Daily Archives: May 22, 2007

Jimmy Wales on Charlie Rose


Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia, discusses his Wikia search projectand the internet. He’s the chairman of Wikia, Inc. He thinks it’ll be 2-3 years before they have a robust product. “Democratic, participatory” search project. “Google, Yahoo, Ask” have similar, proprietary … Continue reading

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Why blog? Howard’s got 5 million reason$.


When I encourage folks to blog I like to emphasize that a blog is *very unlikely* to make much if any money. Luckily I was not advising the clever Walstrip folks who just videoblogged their way to a 5 million … Continue reading

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