The Kelsey Group Blog http://206.106.174.250/blog/ Local Media Blog en Copyright 2004-2005 ckelly@kelseygroup.com ckelly@kelseygroup.com Ublog Reload 1.0.5 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA['Net Neutrality' and Future Growth]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=898 editorial:

If access tiering takes hold, the Internet providers, rather than consumers, ...]]>
Mon, 20 Feb 2006 12:26:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=898
<![CDATA[MySpace: PR Nightmare in the Making]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=897 Mon, 20 Feb 2006 08:29:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=897 <![CDATA[Adieu Jeeves]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=896 Search Engine Watch writes up a bit of the history of Ask Jeeves now that the butler's retirement ...]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2006 08:01:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=896 <![CDATA[More on the Olympics and Online]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=895 post yesterday about online ...]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2006 16:34:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=895 <![CDATA[Broadband: Growing but Slowing?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=894 data by aggregator eMarketer on broadband adoption — now pegged at 61 percent of U.S. households, according to Ipsos. ...]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2006 10:19:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=894 <![CDATA[Women.com: Taking Verticals Too Far?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=893 Fri, 17 Feb 2006 08:40:56 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=893 <![CDATA[Video Launch Roundup]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=892 Here is yet another roundup of broadband video channel launches. ]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2006 17:41:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=892 <![CDATA[Will The Olympics Go the Way of Live 8?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=891 This USA Today piece explains that Olympics video content is perfect for online distribution. Much like the Live 8 event that ...]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2006 16:51:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=891 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Search Marketing Event]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=890 Search Engine Journal covers the upcoming Yahoo Search Marketing Searchlight Awards in N.Y. The program is highlighting the innovative work of agencies that ...]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2006 14:00:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=890 <![CDATA[Office Live to Offer Free SME Sites]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=889 free basic Web sites to local/small businesses.

I haven't set one up so ...]]>
Thu, 16 Feb 2006 13:31:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=889
<![CDATA[Podcasting and Local Music]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=888 blogs about Podbop, a site that combines podcasting and local. It allows you to hear podcasts of bands that are ...]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2006 10:47:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=888 <![CDATA[MySpace Launches MVNO]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=887 MySpace, the supersite for teens, has announced the launch of its own branded "mobile virtual network operator" network. The service and ...]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2006 10:05:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=887 <![CDATA[Judy's Book Redesigns, Adds 'Structured Blogging']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=886 Judy's Book has done some ...]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2006 08:48:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=886 <![CDATA[Verticals and Local]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=885 post I came across from the Internet Stock Blog (quoting the earnings call) on how local advertising is driving revenue ...]]> Wed, 15 Feb 2006 18:03:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=885 <![CDATA[Traffic 'Smackdown': Yellowbook vs. InsiderPages]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=884 Alexa traffic data that show basically that YellowBook.com and the newer ...]]> Wed, 15 Feb 2006 12:32:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=884 <![CDATA[Sober Review of Google Desktop and Privacy]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=882 Chris Sherman has a very balanced write-up of Google's enhanced destop search and its privacy implications.

My personal view is that ...]]>
Wed, 15 Feb 2006 10:59:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=882
<![CDATA[Eniro to Launch Dedicated Internet Sales]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=883 Local Media Journal next ...]]> Wed, 15 Feb 2006 10:39:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=883 <![CDATA[Kelsey Group Forecast]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=881 press release this morning highlighting some top-level numbers from our forecast released to clients late last week. Here are ...]]> Wed, 15 Feb 2006 10:00:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=881 <![CDATA[A Few Newsbits]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=880 Search and Win: A story that's circulating today is one about the prospect of MSN and Yahoo! "incentivizing" users to switch to their ...]]> Wed, 15 Feb 2006 08:44:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=880 <![CDATA[IPTV News Roundup]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=879
--"Punk'd" and "Beauty and the Geek" creators Ashton Kutcher and Jason Goldberg ...]]>
Tue, 14 Feb 2006 13:40:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=879
<![CDATA[A Whole New Kind of Speed Dating II]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=878 Friday, here is ...]]> Tue, 14 Feb 2006 13:24:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=878 <![CDATA[First Signs of Google Click-to-Call]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=877 Seth Godin (found via SEW) reports on a Google click-to-call option that is being served up with some ...]]> Mon, 13 Feb 2006 23:58:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=877 <![CDATA[Windows 'Expo' Replaces 'Fremont']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=876 Mon, 13 Feb 2006 17:34:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=876 <![CDATA[Berry Adding 100 Digital Reps]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=875 this article in the Dayton Business Journal about The Berry Company's growing online sales force. As we wrote in ...]]> Mon, 13 Feb 2006 16:06:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=875 <![CDATA[IPTV Quick Hits]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=874 Fri, 10 Feb 2006 12:10:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=874 <![CDATA[A Whole New Kind of Speed Dating]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=873 Fri, 10 Feb 2006 11:08:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=873 <![CDATA[Jobs Classifieds: Crossing a Threshold?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=872 this survey written up ...]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2006 09:17:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=872 <![CDATA[Media Discovers Google 'PrintWords']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=871 WSJ (sub. req'd) and MediaPost (reg. req'd) today both have articles about the new, public auction of ad placements in ...]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2006 09:06:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=871 <![CDATA[Eurekster and MyWeb 2.0.2 Part II]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=870 Eurekster. These guys were way ahead of the "social search" curve but confused users ...]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2006 17:33:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=870 <![CDATA[MyWeb 2.0.2]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=869 John Battelle reported today that Yahoo! has upgraded MyWeb 2.0. Users can now search "everybody's tabs," which basically expands the social search aspect ...]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2006 15:38:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=869 <![CDATA[AT&T Weighs in on Syndicated Research]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=868 Thu, 09 Feb 2006 15:30:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=868 <![CDATA[Hicks Quick to Expand in Canada]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=867 acquisition of Phone Directories' Canadian operations, U.S. buyout firm Hicks Muse is pushing an aggressive expansion into bigger ...]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2006 14:52:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=867 <![CDATA[Bright Spots for The New York Times Co.]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=866 Local Media Journal, we break down the Q4 earnings announcements of major U.S. newspaper publishers. You probably ...]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2006 12:20:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=866 <![CDATA[Privacy and Google Desktop]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=864 article by Jefferson Graham pushes the privacy angle: "will/should consumers be fearful of the privacy issues" associated with the new ...]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2006 11:59:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=864 <![CDATA[Murdoch Stresses Targeting]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=865 earnings yesterday. During the earnings call Rupert Murdoch stressed the value of its Internet properties, which has yet ...]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2006 11:32:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=865 <![CDATA[Yell's Irritation Over Rate Cap Issue]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=863 solid numbers for the first nine months of its financial year, which ends on March 31. Its ...]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2006 11:28:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=863 <![CDATA[SkypeWeb, Presence Management and PPCall]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=862

Skype, the global Internet communications company, today announced SkypeWeb, a Web presence feature that is already integrated into ...]]>
Thu, 09 Feb 2006 09:32:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=862
<![CDATA[Classifieds Search Forum]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=861 SDForum's Search SIG event last night on classifieds and search.

Panelists ...]]>
Thu, 09 Feb 2006 08:38:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=861
<![CDATA[Google Desktop Upgrade]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=860 feature enhancements (remote PC/file access, "undocking" of plugp-ins and ...]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2006 01:16:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=860 <![CDATA[Google Goes Public with Print]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=859 John Battelle for pointing out that Google has gone "public" with its program to allow advertisers to buy access (via ...]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2006 18:59:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=859 <![CDATA[Yellow Book in Clicks Business]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=858 acquired Click Forward, a Coral Gables, Florida-based search engine marketing company. Terms were not disclosed. ...]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2006 10:35:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=858 <![CDATA[Yellow Book Buys Click Forward]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=857 Click Forward. Before I saw the release ...]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2006 09:54:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=857 <![CDATA[PPCall Goes Offline With Jambo]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=856 piece in MediaPost (reg. req'd), PPCall provider Jambo has announced that it will enable PPCall for LA Weekly:
Wed, 08 Feb 2006 09:02:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=856
<![CDATA[Demo Happening]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=855 Wed, 08 Feb 2006 08:43:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=855 <![CDATA[Spot Runner Announces Vertical Partner: Cendant]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=854 Spot Runner and Cendant Corp. Cendant is the parent of many familiar ...]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2006 08:26:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=854 <![CDATA[Zillow Launches]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=852 Zillow, which apparently stands for "zillions of pillows" (or that's the genesis of the name/URL), launched today.

