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Google TV: Too Little, Too Late?

New TV Logo? Granted, it's all rumor and innuendo, but there is some truth to stories about a Google TV set top box for living rooms. Unfortunately, it's all too, little too late…with one possible exception. The idea is that … Continue reading

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Google Calls for Help

New TV Logo? Google has reportedly sought out the assistance of the National Security Agency (NSA) in tracking down the hackers who recently infiltrated the search engine giant's e-mail and business accounts. Although this sounds like an unusual step, it's … Continue reading

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Google, China, and Profits

The insulated Silicon Valley online culture that believes information has got to be free has been struggling with the reality that many authorities in other parts of the world believe the contrary (and are willing to use force to assert … Continue reading

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Google Should Buy Skype

After seeking a private buyer, and finding VC and investment firms too skittish, eBay has announced that it will seek to spin off Skype in an IPO, hopefully early next year. Skype is the global leader in quasi-VoIP (voice over … Continue reading

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Yahoo: Hello, Steve…Steve?

Last night when the ungrammatical news came in that Yahoo's co-founder was stepping down as CEO (well, really announcing that he would step down as soon as the board can find some poor soul to take the job), I couldn't … Continue reading

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Google,Yahoo, Microsoft…Duh!

Some facts are so obvious that it's difficult to understand how anyone could be so stubborn as to resist them. For example, there's the case of the world's best portal page (that would be Yahoo, not Google), its on-again-off-again ad … Continue reading

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Is Google’s Android Sponge Worthy?

Gadget Happy After all, that's the real question, isn't it. While the neophyte gizgadget hoi polloi whine about all the things the new Android-based smart phone from T-Mobile lacks, I took a few steps back in order to thoughtfully consider … Continue reading

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