Tom Sherman recently posted "The Downfall of
Google is the single biggest privacy invader of our time. Bigger than the government, bigger than any media company. And Google is a secret empire. They love secrecy. They love to sign e-mails "The Google Team." The supposed Google enginneer who posts on WMW is known only as "GoogleGuy." Google is nothing if not an all-consuming, individuality-stripping BRAND.
Am I catching some faint wafts of fetid rot within Google's happy, yet secretive, empire? Is their brain-vault secret bunker of uberdorks going to be their unraveling? Meanwhile, it seems Yahoo is backing the innovative cool kids and emerging as the company for the people. It looks like a clash between Google's introversion and Yahoo's extroversion. Either way, I know who I'm cheering for. /me shakes fist in air