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Googles Goal Shifting?

Google’s goal has always been: “Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful”. This goal appears to be shifting. Or clarified, perhaps. ZDnet writes: “Google CEO Eric Schmidt asserted at the company’s Q2 conference “our goal at Google is to have the strongest advertising network and all the world’s information” Google is set …

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When Matt Cutts Posts, Do You Read Between The Lines?

I really like Matts posts. He writes the way he speaks. Say what you like about Google and their hype machine, but there is a real personal integrity and honesty there. The fun bit is trying to figure out what Matt is not saying, because the information he doesn’t let on is, one suspects, infinitely more juicy than the information …

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Flirty Google Acquisitions

Google has made quite a few acquisitions that have drifted off-radar. One such acquisition was Dodgeball, a wireless social networking tool that relays text messages announcing users’ locations to their friends and friends of friends. It combines that information with maps, reviews, comments, profiles and photographs. However, Google is now integrating Dodgeball with its other services. Speaking of acquisitions , …

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Google Buys Jotspot

What is Jotspot? Jotspot is a wiki and offers enterprise social software. Jotpsot is targeted at small and medium-sized businesses. The company was founded by the co-founders of Excite. Now they are part of Google: “It was pretty apparent that Google shared our vision for how groups of people can create, manage and share information online. Then when we had …

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Make Money Posting Videos

The “next big thing” is internet television. It’s already here and the money will follow. The first step towards a workable business model came when Revver shared revenue with video producers. Now Google is doing the same: “Google has begun sharing advertising revenue with the makers of a popular video clip in a groundbreaking deal that could drive up the …

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