The site is ...]]>
Wed, 08 Feb 2006 06:55:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=852
<![CDATA[A9's Udi Manber Reportedly Going to Google]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=851 Tue, 07 Feb 2006 17:46:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=851 <![CDATA[Online Influencing Offline]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=850 this article, Jupiter says:

The amount of ...]]>
Tue, 07 Feb 2006 15:36:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=850
<![CDATA[Video Game Ad Placement Takes a Step Forward II]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=849 been on our long-term radar screen. It will take a while before it has relevance to local, but it's ...]]> Tue, 07 Feb 2006 12:56:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=849 <![CDATA[Barriers to Mobile Adoption]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=848 piece raising the question, "When o when will users take to the mobile Web in earnest?" Indeed, until they ...]]> Tue, 07 Feb 2006 09:07:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=848 <![CDATA['Social Search' and 'Review Fraud']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=847 Tue, 07 Feb 2006 07:34:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=847 <![CDATA[GMail Integrates 'Talk']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=846

  • Potentially ...]]> Tue, 07 Feb 2006 00:33:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=846 <![CDATA[Hearsay Dept: 'Googster']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=845 SiliconBeat discusses an unsubstantiated ...]]> Mon, 06 Feb 2006 19:26:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=845 <![CDATA[Mobile Content in SB Ads]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=844 here. (You can also watch and ...]]> Mon, 06 Feb 2006 08:19:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=844 <![CDATA[Google, Skype Invest in FON]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=843 FON? No it's not a Spanish dessert — that's flan — although it is based in ...]]> Mon, 06 Feb 2006 07:19:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=843 <![CDATA[Navigators Wanted]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=842 Reuters discusses the VW-Google partnership to develop a "prototype vehicle which features Google Inc.'s satellite mapping software to ...]]> Fri, 03 Feb 2006 18:53:56 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=842 <![CDATA[NBC Reaches Locally for Online Content]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=841 Yesterday we wrote about network-affiliated local television stations using their Web sites as distribution points for network content. NBC ...]]> Fri, 03 Feb 2006 16:44:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=841 <![CDATA[Mini Directories March On]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=840 Fri, 03 Feb 2006 16:38:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=840 <![CDATA[Online News Gets Some Respect]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=839 on the rise, newspapers are increasingly putting more emphasis on their online news production. ...]]> Fri, 03 Feb 2006 16:12:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=839 <![CDATA[The MyWeb 2.0 of Video]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=838 Thu, 02 Feb 2006 17:07:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=838 <![CDATA[Super Bowl Ads Aplenty]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=837 Thu, 02 Feb 2006 15:56:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=837 <![CDATA[Straight From the Source]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=836 Neal's comments earlier about direct distribution of content that could increasingly render middleman distribution channels unnecessary, CBS has ...]]> Thu, 02 Feb 2006 15:44:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=836 <![CDATA[Online Newspaper Growth a Bright Spot]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=835 gloomy reports (WSJ sub. req'd) about the health of print newspapers, there's some very good news in online revenues ...]]> Thu, 02 Feb 2006 15:36:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=835 <![CDATA[Google Click-to-Call (PPCall?)]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=834 piece on Google's "click-to-call" initiative. According to the article, the company is working with Florida-based ...]]> Thu, 02 Feb 2006 11:47:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=834 <![CDATA[Coldplay Tickets, NFL Football, MTV]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=833 Thu, 02 Feb 2006 11:07:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=833 <![CDATA[Eniro Adds Click-to-Call]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=832 Thu, 02 Feb 2006 10:55:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=832 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Local Provides 'Answers']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=831 Yahoo! Answers launched it was immediately clear that people would be asking for local recommendations and seeking answers to questions with ...]]> Thu, 02 Feb 2006 10:04:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=831 <![CDATA[StepUp to the Future of Online (Local) Shopping ]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=830 StepUp launched a couple of years ago with the intention of delivering real-time inventory information and product availability to the ...]]> Thu, 02 Feb 2006 08:51:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=830 <![CDATA[WLL Super Bowl Mashup]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=829 Super Bowl mashup. (So there's a football pun/joke in there, but ...]]> Thu, 02 Feb 2006 07:03:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=829 <![CDATA[Simply Hired Is Simply Fascinating ]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=828 Simply Hired. Beyond some interesting things that they were telling me about their roadmap, I ...]]> Thu, 02 Feb 2006 05:12:56 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=828 <![CDATA[Newspapers Are Mad at Search Engines]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=827 this article this morning but was racing out to a meeting at StepUp.com and so I didn't have ...]]> Wed, 01 Feb 2006 18:59:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=827 <![CDATA[Notable VoIP Happenings]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=826 The San Jose Mercury News reported that ...]]> Wed, 01 Feb 2006 15:00:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=826 <![CDATA['Need Something' Ad Campaign]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=825 posted about the YellowPages.com "Need Something" ad campaign when it officially launched earlier this week.

    Wed, 01 Feb 2006 09:43:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=825
    <![CDATA['Point & Search' Part II]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=824 Search Engine Journal covers the recent GeoVector/Mapion announcement about "point and search" mobile local technology in Japan.

    From the GeoVector ...]]>
    Wed, 01 Feb 2006 08:57:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=824
    <![CDATA[Google Is Human]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=823 Wed, 01 Feb 2006 08:08:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=823 <![CDATA[Dex-RHD Deal Closes]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=822 Tue, 31 Jan 2006 12:53:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=822 <![CDATA[Muni Wi-Fi and Sling Bling]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=821 finalized its deal with Philadelphia to provide what amounts to wholesale wireless/Wi-Fi access that can then be resold to ...]]> Tue, 31 Jan 2006 07:41:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=821 <![CDATA[My Yahoo! Reaches 30 Million Mark]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=820 Greg's post last week about My Yahoo!, there was an interesting article in The New York Times ...]]> Mon, 30 Jan 2006 12:11:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=820 <![CDATA[Verizon Settles Strike]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=819 Here is an ...]]> Mon, 30 Jan 2006 10:14:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=819 <![CDATA[YPC Launches Ad Campaign]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=818 Mon, 30 Jan 2006 10:02:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=818 <![CDATA[Will the Real 'True Local' Please Stand Up?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=817 True Local search engine has gone live in Australia. Its purpose is to compete with Sensis and it's "powered" by News ...]]> Mon, 30 Jan 2006 04:29:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=817 <![CDATA[AOL Ready to Give BB Another Go]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=816 Mon, 30 Jan 2006 04:05:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=816 <![CDATA[Google Adds Personalization to Toolbar Upgrade]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=815 Mon, 30 Jan 2006 01:28:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=815 <![CDATA[What's in a Name(TM)?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=814 Sat, 28 Jan 2006 04:57:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=814 <![CDATA[Yellow Book's Usage Results]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=813 Fri, 27 Jan 2006 15:37:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=813 <![CDATA[New Google SERP Display]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=812 screenshot of the test.

    More to come later. Precious little ...]]>
    Fri, 27 Jan 2006 10:42:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=812
    <![CDATA[Music.Google.com?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=811 Gary Price speculating about and discussing ...]]> Fri, 27 Jan 2006 09:18:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=811 <![CDATA[Bullish on InfoSpace]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=808 Dogpile, "what do they want to be when they grow up?" In ...]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2006 19:26:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=808 <![CDATA[Rich Media Ads on Google?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=810 Jennifer Slegg uncovered today that Google is experimenting with rich media ads. The undisclosed plan will, according to Slegg's sources, involve ...]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2006 17:49:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=810 <![CDATA[IPTV in 10 Million Homes in Five Years?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=809 Thu, 26 Jan 2006 17:18:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=809 <![CDATA[Smartphone Dilemma]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=790 Thu, 26 Jan 2006 12:47:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=790 <![CDATA[My Yahoo! Addendum]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=798 post earlier this month about Yahoo!'s expressed plans ...]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2006 12:23:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=798 <![CDATA[MyYahoo! to Get Push It Deserves?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=806 Om Malik reports that it may be ready to ...]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2006 10:51:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=806 <![CDATA[TV Advertisers Cling to Oscars, SuperBowl]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=805 advertisers are clinging to large-scale “live TV” events that still draw large audiences, i.e., the “Oscars” and the Super ...]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2006 06:37:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=805 <![CDATA[Live Labs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=804 Thu, 26 Jan 2006 06:09:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=804 <![CDATA[Bad Signal for Yell on Rate Cap]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=803 This article appeared today in the Guardian Newspaper in the U.K., regarding the ongoing review of the rate cap imposed on Yell in ...]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2006 19:57:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=803 <![CDATA[Shareholders OK RHD-Dex]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=802 release. The deal, which combines two of the top ...]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2006 19:47:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=802 <![CDATA[Classifieds TV: Interesting but Flawed]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=801 MediaPost story (reg. req’d) from Monday about the SF Chronicle ...]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2006 18:00:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=801 <![CDATA[March Madness: the Next Live 8?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=796 PaidContent reports today that CBS Digital president Larry Kramer announced the network will offer all of its NCAA March Madness coverage online for ...]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2006 15:58:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=796 <![CDATA[PEW: Internet Strengthening Social Nets]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=800 Wed, 25 Jan 2006 15:35:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=800 <![CDATA[NY Times Revenues/Subscribers Growing]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=799 summary of the NY Times earnings call (revenues up 30 percent in Q4)—there are lots of datapoints ...]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2006 09:55:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=799 <![CDATA[Craigslist Adds Another Paying Vertical]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=797 apartment rentals in New York. This adds a second ...]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2006 09:46:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=797 <![CDATA[eBay Building Pan-Media Platform?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=795 MediaPost (reg. req’d):

