Google doesn’t do what it does to be successful. It does it because it is successful. https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=13131794

How to Miss the Boat – Five Times Despite Microsoft’s remarkable financial performance, as Microsoft CEO Ballmer failed to understand and execute on the five most important technology trends of the 21st century: in search – losing to Google; in smartphones – losing to Apple; in mobile operating systems – losing to Google/Apple; in media […]

Upcoming new product – Google Store view

Just discovered the story on Search Engine Land that Google took indoor pictures of a brick and mortar store for a new product named “Google Store Views”. That will allow Google to further enhance their Google Maps service. Not only will you be able make a virtual walk with Google street view in the future […]

If you have something that you don’t wa…

If you have something that you don’t want anyone to know, maybe you shouldn’t be doing it in the first place. If you really need that kind of privacy, the reality is that search engines — including Google — do retain this information for some time and it’s important, for example, that we are all […]

F.A.Z.-Gespräch mit Google-Chef Eric Schmidt

F.A.Z.-Gespräch mit Google-Chef Eric Schmidt: „Die nächste große Welle ist das mobile Internet“ – FAZ.NET Doch Schmidt will mehr: „Die nächste große Werbewelle ist das mobile Internet. Dafür muss man sich nur das iPhone anschauen, das den ersten wirklich guten mobilen Webbrowser hat. Weitere Geräte kommen auf den Markt. Dann wird Werbung sehr persönlich, und […]

Google Docs Offline Version

Google just released a offline version of Google Docs. It’s always impressive to see how fast Google is releasing updates and new applications. I have upgraded this Blog over the weekend to the final WordPress 2.5 release. As far as i can see, everything is working fine. I’m very happy that all plugins and my […]