View All num of num See all Photos Google www.google.com Engaged Employer Overview Reviews Salaries Interviews Jobs Photos Benefits 3.6k Reviews 12k Salaries 4.3k Interviews Follow Add Interview Follow Add Interview Interview Question Product Manager Interview Mountain View, CA Google What are Google's major challenges going forward ? (Not competitors, but overall challenges). Tags: See more , See less 8 Answer Add Tags Answer Interview Answer 2 Answers ▲ 3 ▼ My answer was: 1) closed walled gardens, unreachable to Google's crawling spiders (I am looking at you Facebook and other paid news sites); 2) regulation and politics, from Governement limiting web access (see China and other dictatorships in the Arab Spring); 3) social trends, in which users consume their content from within social networks (which, by the way, are closed to Google and not G+). Interview Candidate on Apr 18, 2012 ▲ 1 ▼ 4) Mobile monetization, since adwords is ineffective for it.5) Asia Smartphone makers forking Android and leaving all the google apps out (No way to monetize that.)6) The opposition Google will face by ISP providers who want to maintain the Status Quo and block the expansion of Google Fiber.7)Re-Thinking G+ since very few people wants to use it.8) Backlash against google Cars.9) Lawmakers opposing the use of driverless cars, etc. MoAnswers on Feb 24, 2014 Interviews > Product Manager > Google Add Answers or Comments To comment on this, Sign In or Sign Up.