John Paczkowski

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Mr. Schmidt Goes to Washington September 21

“The Power of Google: Serving Consumers or Threatening Competition?” That’s the title of the Senate subcommittee hearing on Google’s growing dominance of the Internet, which now has an official date: September 21. The event’s star witness: Google Chairman Eric Schmidt, who overcame his reluctance to put in an appearance after the subcommittee threatened to use its subpoena power to compel him to appear.


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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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work