February 23, 2012
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February 9, 2012
Comments Off on Eolas loses landmark Web patent case
The idea that someone could actually own a patent on the Web may sounds ridiculous to you. Alas, in these days of intellectual property (IP) lawsuits, it isn’t only possible, it’s actually happened. For years, Eolas has been successfully suing … Continue reading
September 7, 2011
Comments Off on Carol Bartz at Yahoo: Set up to fail?
Let me say this straight out: I think Carol Bartz was a great CEO. She worked miracles at Autodesk. Bartz took a company headed straight to hell and transformed it into a profitable giant. At Autodesk, though, she had a … Continue reading
June 7, 2011
Comments Off on If you don’t use it, lose it.
After decades in the technology business I can still make dumb mistakes. In my recent mis-step, I received a message from a Yahoo Group with a name that looked like someone had dropped a cat on a keyboard. What the … Continue reading
April 7, 2011
Comments Off on Yahoo: The Linux Company
San Francisco–If you know anything about big companies that run Linux, you know Google runs on Linux. Yes, every time you do a Google search you are, in one sense, a Linux user. What far fewer people know is that … Continue reading