    On Tuesday, some of the nation’s biggest advertisers got ...]]>
    Wed, 25 Jan 2006 08:45:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=795
    <![CDATA[Yahoo! Search Not 'Giving Up']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=793 Yahoo! Search response to the “controversy” created yesterday by the Bloomberg article in which Yahoo! CFO Susan Decker seemed ...]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2006 07:56:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=793 <![CDATA[Google Has Public Support — For Now]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=792 this AFP story:

    A survey from the Michigan-based Ponemon Institute, released Tuesday, indicated that approximately 56 percent of ...]]>
    Tue, 24 Jan 2006 16:55:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=792
    <![CDATA[What is News 2.0?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=794 Om Malik has an interesting take on what constitutes the term "News 2.0" (the latest phrase within the Internet buzzword parlance that ...]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2006 14:35:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=794 <![CDATA[MySpace Goes Mobile, Faces a New Challenger]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=791 PaidContent reports that a new social networking site for Teens called Tagged has received funding. Little is revealed about the business model, but ...]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2006 13:54:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=791 <![CDATA[Google: Improved Local Imagery]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=789 Tue, 24 Jan 2006 08:38:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=789 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Content to Be No. 2 in Search?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=788 Seattle Post-Intelligencer quoting Yahoo!’s CFO Susan Decker on the implied unliklihood that Yahoo! will gain ...]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2006 06:36:56 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=788 <![CDATA[Social Search Review]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=787 nice overview of Yahoo!’s “differentiation strategy” (vs. Google) using community and “social search.” (I believe JudysBook has ...]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2006 05:39:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=787 <![CDATA[Jeeves' New Image Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=786 Tue, 24 Jan 2006 05:11:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=786 <![CDATA[The Earnings Guessing Game]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=785 SiliconBeat and John Battelle raise the question (citing Yahoo! employee Amr Awadallah’s reasoned speculation) of whether Google will ...]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2006 13:33:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=785 <![CDATA[First the Web, Then IPTV, Next Radio]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=772 New York Times about HD radio. Better described as “digital radio”, the technology allows broadcasters to ...]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2006 13:20:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=772 <![CDATA[ReachLocal Deal with FTD]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=784 reports on a large-scale deal between ReachLocal and FTD local florists:

    ReachLocal and FTD Florists ...]]>
    Mon, 23 Jan 2006 12:51:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=784
    <![CDATA[Real Estate Roundup]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=783 Search Engine Watch discussing the proliferating tools in real estate search. It’s quite thorough and ...]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2006 11:50:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=783 <![CDATA[Elusive Millenials]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=782 NY Times (reg. req’d) from Sunday about the elusive “millenials” (people born between 1980 and ...]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2006 10:13:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=782 <![CDATA[Search Marketers Paying Too Much?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=781 ClickZ). The thrust of this Kevin Newcomb piece is that the paid search auction model is ...]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2006 09:58:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=781 <![CDATA[Tension Between On-Demand and 'Old' TV]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=780 MediaPost (reg. req’d) about the tension between “programmed” (read: scheduled) TV and the emerging model of “on-demand” TV ...]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2006 05:54:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=780 <![CDATA[Google News: More 'Up Close and Personal']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=779 Mon, 23 Jan 2006 03:20:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=779 <![CDATA[DCCI Becoming Telmetrics]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=778 DCCI changing its name to telmetrics—that appeared in Ken Clark’s YPTalk blog/newsletter. ...]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2006 02:26:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=778 <![CDATA[Chrysler and Local Click-to-Call]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=777 DMNews piece offers a case study of sorts on how Chrysler ...]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2006 02:01:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=777 <![CDATA[Local Video and Behavioral Boosting]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=776 broad ClickZ article about media fragmentation, consumer control and video coming to local. These are all themes of the upcoming Mon, 23 Jan 2006 01:41:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=776 <![CDATA[Wisconsin WiMax]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=775 is coming to Wisconsin (and then beyond). Some form of broadband will likely cover almost 100 percent of the U.S. within 3 ...]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2006 18:15:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=775 <![CDATA[The (Unintended) PR Genius of Google]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=774 act of resistance toward the Bush Administration’s effort to obtain porn-related search data, has now turned into something ...]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2006 16:35:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=774 <![CDATA[Labor Fired Up About Verizon Talks]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=773 Sat, 21 Jan 2006 15:48:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=773 <![CDATA[Verizon Quick to Leverage Usage Data Results]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=771 Fri, 20 Jan 2006 08:58:56 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=771 <![CDATA[Drilling Down: Targeting the 'On-Demand' Marketplace]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=770 Fri, 20 Jan 2006 08:10:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=770 <![CDATA[JamBase: The Next MySpace?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=769 live music and community site has quietly generated a ...]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2006 07:26:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=769 <![CDATA[Google, Bush and Privacy]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=768 Fri, 20 Jan 2006 06:20:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=768 <![CDATA[Touch Local to Challenge Thomson, Yell]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=767 Search Engine Watch blog identifies a new (to ...]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2006 06:12:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=767 <![CDATA[I Love Coffee . . .]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=766 story that originally appeared in the New ...]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2006 06:05:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=766 <![CDATA[Search Satisfaction Survey]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=765 Keynote. Briefly, here are some general and local highlights:

    For the fourth consecutive wave of the Keynote ...]]>
    Thu, 19 Jan 2006 11:29:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=765
    <![CDATA[Video and the Future of PPC]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=764 reports, among other things, that Microsoft will be seeking (at some undetermined point) to add video ads to PPC. As Thu, 19 Jan 2006 07:48:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=764 <![CDATA[iPod Phone Coming?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=763 trademark applications suggest a mobile phone/iPod hybrid. Why do we care about this? Because an iPod phone that also ...]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2006 07:29:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=763 <![CDATA[Search Key in VoIP Research]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=762 MediaPost (reg. req’d) and by Search Engine Journal.
    Thu, 19 Jan 2006 06:49:58 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=762
    <![CDATA[eBay: Record Revenues, Stock Falls]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=761
    More on the numbers from
    Thu, 19 Jan 2006 06:43:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=761
    <![CDATA[Govt. Now Pursuing Google Data]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=760 John Battelle about the Bush administration’s efforts to get at users’ online behavior and search data. Battelle excerpts ...]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2006 06:17:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=760 <![CDATA[Nielsen Search Numbers for Nov.]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=759 Nielsen reported that total search volume was flat at 5.1 billion (vs. October). The following were the search market share numbers:

    Thu, 19 Jan 2006 05:52:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=759
    <![CDATA[Google Ready to Fight BB Fees]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=758 public discussion by the telcos and perhaps other broadband providers about trying to charge fees/taxes/tolls to the Googles and Vonages of ...]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2006 05:30:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=758 <![CDATA[Inflated Expectations, Inevitable Disappointment]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=757 net income doubles but falls short of estimates) ... But the company’s shares weren’t off as much as Yahoo! ...]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2006 16:14:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=757 <![CDATA[Volt's DataNational Proves the Exception]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=756 Wed, 18 Jan 2006 16:03:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=756 <![CDATA[News Corp. Taking on Sensis]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=755 Wed, 18 Jan 2006 11:15:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=755 <![CDATA[Tribune Adds Video to Newspaper Sites]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=754 WorldNow, according to an article in today’s MediaPost (reg. req’d), to provide streaming video ...]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2006 08:34:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=754 <![CDATA[Gannett + 4INFO]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=753 4INFO. Here’s more detail in the release. Gannett properties will ...]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2006 08:22:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=753 <![CDATA[Local Developments]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=752 column all about local today (roundup of recent developments).

