Thursday, June 02, 2005

Skype CEO for Nobel Prize?

Skype CEO for Nobel Prize?:
"Now that's a noble thought (pun unintended!) Just a tad naive. Or so I think! After all phone has been around for a while, and thanks to high tariffs the communication has been difficult. Never mind that Skype is cheap way to communicate if you can afford to spend a few hundred dollars (or life time of earnings) on a computer type device, and then spend atleast a $20 on broadband. I know Jeff meant well, but still, to think of these gentlemen in the same vein as Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, well I guess it was a trade show. As someone wagged, these comments are a good measure of how close this bubble is to bursting and you can see that in the swollen egos in the industry. Fifteen minutes, shall we say?"

Freakin' bubble! Why do we let these bubbles form?

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...