So much fanfare, so few hits. Businessweek looks at Google’s new businesses and finds no market leader outside of search.
It’s official. Merriam Webster says google is now a verb.
Google is preparing a health portal, pitching WebMD and Intuit as partners
Steve Rubel on 25 Things I Learned on Google Trends.
Blogs and Pods
Apple Updates iTunes Podcast Categories. You are subscribing to at least podcast, aren’t you?.
After Vince Ferrari posted his customer service hell experience as he tried to cancel his AOL service, the New York Times reports that companies like AOL and Comcast now face unceasing accountability to customers who now have a very large megaphone.
Online marketing is huge, so Monster.com is launching a marketing channel
Around the Web
Create a playlist of the hit songs and albums for all your birthdays. It only goes back to 52, still what a great present for someone turning 50.
Friendster Wins Patent for its social networking connecting people within social networks.
It’s like Barnes leaving Noble, Amanda Cogden is leaving Rocketboom. She’s signed with Endeavor which is so cool it doesn’t have a website/
Sniffs the New York Times, It’s a Cyberspace Soap Opera
Best video of the week. Where the Hell is Matt