Google just became the new fish in deep waters, I can see them being circled already. You can add this to the list of things I didn't want from Google and it's always best to be exactly what your customers want you to be, not what you think they'll want. Search results, Google, pure search results without extras please. It's what made you.
The Google blog says that Page wants this in order to strengthen the Google portfolio of patents. I suppose there is some great legal battle on the horizon to gain full control of our mobile use.