April 19, 2012
With facebook’s valuation at 100 Billion based (predminantly) on its 850Million users (nobody is quoting active users though), the valuation is roughly $11.7 per user. Microsoft, with over 700 Million consumer eyeballs (yup, between MSN/hotmail/messenger /xbox and skype) and somewhere around 500 Million registered users it is in most countries a major digital media player […]
December 5, 2010
actually, there are many other issues that google has, but this one was interesting… it turns out a etailer that was getting terrible reviews was coming up top of google search – thereby implying a high quality and recieving lots of business. the real danger comes in when google starts trying to judge what is […]
December 4, 2010
groupon resisited a $6Billion acquisition by google. thats an interesting twist. nice article in NYT. it just shows the power of local sales force for local markets. most businesses actually dont want to worry about keyword searches and SEO, they just want to buy some advertising and drive some business – easily, without the hassle […]
March 18, 2010
google tops the table at $18 per unique user, twiter - almost nothing.
January 9, 2010
the globalization of media and the advertising industry is creating new challenges. big media has always had a very close relationship with government and politicians and the threat of outsiders taking the cash is terrifying. will tax structures be able to stop how people use the internet?