsung’s choice and entered panic mode. In spite of everything, Google’s contract with Samsung earns it an annual estimated income of $3 billion. And if Samsung goes this route, Apple might very properly be subsequent and make it miss out on an annual income of $20 billion.
The corporate is amping up the present search engine with new AI options and likewise desires to make a brand new AI-powered search engine, per NYT. The brand new search engine would provide a extra personalised expertise than the present one by making an attempt to anticipate customers’ wants.
Contract between Google and Samsung is beneath negotiation
Samsung is the primary smartphone maker on the planet and bought 259 million models final yr. The South Korean large’s telephones and tablets run Google’s Android working system, so workers have been understandably shocked that Samsung wished to modify to a different search engine after 12 years.
It can’t be mentioned for that positive Microsoft’s concentrate on AI is behind Samsung’s choice to modify to Bing, however that is what has been assumed at Google. The contract between the 2 is beneath negotiation and it is seemingly that Samsung will stick to Google for now.
Google is keen to retain Samsung and has apparently requested workers to “assist put collectively materials for a pitch to Samsung.”
A Google spokesperson advised NYT that Android phone producers are free to undertake applied sciences from totally different firms.
Google is obsessive about modernizing its search engine expertise per right this moment’s report however has no clear timeline on when the brand new expertise can be launched. Though Bard is advert-free, the corporate’s new search engine most likely will not be. In spite of everything, the search enterprise is Google’s bread and butter. It was price $162 billion in 2022.