No, it’s not what you are thinking — today’s announcement is not about Google investing big bucks into Clearwire or lending it spectrum to build-out a nationwide wireless broadband network.
At least not yet.
Clearwire said today that Google will provide the back-end infrastructure for e-mail, chat and calendar to Clearwire’s customers. The change will take place over the next few months, but customers are unlikely to notice the change because they will still have access to their current Cleawire.net e-mail accounts, said
Clearwire spokeswoman Helen Chung.More