Tuesday, October 11, 2005

Google Targets Del.icio.us:
Google has quietly launched a nascent bookmarking and tagging product as a feature to search history.

It’s not “social” bookmarking, like del.icio.us, because bookmarks are not public and cannot be shared among users. The product also requires way too many steps to create a bookmark.

(Via TechCrunch.)

Gotta try this later. The review finds some good things, and bad things about the service. Seems to me that Google (RSS reader, and now this) and Yahoo (blog search) are releasing sub-par products to try to stay ahead of each other lately. Or maybe I just don't like their apps. MSN on the other hand hasn't released anything yet... which begs the question:

"Is something better than nothing?".

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 ...