    LiveDeal.ca (a joint venture ...]]>
    Wed, 18 Jan 2006 07:44:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=752
    <![CDATA[BeanPool Joins a Crowded Field]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=751 BeanPool has launched. It looks like they built this on blogger ...]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2006 19:28:56 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=751 <![CDATA[A New Strategy for Outdoor Advertising?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=750 Here’s an interesting concept that circumvents some of the challenges of integrating advertising in online maps. SEW points out that the ...]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2006 17:28:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=750 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Continues Toolbar Distribution Strategy]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=749 Tue, 17 Jan 2006 17:18:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=749 <![CDATA[The 'Other' Google Announcement]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=748 the other Google announcement today. This is about the ability of IM clients/systems to connect with one another. ...]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2006 17:09:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=748 <![CDATA[News Corp. Plans to Compete for Broadband]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=747
    This ...]]>
    Tue, 17 Jan 2006 16:57:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=747
    <![CDATA[Yahoo! Numbers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=746 Tue, 17 Jan 2006 16:02:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=746 <![CDATA[A Whole New Kind of Local Ad Inventory]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=745 This just in from the bizarre item of the day department. A new trend in local advertising? Probably not, but good for a ...]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2006 15:03:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=745 <![CDATA[Google AdRadio]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=744 dMarc Broadcasting of ...]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2006 10:15:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=744 <![CDATA[MLK Jr. Day]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=743 Mon, 16 Jan 2006 14:08:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=743 <![CDATA[Drilling Down on Local '06]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=742 show in March and I’ve had to ...]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2006 13:20:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=742 <![CDATA[A Few Quick Hits]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=741 AP story exploring the privacy implications of high-resolution online mapping. Nothing particularly new here except that the issue is getting flagged. ...]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2006 05:32:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=741 <![CDATA[MSN AdCenter's Ambitions]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=740 announced Friday that it will step up its adCenter online ad platform to handle all the paid search results that appear ...]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2006 14:32:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=740 <![CDATA[NeoMedia Linking Wireless and Real Worlds]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=739 NeoMedia, which has a range of product offerings. What we talked about, ...]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2006 16:38:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=739 <![CDATA[Do Blue Balloons Signal Death for Yellow Pages?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=738 David Galbraith is being credited as the first to discover that Google is beginning to offer blue “Adballoons” on maps, which for ...]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2006 16:05:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=738 <![CDATA[IPTV Article of the Day]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=737 piece today about IPTV.

    From the article:

    No single company ...]]>
    Thu, 12 Jan 2006 15:18:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=737
    <![CDATA[Ads on the Map]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=736 Pamela Parker ClickZ story about Google putting sponsored links on the ...]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2006 14:19:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=736 <![CDATA[LiveDeal Announces Program for Nationals]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=735 LiveDeal announced a new program, AdTarget, that permits national brands and large advertisers to target its local ...]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2006 14:07:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=735 <![CDATA[Local.com Traffic Continues Growing]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=734 release that reflects continued traffic growth at Interchange Corp.’s Local.com destination. The company said that for the month of ...]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2006 13:58:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=734 <![CDATA[Not So Fast on the Newspaper Obit]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=733 Centro, wrote a thoughtful commentary in MediaPost (reg. req’d) that argues online editions ...]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2006 13:45:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=733 <![CDATA[SuperPages Extends Distribution to MSN Local]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=732 SuperPages advertisers (horizontal links across the top) will appear in MSN local search results. This is ...]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2006 13:36:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=732 <![CDATA[WSJ Roundup of New VoIP Phones]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=731 The Wall Street Journal (sub. req’d) has a piece today about the mainstreaming of VoIP through handsets that look and act like traditional ...]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2006 13:19:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=731 <![CDATA[More Google Mobile Moves]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=730 announced button on Motorola phones, BlackBerry says it will support Google Talk IM (among others) and Google ...]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2006 12:16:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=730 <![CDATA[Cable Ad Buying for Local Business]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=729 Spot Runner launched today. It presents itself as an ad agency, but it’s really an Internet-based TV ad buying network. It’s totally local, ...]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2006 12:51:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=729 <![CDATA[News Survey]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=728


    • Fast Search ...]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2006 10:18:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=728 <![CDATA[MySpace Plans to Get More Interactive]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=727 announced the integration of downloadable video, VoIP and IM to MySpace, which News Corp. acquired for $580 million in July. ...]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2006 08:00:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=727 <![CDATA[IAC Launches Comparison Shopping Engine]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=726 SEW reports that IAC/InterActiveCorp has launched a comparison shopping service called Pronto. Check it out and let us know what you think. ...]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2006 21:01:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=726 <![CDATA[Google Earth for Mac OS]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=725 This came out today. Here’s what they had to say about it in Mountain View at “the plex.”

      Today ...]]>
      Tue, 10 Jan 2006 16:46:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=725
      <![CDATA[Spin-Offs No Sure Bet to Unlocking Value]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=724 BusinessWeek has an interesting take on the benefits of spin-offs, which is apropos given the likelihood that Verizon will go the spin-off route ...]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2006 14:39:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=724 <![CDATA[MIVA Retains DB]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=723 Tue, 10 Jan 2006 14:16:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=723 <![CDATA[FAST Newspaper Deal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=722 Tue, 10 Jan 2006 11:01:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=722 <![CDATA[Google in Car]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=721 MediaPost per Forbes) that it would be working with Volkswagen to develop ...]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2006 10:15:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=721 <![CDATA[Knight Ridder Bidders]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=720 TheDeal.com story (reg. req’d) about bidders for Knight Ridder. Potential suitors include:

      Tue, 10 Jan 2006 09:54:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=720
      <![CDATA[Y! Center and G Updater]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=719 Charlene Li points out about Google Pack in her recent post—and this similarly struck me when when I downloaded it—Google ...]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2006 09:18:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=719 <![CDATA[AOL Buys V-Search Start-Up Truveo]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=718 Tue, 10 Jan 2006 06:15:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=718 <![CDATA[2006 Looks to be the Year of Web + TV II]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=717 exclusive interview with Marco Boerries, SVP-Connected Life, Yahoo!. With the recent media storm over content and online video (stepped up ...]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2006 13:08:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=717 <![CDATA[Yahoo! and Starwood Team Up for Free Wi-Fi]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=716 The Wall Street Journal (sub. req’d), Yahoo! will be testing free Wi-Fi at two Starwood-owned hotels:

      Seeking new ways ...]]>
      Mon, 09 Jan 2006 09:54:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=716
      <![CDATA[Forecast Time Again]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=715 Mon, 09 Jan 2006 06:17:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=715 <![CDATA[Local Video Rising]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=714 SiliconBeat for unearthing TurnHere.com, which is posting local videos from all over the U.S.—watch a couple of them and ...]]> Sun, 08 Jan 2006 12:28:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=714 <![CDATA[The Wi-Fi Phones Are Coming]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=713 piece on a Wi-Fi “cell” phone, introduced at CES, that can split calls between cell and Wi-Fi networks. This comes on ...]]> Sun, 08 Jan 2006 12:08:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=713 <![CDATA[comScore Search Numbers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=712 here. Here are the highlights:


      • Google Sites —39.8%

      • Yahoo! Sites— 29.5%

      • Fri, 06 Jan 2006 18:19:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=712 <![CDATA[More Google and TV]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=711 SiliconBeat directs us to a post by Robert X. Cringely about the value and strategic potential of Google serving ads on ...]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2006 16:45:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=711 <![CDATA[Google and Monster?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=710 Fri, 06 Jan 2006 14:41:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=710 <![CDATA[Sour Grapes at the Big Pipes?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=709 WSJ article (sub. req’d) details plans (and negotiations) to charge fees of content providers for priority high-speed delivery of broadband content: ...]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2006 11:26:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=709 <![CDATA[More on Google and Yahoo! Announcements Today]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=708 The New York Times (free reg. req’d) has more detail about the expected announcements from Terry Semel and Larry Page today. Semel’s keynote ...]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2006 11:20:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=708 <![CDATA[Motorola 'Bakes in' G and Y!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=707 announced that it will integrate Google and Yahoo! into handsets (“button on the phone’s keypad” ). A big deal—Motorola is the ...]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2006 09:31:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=707 <![CDATA[YPC in Tight with Yahoo!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=706 Fri, 06 Jan 2006 09:08:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=706 <![CDATA[2006 Looks to be the Year of Web + TV]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=705 BIG year for broadband video and offline “on-demand” cable and, maybe, telco IPTV. The fierce competition among ...]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2006 08:42:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=705 <![CDATA[Small but Venerable Independent Sells to YB]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=704 Thu, 05 Jan 2006 16:09:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=704 <![CDATA[2006 Tech Resolutions]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=703 Thu, 05 Jan 2006 15:13:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=703 <![CDATA[Listen to Live CES Keynotes Online II]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=702 SEW has a link to listen to Terry Semel’s Keynote at CES tomorrow. They also cover Bill Gates’ keynote ...]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2006 15:03:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=702 <![CDATA[Reported Google Video Announcement]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=701 WSJ (sub. req’d) has to say re Larry Page’s forthcoming CES keynote:

        Google Inc. plans to announce Friday ...]]>
        Thu, 05 Jan 2006 09:27:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=701
        <![CDATA[CES News Frenzy]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=700 news and releases are coming out of CES. Among the many news items worth noting is the Skype-Netgear Wi-Fi ...]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2006 08:17:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=700 <![CDATA[Listen to Live CES Keynotes Online]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=699 SEW points to a few places online where you will be able to listen to the live CES Keynote from Bill Gates tonight ...]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2006 15:45:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=699 <![CDATA[Syndicated Data to Be Unveiled in January]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=698 Wed, 04 Jan 2006 13:14:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=698 <![CDATA[ISP Competition: 'Bring It On']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=697 Wed, 04 Jan 2006 13:07:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=697 <![CDATA[Let the Announcements Begin]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=696 Wed, 04 Jan 2006 12:41:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=696 <![CDATA[Google Pay-Per-View?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=695 MediaPost (reg. req’d) about Google gearing up to potentially charge users to watch full-length videos.

