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March 13, 2012

How Much Google Pays Apple to be the Default Search Engine in Safari?

According to a note by Macquarie analyst Ben Schachter, Apple made US$1 billion off Google last year by having it as the default search engine in Safari. He observed that Apple seems to be moving away from Google Maps, which doesn’t affect Google much. But if Apple decides to stop using Google for search, it could be a…