35) A

A – Correct
Competition is the general focus of the passage. The last sentence “the jockeying offers…opportunities for consumers” suggests that competition is good for consumers.

B – Wrong
‘Have’ is a very strong verb and hence, this is wrong.

C – Wrong
This is not a rule that mature companies cannot compete with emerging ones.

D – Wrong
The passage only suggests that the other three companies could form an alliance. There is no guarantee that none of the three companies will not merge with Google.

E – Wrong
There could be other companies that pose a threat to Microsoft.

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