        Wed, 04 Jan 2006 05:22:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=695
        <![CDATA[More Than a Product a Week]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=694 Google Blog , the company introduced 77 new products in ...]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2006 04:53:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=694 <![CDATA[Traditional Media Audiences in Decline]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=693 Wed, 04 Jan 2006 04:42:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=693 <![CDATA[Return of the Free/Low-Cost PC?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=692
        How low can it go? The price of PCs, that is. The cheapest desktop PC I ...]]>
        Wed, 04 Jan 2006 03:44:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=692
        <![CDATA[Craigslist and the Revenge of 'Web 1.0']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=691 this posting at Search Engine Journal, “Craigslist has blocked the spidering and indexing of its classifieds sites from search engine robots.” ...]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2006 03:11:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=691 <![CDATA[Google Maps in Gmail]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=690 Wed, 04 Jan 2006 02:31:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=690 <![CDATA[CES: Google, Microsoft and Yahoo!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=689 Wed, 04 Jan 2006 02:12:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=689 <![CDATA[YouTube and Rupert Murdoch]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=688 blogged about hot video-community site YouTube ...]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2006 01:47:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=688 <![CDATA[Google at $600?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=687 Tue, 03 Jan 2006 09:41:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=687 <![CDATA[Ford Rolls Out VOD Advertising]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=686 Mon, 02 Jan 2006 13:40:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=686 <![CDATA[Happy New Year!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=685 Sat, 31 Dec 2005 23:10:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=685 <![CDATA[Will 2006 Be a Breakout Year for Mobile?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=684
        SiliconBeat on mobile couponing from
        Sat, 31 Dec 2005 22:54:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=684
        <![CDATA[The Marchex ZIP Destination Strategy]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=683 Stephen Baker at BusinessWeek asks whether Marchex’s previous acquisition of ZIP code-based ...]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2005 20:33:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=683 <![CDATA[FAST Doing Deals]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=682 Gary Price has a brief roundup of some recent Fast Search & Transfer enterprise search deals. FAST ...]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2005 18:21:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=682 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Answers 'The Meaning of Life']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=681 Yahoo! Answers launched in early December, I decided just for fun to ask the question “What is the meaning of ...]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2005 12:18:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=681 <![CDATA[YouTube Blindsides the Video Search Marketplace]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=680 Danny Sullivan over at SEW points to YouTube, an entrant in the red-hot video search space. Think of it as the ...]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2005 12:10:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=680 <![CDATA[Looking Back, Forging Ahead]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=679 CNET and Search Engine Watch round up the top Web and search stories of 2005 in their respective editorial opinions. It’s interesting ...]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2005 11:49:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=679 <![CDATA[NSA Gives New Meaning to 'Spyware']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=678 Thu, 29 Dec 2005 08:54:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=678 <![CDATA[More Detail on the AOL-Google Deal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=677 John Batelle chased down Marissa Mayer, VP of Search Products & User Experience, to ask her a bunch of ...]]> Wed, 28 Dec 2005 17:20:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=677 <![CDATA[Hitwise: Google's Share Growing]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=676 report ort ("research note") that tracks holiday shopping trends and search market share, among several other things. The ...]]> Wed, 28 Dec 2005 11:57:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=676 <![CDATA[For Better Shopping Search, Ask the User]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=675 nice overview of new shopping engines and their differentiating features. Most noteworthy from my point of view is ...]]> Wed, 28 Dec 2005 11:08:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=675 <![CDATA[IPTV Fails to Steal Cable Market Share...For Now]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=674 Tue, 27 Dec 2005 14:55:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=674 <![CDATA[Google Base's New Interface]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=672 Tue, 27 Dec 2005 02:20:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=672 <![CDATA[...Now Give It a Review]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=671
        Out of curiousity, I was wondering just how long has The Kelsey Group been writing about this topic, and a search of our archives shows ...]]>
        Mon, 26 Dec 2005 22:52:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=671
        <![CDATA[The Online Video Audience Might Be Older Than You Think]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=666
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        Mon, 26 Dec 2005 22:37:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=666
        <![CDATA[Google Creating a 'Virtual Sales Force'?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=332 flash/video presentation about Google's AdSense that appeared on a blog I was reading. Check out the video. It's not specifically ...]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2005 16:26:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=332 <![CDATA[Phone Directories Company Sells Canadian Business]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=670
        PDC has grown rapidly the past few years. John Woodall, President of PDC, told me that overall the business was up 43% this year and ...]]>
        Fri, 23 Dec 2005 15:56:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=670
        <![CDATA[Google Improves Personalized Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=668 personalized search, a feature on the search horizon that will allow engines to better target users and ...]]> Thu, 22 Dec 2005 13:30:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=668 <![CDATA[To Register or Not to Register]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=669 Thu, 22 Dec 2005 13:28:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=669 <![CDATA[Video Game Ad Placement Takes A Step Forward]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=660 announced that it has joined the online game advertising network of Massive Inc., which places real-time ads within the gamescapes ...]]> Thu, 22 Dec 2005 11:10:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=660 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Launches Open Shortcuts]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=662 SEW, that allows users to create custom search commands. funding and with the iPod video making ...]]> Thu, 22 Dec 2005 10:49:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=664 <![CDATA[Well, It's Official]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=665
        ]]>
        Thu, 22 Dec 2005 10:41:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=665
        <![CDATA[More on Google-AOL]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=667 Om Malik takes an interesting look at the Google-AOL deal, including its implications for Video. Among other things, the deal will give a ...]]> Thu, 22 Dec 2005 10:33:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=667 <![CDATA[New Year's Resolutions for Newspapers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=661 here. It’s a good summary of many of the ...]]> Tue, 20 Dec 2005 15:58:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=661 <![CDATA[Google: 'Alea Iacta Est' or 'Jump the Shark'?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=658 Sat, 17 Dec 2005 18:27:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=658 <![CDATA[Local.com to Distribute InsiderPages PPCall Ads]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=659 release: Insider Pages, the community-based local-search engine, and Interchange Corporation, owner of Local.com, a leading local-search engine, today announced an agreement for ...]]> Sat, 17 Dec 2005 09:28:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=659 <![CDATA[AOL: It's Google]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=657 Sat, 17 Dec 2005 08:06:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=657 <![CDATA[MSN Offers PC-to-Phone Calling]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=632 PC-to-phone ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 17:34:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=632 <![CDATA[Alexa API to Power Niche Searches]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=633 This is very interesting -- and we could see a proliferation of vertical search engines on top of this. No time to discuss ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 17:32:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=633 <![CDATA[Topix Adds User-Generated Content]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=634 Topix.net has launched a redesigned site and added user comments and community features, turning ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 17:24:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=634 <![CDATA[StepUp the Latest Local Company to Get Funded]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=635 StepUp announced that it had received a $6.6 million series B round. From the press release: ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 17:23:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=635 <![CDATA[Nielsen: Google Tops in Search, Local Growth]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=636 Nielsen/NetRatings, there were 5.1 billion total search queries in October. Here's how Nielsen recorded search engine market share (U.S.):
        • Google ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 17:21:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=636 <![CDATA[Local.com Ads Furl Functionality]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=637 Local.com will be offering a del.icio.us-like tagging/bookmarking feature powered by LookSmart's Furl like The N.Y. Times). This ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 17:20:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=637 <![CDATA[PriceGrabber Grabbed by GUS]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=638 GUS announced that it's buying ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 17:18:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=638 <![CDATA[$100 Laptop Coming to Market]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=272 picture of the MIT-developed $100 laptop. The computer, created in partnership with Google and AMD, is set to roll out soon. ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 17:13:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=272 <![CDATA[Online Newsrooms Merge With Print]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=642 Following in the footsteps of The New York Times, USA Today announced that it will merge its print and online ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 17:10:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=642 <![CDATA[What Does 'Google Music' Tell Us?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=643 Reuters and SEW. When users search for, say, Madonna (the example used ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 16:47:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=643 <![CDATA[Widget Wars]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=644 Yahoo! Widgets, and it has greatly expanded the widget gallery (it seems). I love these widgets. They're fun. Strategic ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 16:23:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=644 <![CDATA[Top Searches Roundup]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=645 Fri, 16 Dec 2005 16:13:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=645 <![CDATA[Brightcove CEO Predicts Future of IPTV]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=646 according to Jeremy Allaire, founder and president of online video ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 16:07:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=646 <![CDATA[Sensis Exports a Strategy to Europe, Beyond]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=647 Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:49:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=647 <![CDATA[Tellier Talks About Trader Deal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=648 Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:46:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=648 <![CDATA[Yellow Book Reveals Online Revenues]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=649 Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:44:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=649 <![CDATA[Wi-Fi Phones May Challenge Traditional Wireless]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=650 a post about the inexorable spread of Wi-Fi and how "21st-century" businesses (i.e., ISPs and wireless) ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:36:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=650 <![CDATA[Gmail Mobile]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=651 Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:24:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=651 <![CDATA[Ingenio Fine-Tunes PPCall Features]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=652
          Ingenio explains:
          • Auto-bidding: ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:17:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=652 <![CDATA[Classifieds Bits]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=653 apparently decided to no longer offer direct classifieds advertising and will instead become a distributor or aggregator ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:15:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=653 <![CDATA[Google (Local) Lab at Heathrow]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=654 Google Blog. Some time ago Google created ...]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:11:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=654 <![CDATA[Eniro Closes Door on Eastern Europe]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=655 Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:09:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=655 <![CDATA[New Zealand YP Jumps Into Mapping]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=656 Fri, 16 Dec 2005 15:03:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=656 <![CDATA[Yellow Pages Group Buys Trader Media]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=631 buying Canadian classifieds publisher Trader Media Corp. for C$436 million in cash and equity. This puts YPG ...]]> Wed, 14 Dec 2005 17:07:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=631 <![CDATA[Opera: The Rumored Google Browser?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=641 Search Engine Watch blog (Gary Price), which ...]]> Wed, 14 Dec 2005 16:39:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=641 <![CDATA[Google's Inaugural TV Spot]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=639 here's Google's first mainstream marketing effort (PBS TV commercial).

