Daily Archives: October 11, 2006

Ballmer on YouTube Google “transferring the wealth out of the hands of rights holders into Google”


This is a great interview by Business Week of Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer on Web 2.0 valuations and the competitive landscape up at the top of the heap, where Ballmer suggests only companies like MS, Google, Yahoo, and EBAY can … Continue reading

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Google may not be evil, but their advertisers often are. Facilitators of illegal ads should be held accountable


Although I think Google really tries to follow the “don’t be evil” mantra I think it now rings fairly hollow (ha – especially if it’s ringing up a ringtone ad scam at Google Adwords). The problems are click fraud and … Continue reading

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