For Once, Google Tops Apple: Today's Death-Defying Demo - Forbes (click for full article) "Apple is legendary for its demos at its software developer conferences, introducing products that surprise and delight the crowd and then consumers. Even with the passing of cofounder and master showman Steve Jobs last year, Apple will likely continue to set the gold standard in launching products in the most public and desire-inducing way. Google? It's known more for rather geeky demos, and even one or two that didn't work very well, like the demo of Google TV two years ago. Today, however, it outdid itself-and even more amazing, outdid Apple. "