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            Wed, 14 Dec 2005 16:05:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=639
            <![CDATA[A Bullish Take on Yellow Pages]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=640 Wed, 14 Dec 2005 14:39:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=640 <![CDATA[Another Municipality Goes Wireless]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=629 Pew report), there were skeptics arguing that broadband penetration will stall ...]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2005 16:28:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=629 <![CDATA['Click-to-Call' vs. 'Pay-per-Phone-Call'—What's the Difference?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=603 Tue, 13 Dec 2005 12:04:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=603 <![CDATA[Offline Inventory Suddenly Hot—Online]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=626 The N.Y. Times (reg. req'd) about some of the new initiatives (i.e., MediaPost (reg req'd) writes about a new Borrell report about the potential rise of "independent local sites" as another threat to the newspaper ...]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2005 12:03:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=596 <![CDATA[Comparison Shopping Engines Outpace Online Retailers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=620 reported that traffic rose 61 percent at online comparison shopping sites in the week ended Nov. 27, compared with the week ended ...]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2005 11:57:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=620 <![CDATA[GoCityKids Finds a Buyer]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=622 GoCityKids.com had been acquired by Viacom-owned cable channel Nickelodeon. I met with founder ...]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2005 11:57:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=622 <![CDATA[WLL: 'Bird's Eye' Impressive, Basic Maps Need Work]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=619 stunning (I can't ...]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2005 11:54:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=619 <![CDATA[Inform to Simplify and Diversify]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=621 Inform.com. These guys launched several months ago with a host of super-charged features that proved ...]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2005 11:52:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=621 <![CDATA[Microsoft YP Patent Application]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=623 Gary Price over at Search Engine Watch has found a Microsoft patent application covering "electronic ...]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2005 11:48:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=623 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Devours del.icio.us]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=624 Tue, 13 Dec 2005 11:45:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=624 <![CDATA[Yellow Book Launches New Site]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=625 Tue, 13 Dec 2005 11:43:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=625 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Online-Offline Venture Down Under]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=627 ClickZ (and covered also in Tue, 13 Dec 2005 11:34:58 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=627 <![CDATA[Prelude to Another Acquisition?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=628 piece from CNet saying that Yahoo! and blogging software provider Six Apart are Tue, 13 Dec 2005 11:29:58 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=628 <![CDATA[Drilling Down 2.0]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=630 Mon, 12 Dec 2005 13:21:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=630 <![CDATA[Google Transit Trip Planner]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=617 Live Local launch (say that 10 times fast), Google releases Transit ...]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2005 20:36:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=617 <![CDATA[Taking a Break from Blogging for Baby]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=384 Just ...]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2005 04:17:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=384 <![CDATA[Verizon Deal Raising Qs About YP Future]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=618 Thu, 08 Dec 2005 17:08:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=618 <![CDATA[Users Ask, Yahoo! Answers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=615 SiliconBeat and Battelle both cover "Yahoo! Answers," an interesting new social media/community initiative from Yahoo!. The idea is that I can ...]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2005 12:36:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=615 <![CDATA[Yahoo! vs. Skype]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=613 this story today about Yahoo! planning to launch a VoIP platform that will allow users to make ...]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2005 09:14:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=613 <![CDATA[Google Bullish on PPCall?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=616 John Battelle picked up a PaidContent post about Google product VP Jonathan Rosenberg's comments to a conference crowd. Among ...]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2005 09:05:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=616 <![CDATA[Windows Live Local Going Live]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=614 Wed, 07 Dec 2005 19:00:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=614 <![CDATA[Ingenio Adds Two More to Distribution Network]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=610 Wed, 07 Dec 2005 16:35:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=610 <![CDATA[E-Tail Reality Check]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=609 Wed, 07 Dec 2005 14:43:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=609 <![CDATA['Sophisticated' Searchers Favor Google?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=611 John Battelle made reference to a search engine usage survey conducted by investment firm John Battelle for pointing to a piece on SiliconValleyWatcher about Bubbler, an application that appears to make building ...]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2005 06:26:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=256 <![CDATA[The AOL-MSN-Google Guessing Game]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=606 interviewed him on Friday, Jim Riesenbach, SVP of AOL's Search & Directional Media group, was not permitted to ...]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2005 04:25:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=606 <![CDATA[What Do Google and Craigslist Have in Common?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=604 John Battelle's blog regarding MySpace Classifieds. ...]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2005 13:29:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=604 <![CDATA[The Hidden Variable Behind Success or Failure]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=605 article on Google's culture (NYTimes.com, reg. req'd). Corporate cultures are sometimes covered in feature articles that don't ...]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2005 13:20:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=605 <![CDATA[TrueLocal Making Its Move]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=607 Tue, 06 Dec 2005 13:03:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=607 <![CDATA[Jupiter Analyst Launches Real Estate Site]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=608 Tue, 06 Dec 2005 12:57:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=608 <![CDATA[Verizon Info Services on Block]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=600 Mon, 05 Dec 2005 18:13:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=600 <![CDATA[Monday Roundup]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=601 iGenHome -- sort of a marriage between HomePages.com and Trulia. SiliconBeat has a lot more ...]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2005 15:57:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=601 <![CDATA[Verizon to Sell Directories]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=599 Mon, 05 Dec 2005 13:17:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=599 <![CDATA[Thank You to ILM Speakers and Attendees]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=602 Mon, 05 Dec 2005 13:11:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=602 <![CDATA[The Trademark Tango Redux]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=371 Global Yellow Pages Report -- a massive piece of work ...]]> Sun, 04 Dec 2005 21:42:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=371 <![CDATA[More Thoughts on Google Base]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=554 Sat, 03 Dec 2005 10:14:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=554 <![CDATA[Social, Local Search: Everybody's Doing It]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=584 Zipingo has been live ...]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2005 18:18:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=584 <![CDATA[Google Fatigued?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=592 Fri, 02 Dec 2005 16:40:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=592 <![CDATA[Centro an Agency, Not a Network]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=597 Thu, 01 Dec 2005 09:37:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=597 <![CDATA[Sensis Seen as Telstra Growth Engine]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=558 Wed, 30 Nov 2005 14:53:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=558 <![CDATA[Coming Soon: Windows Live Classifieds]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=579 argued that it's about much more than ...]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:50:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=579 <![CDATA[The Way We Search Now]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=583 Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:47:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=583 <![CDATA[Canada Lets YPG's Golden Goose Continue Laying Eggs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=585 Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:43:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=585 <![CDATA[Not Your Father’s YellowPages.com]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=586
            This approach has some risks, but it is clearly a way for the sales force to gain advertising in a world where the consumer is ...]]>
            Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:39:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=586
            <![CDATA[Craig the King of Classifieds]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=587 Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:28:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=587 <![CDATA[TiVo to Permit Ad Searching (Not Just Skipping)]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=588 transformation of TV (from reach to targeting) ... per the WSJ, TiVo is working ...]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:19:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=588 <![CDATA[Online Mapping Outpaces Overall Internet Growth]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=589 reported that, while Internet use grew 7 percent overall in 2004, online map site traffic increased 33 percent to 51.3 million. Mapquest ...]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:17:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=589 <![CDATA[Ingenio Adds Marchex to Network]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=590 building out a proprietary network of local and vertical destination sites, announced that Ingenio PPCall advertisers would ...]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:09:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=590 <![CDATA[Local Ad Placement Firm Launches]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=591 Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:07:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=591 <![CDATA[Local.com Adds Local Shopping Content]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=593 providing ShopLocal’s ...]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2005 19:54:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=593 <![CDATA[Centro Take Two]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=594 Integrent's new geo-targeted network Centro, below. When I spoke, now some time ago, ...]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2005 19:50:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=594 <![CDATA[Dex Claims Regional Leadership for 7th Straight Quarter]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=595 Tue, 29 Nov 2005 19:47:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=595 <![CDATA[Google Testing PPCall]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=581 Yahoo!'s testing of PPCall, Google is testing "Click to Call." No phone numbers are exposed; ...]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2005 09:23:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=581 <![CDATA[Ask Goes Fishing for Video Content]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=582 GoFish.

