One problem the brilliant minds at Google have yet to solve: How to beat Amazon.com at its own game.
It isn’t for a lack of trying. Over the last couple of years, the internet search giant has aggressively built up its own cloud-computing business and pumped out its own line of smart speaker products—two relatively new businesses that have been wildly successful for Amazon. And that hasn’t been without some success on Google’s part. Its cloud-computing arm is now generating more than $1 billion in revenue every quarter. And…