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Microsoft appeals for stay of Word injunction | Tech News on ZDNet. Whilst I don’t like the way MS operates and feel they’d follow this through if the boot was on the other foot, I also dislike software patents, they’re the bain of the industry.
Louise spotted this today, we’ve certainly been more favourable to Twitter enabled businesses. —- ‘Avaya nabbed the deal through an unconventional new sales model — Twitter. According to eWay chief executive Matt Bullock, he was evaluating voice solutions and narrowed his choice to two providers. “I decided to send out a tweet to see if … Continue reading
News that well known URL shortening service, tr.im is closing down reinforces my last post about Twitter 3rd party apps.
There will be a LOT of startups and their funding partners wondering about the 3rd party Twitter app or web site model at the moment (eg Tweetdeck and Seesmic), following Twitters failure to handle a DDoS attack. Who really thinks it’s a good idea to build a business that solely relies on someone else’s business … Continue reading
Looks to me like News Corporation’s light is flickering on the way out with desperate attempts from the ‘bricks and paper’ group to claw back some revenue. What chance does Rupert Murdoch have when sites like the BBC give us what we need for free and Google fills in the gaps? Prediction: News Corp has … Continue reading