Google Inc (GOOG), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) & One Multi-Billion Dollar Question

As long as Google is the global leader in paid search and the top dog in online advertising — and Microsoft’s Bing is no threat on either front — it will be there to collect the spoils of the migration to cyberspace.

You’re welcome to disagree, but between the two $290-billion companies, it’s hard to bet against Google.

The article The $290-Billion Question: Google or Microsoft? originally appeared on and is written by Rick Munarriz.

Longtime Fool contributor Rick Munarriz has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends Google. The Motley Fool owns shares of Google and Microsoft. 

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