Google: The search party is over - Fortune Tech: "But critics question whether Google can make the leap. 'They are just not that good at it,' says Tom Coates, until recently the head of product at Yahoo's defunct Brickhouse lab. 'Google is very good at building these utility-type products -- search, e-mail, and messaging. They are sort of like the power company of the Internet. But what they lack is a sense of how people share and collaborate.'"