            ]]>
            Wed, 23 Nov 2005 13:51:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=582
            <![CDATA[RHD Reported in Pursuit of Dex]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=7 Wed, 23 Nov 2005 10:50:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=7 <![CDATA[Digging Deeper Into the Data: Local Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=574 Wed, 23 Nov 2005 10:39:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=574 <![CDATA[More Newspaper Doom and Gloom]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=573 Wed, 23 Nov 2005 10:37:58 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=573 <![CDATA[More on 'Froogle Local']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=578 Wed, 23 Nov 2005 10:32:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=578 <![CDATA[CNET Gets Into Local Shopping (Google Too)]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=575 announced that it is now helping consumers find tech gadgets in local, offline stores: CNET's innovative local shopping capability goes beyond today's standard ...]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2005 10:30:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=575 <![CDATA[Late Night, Early Morning Fun]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=577 logo analysis. AT&T Wireless was acquired by Cingular, which then rebranded the ...]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2005 10:26:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=577 <![CDATA[Search via Camera Phone]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=580 this story about the advent of mobile visual search, a technology that lets consumers with camera phones use snapshots of ...]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2005 10:18:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=580 <![CDATA[The Google of Internet TV?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=576 reported, BrightCove has received a $16.2 million investment from IAC, Hearst and AOL (and has a Tue, 22 Nov 2005 00:19:58 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=576 <![CDATA[Search Gains]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=570 Mon, 21 Nov 2005 12:18:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=570 <![CDATA[Google Wi-Fi Now a Reality]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=559 hometown of Mountain View, California. Next up, San Francisco?

            ]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2005 10:14:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=559 <![CDATA[Now There Are Swickis]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=560 Mon, 21 Nov 2005 10:06:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=560 <![CDATA[Google Base Part III]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=561 Mon, 21 Nov 2005 10:03:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=561 <![CDATA[eBay the New YP Competitor?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=563 Yellow Pages Today in Austria, where he heard someone talking today about how eBay is ...]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2005 10:00:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=563 <![CDATA[BellSouth Plans New Ad Campaign]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=565 Mon, 21 Nov 2005 09:56:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=565 <![CDATA[Short Takes for Friday]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=562
          • Judy's Book grabs US$8 million in series B funding from Mobius Venture Capital, with contributions from Ignition ...]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2005 09:53:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=562 <![CDATA[Judy's Book Adopts PPCall]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=568 Mon, 21 Nov 2005 09:44:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=568 <![CDATA[CNET Japan Innovation Coverage]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=566 CNET Japan Innovation conference.

