John Bokma wrote:
> thatguy wrote:
>> What I mean by that is, is Google trying to take over
>> the search engine biz by using patents and buyouts and
>> by trying to eliminate competition rather than respect
>> the free market?
> Business as usual, when did you ever think it would be different?
> Companies that are in existence for "the good of their customers" often
> are not able to make the first year.
Google soon take great responsibility and need to retain their /loyalty/,
not just to the customer, but also to the thousands of Google employees who
have a spouse and kids...
>> And, I'm curious what you think are the long-term
>> prospects of Google given the democratizing nature
>> of the Internet.
> The Internet is not a democracy
Ideally it should be, but we are not quite there yet.
Roy S. Schestowitz