John Paczkowski

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Scary, Baby, Posh, Larry and Sergey …

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Google is reportedly talking to Simon Fuller, the British entrepreneur behind the Spice Girls, about a joint venture in the Internet broadcasting market. “It’s a big idea on a global scale,” a source close to Fuller tells the Guardian. “It will change television in much the way iTunes changed music.”

Uh-huh.

Hate to say it, but the idea of Google hooking up with the guy behind the Spice Girls seems about as likely as the company’s founders joining the Spice Girls.


Twitter’s Tanking

December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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The problem with the Billionaire Savior phase of the newspaper collapse has always been that billionaires don’t tend to like the kind of authority-questioning journalism that upsets the status quo.

— Ryan Chittum, writing in the Columbia Journalism Review about the promise of Pierre Omidyar’s new media venture with Glenn Greenwald