            Search Engine Journal's Loren Baker is ...]]>
            Mon, 21 Nov 2005 09:43:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=566
            <![CDATA[RHD, DEX Clear Hurdle]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=567 Mon, 21 Nov 2005 09:40:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=567 <![CDATA[Buying Ink by the Barrel]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=569
            Ten years ago, when The Kelsey Group more closely covered the newspaper industry, we conducted annual research among both dailies and weeklies to judge their ...]]>
            Mon, 21 Nov 2005 09:37:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=569
            <![CDATA[Onsite AdSense]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=572 the ...]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2005 09:19:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=572 <![CDATA[TiVo via iPod, Skype via RadioShack]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=571 TiVoToGo, a service that will put TV on iPods or Sony PSP devices. Also, Skype announced a deal with ...]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2005 09:15:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=571 <![CDATA[Google Video Gets Real]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=279 interesting discussion regarding the impending launch of genuine video on Google, what it might mean for third parties, ...]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2005 07:31:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=279 <![CDATA[Stover Back in the YP Game]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=564 Fri, 18 Nov 2005 09:19:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=564 <![CDATA[The Missing Network]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=557 Thu, 17 Nov 2005 13:06:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=557 <![CDATA[The Best of Times and the Worst]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=552
          • NYTimes.com
          • USAToday.com
          • WashingtonPost.com
          • LATimes.com ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 17:31:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=552 <![CDATA[Online Inventory Problems]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=556 PaidContent write-up of a WSJ story about the rising cost and ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 17:27:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=556 <![CDATA[U.S. Democrats Pushing Universal Broadband]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=555 will continue its march. In accordance with that notion, U.S. House Democrats (according ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 14:06:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=555 <![CDATA[Amazon Patents Consumer Reviews? Absurd!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=537 Wed, 16 Nov 2005 14:00:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=537 <![CDATA[Google Targets Verticals As Selling Tool]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=538 by vertical) to show advertisers by industry how consumers are looking ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 13:54:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=538 <![CDATA[AOLTV, TW and 'The Tail']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=539 ILM White Paper about the future of TV (IPTV and video search). One of the strongest ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 13:53:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=539 <![CDATA[Major Market Meltdown?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=540 Wed, 16 Nov 2005 13:47:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=540 <![CDATA[comScore: Top 20 Sites by Traffic]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=541 Internet ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 13:44:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=541 <![CDATA[Enter the 'Shoposphere']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=542 personalization and community features. ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:38:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=542 <![CDATA[TrueLocal Goes Live]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=543 TrueLocal is a consumer-facing local search engine that has been operating "under the radar" (except for appearances at SES) for a while. Run ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:34:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=543 <![CDATA[Local Search Survey Cont'd]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=544 Local Search Survey. We'll present the results before the "Building the Ideal Local Destination" ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:30:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=544 <![CDATA[ContactAtOnce! and IM Marketing]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=545 ContactAtOnce! has been running trials with automotive verticals adding IM and presence management to dealer Web sites. The results of the trial, ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:23:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=545 <![CDATA[Friendster Finally For Sale]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=546 Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:15:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=546 <![CDATA[ILM:05 Update]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=547 Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:14:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=547 <![CDATA[Paid Search Already at $7B?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=548 Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:12:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=548 <![CDATA[VoIP: Price vs. Privacy?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=549 authority to tap more VoIP calls at its discretion. VoIP calling is ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:11:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=549 <![CDATA[SBC CFO on Yellow Pages and IPTV]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=550 Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:09:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=550 <![CDATA[Google Base Is Live]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=551 Here it is and it is in fact a separate area of the site. While one can search for anything, results ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 11:08:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=551 <![CDATA[The Return of Metrobot]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=553 Metrobot, run by Geoff Campbell, was doing some very different things with ...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2005 10:57:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=553 <![CDATA[More Free Weekly Classifieds]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=243 Tue, 15 Nov 2005 14:06:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=243 <![CDATA[Real Estate and the Future of Dynamic Mapping]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=190 Housingmaps to the 10 people who haven't ...]]> Tue, 15 Nov 2005 03:37:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=190 <![CDATA[Google Local, Maps on Phones]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=521 Google Local for ...]]> Sun, 13 Nov 2005 11:32:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=521 <![CDATA[Faster and Faster]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=535 Fri, 11 Nov 2005 10:02:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=535 <![CDATA[A Different Sort of Google Print: Part Deux]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=536 print buying. This Fri, 11 Nov 2005 09:50:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=536 <![CDATA[Google Automat: Not Just About Classifieds]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=532 Thu, 10 Nov 2005 21:57:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=532 <![CDATA[What Is Dex’s Approach to Monetizing Search?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=533 Thu, 10 Nov 2005 11:10:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=533 <![CDATA[TPI Buys Argentine Publisher]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=534 Thu, 10 Nov 2005 10:18:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=534 <![CDATA[Google Travel?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=529 write-up. I'm on a break from a private equity conference and on a PAINFULLY slow connection, ...]]> Wed, 09 Nov 2005 14:45:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=529 <![CDATA[More on the Yahoo!–TiVo Deal: The Local Angle]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=530 partnership between Yahoo! and TiVo will allow the latter's users to record programs from their PCs. This not only gives TiVo users ...]]> Wed, 09 Nov 2005 14:40:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=530 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Apparently IS Testing PPCall]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=531 Tue, 08 Nov 2005 23:33:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=531 <![CDATA[Display Spending Boosted for Local Sites]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=480 MediaPost about their clients' third-quarter media spending. The survey indicated that ...]]> Tue, 08 Nov 2005 12:02:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=480 <![CDATA[MSN Bringing VoIP, IM and Maps Together]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=511 Om Malik on a Windows Live/Messenger demo (yesterday) that integrates VoIP click-to-call into MSN mapping so users ...]]> Tue, 08 Nov 2005 10:09:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=511 <![CDATA[Knight Ridder's Largest Shareholder Wants a Sale]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=512 poor outlook for traditional newspaper publishing, Knight Ridder's largest ...]]> Tue, 08 Nov 2005 10:08:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=512 <![CDATA[AskMeNow: A Cheaper, Hipper DA]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=513 PocketThis (voice/DA in, SMS/Wap out) AskMeNow is a new, more useful version of current directory assistance. The fully automated ...]]> Tue, 08 Nov 2005 10:05:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=513 <![CDATA[New and Improved Yahoo! Maps]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=514 new Yahoo! Maps upgrade: It's nicer to look at and easier to manipulate. There are a great many ...]]> Tue, 08 Nov 2005 09:58:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=514 <![CDATA[News They Like, Not the Newspaper]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=515 Tue, 08 Nov 2005 09:51:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=515 <![CDATA[PPCall Rumors and Other Stuff]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=528 Tue, 08 Nov 2005 09:43:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=528 <![CDATA[Local.com Adds Ingenio's PPCall Ads]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=525 Local.com destination. Local.com is impressively fast and clean but needs to beef up its content to ...]]> Tue, 08 Nov 2005 07:24:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=525 <![CDATA[Making VoIP a Household Name]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=517 Mon, 07 Nov 2005 20:56:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=517 <![CDATA[Take the Local Search Survey]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=505 survey of industry professionals and those coming to ILM:05 to get a sense ...]]> Mon, 07 Nov 2005 20:47:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=505 <![CDATA[Will Success (and Rupert Murdoch) Spoil MySpace?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=518 Mon, 07 Nov 2005 20:41:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=518 <![CDATA[Video-over-IP, Dominoes and Newspapers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=520 Festoon will video-enable your VoIP conversations on Google Talk or Skype. (Catch: You've got ...]]> Mon, 07 Nov 2005 20:37:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=520 <![CDATA[Yahoo!-TiVo Deal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=522 The N.Y. Times reports on a pending announcement between Yahoo! and TiVo. Yahoo! moves off the desktop and into the living room. ...]]> Mon, 07 Nov 2005 20:23:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=522 <![CDATA[Yelp Gets a Shout From VCs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=523 Yelp, a San Francisco Bay Area local community site with directory listings -- or local directory site with community and social networking -- ...]]> Mon, 07 Nov 2005 20:18:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=523 <![CDATA[Man vs. Machine]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=524 Sunday's N.Y. Times about Yahoo! and its long-term search strategy. I was at Yahoo! on Friday ...]]> Mon, 07 Nov 2005 20:14:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=524 <![CDATA[Topix Adds Blogs to Crawl]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=526 Topix.net (majority owned by the newspapers) added 15,000 blogs to its ...]]> Mon, 07 Nov 2005 20:03:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=526 <![CDATA[What's in a Name?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=527
            In the past, RHD has described itself as “a leading Yellow Pages publisher and directional media company.” That was the term used in the press ...]]>
            Mon, 07 Nov 2005 20:02:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=527
            <![CDATA[Google the Agency, Google the Network]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=502 The N.Y. Times' Saul Hansell, reviewing Google's model and history and speculating about its ...]]> Sat, 05 Nov 2005 12:12:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=502 <![CDATA[Craig and Wikipedia]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=519 This is interesting. (Going for blogging minimalism here.)

            ]]>
            Fri, 04 Nov 2005 16:10:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=519
            <![CDATA[Amid Mapping Frenzy, 'Personalized Maps' Come to Google]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=516 Fri, 04 Nov 2005 08:42:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=516 <![CDATA[The Return of the 'Network Computer']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=509 Windows Live (a version of the pre-existing beta Start.com) confirms what we already know: the Larry ...]]> Fri, 04 Nov 2005 07:22:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=509 <![CDATA[Yellow Pages Group's New Home Improvement Guides]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=488 Fri, 04 Nov 2005 07:20:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=488 <![CDATA[Katrina and One Company]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=398
            It is not surprising that the Yellow Pages industry has stepped up to the plate to help their employees and their customers. Dan told me ...]]>
            Fri, 04 Nov 2005 06:47:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=398
            <![CDATA[Developments in Euro Search & Directory]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=489 * Eniro has announced a partnership with Internet telephony player ...]]> Fri, 04 Nov 2005 06:47:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=489 <![CDATA[A Different Sort of 'Google Print']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=397 offline on behalf of ...]]> Fri, 04 Nov 2005 06:47:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=397 <![CDATA[AOL Bidding War: Coincidence or Calculation?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=472 apparently gotten into the game of bidding for a piece of AOL. Whether AOL first approached MSN or vice-versa, I ...]]> Fri, 04 Nov 2005 06:47:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=472 <![CDATA[AOL Jumps on Blog Search Bandwagon]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=473 Google, Yahoo! and, apparently, now America Online will add blogs to its search tool kit (on ...]]> Fri, 04 Nov 2005 06:46:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=473 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Autos Custom: Ads + Community]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=507 Yahoo! Autos Custom. It's an enthusiast site (hence the LT reference) but it ...]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2005 21:07:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=507 <![CDATA[SuperPages Adds Reviews]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=510 Chris Sherman for pointing this out . . . As they promised earlier in the year, Verizon has added Tue, 01 Nov 2005 17:43:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=510 <![CDATA[The SBC-BellSouth Marriage that Never Was]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=508 Tue, 01 Nov 2005 16:04:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=508 <![CDATA[IAC Si, Newspapers No]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=506 IAC beats analysts' expectations (wish I could do that), while newspapers are having a report about fear online: "Leap of ...]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2005 10:39:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=495 <![CDATA[AT&T-Yahoo!?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=497 The N.Y. Times that says SBC will take the venerable name AT&T once the acquisition is approved. One response: ...]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2005 09:43:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=497 <![CDATA[LookSmart Goes Deep]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=498 vertical sites on everything from ...]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2005 09:39:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=498 <![CDATA[Better Late Than Never]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=500 by state. The numbers are going to be larger ...]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2005 09:35:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=500 <![CDATA[The Anticipated 'Laptop in the Kitchen']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=501 Tue, 01 Nov 2005 09:34:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=501 <![CDATA[Cable Cos Preempt Telcos' IPTV '4-Play']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=503 Tue, 01 Nov 2005 09:26:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=503 <![CDATA[Local Matters Buys AreaGuides]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=504 AreaGuides.net has been acquired by Denver-based Local Matters. This is the first consumer-facing ...]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2005 09:15:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=504 <![CDATA[Tribune Paper Drops AdSense for Quigo]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=258 Editor & Publisher, Tribune Co.'s Newsday has abandoned AdSense in favor of an ...]]> Sun, 30 Oct 2005 19:30:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=258 <![CDATA['Pay Per Call' World about to Become More Competitive]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=110 Fri, 28 Oct 2005 17:18:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=110 <![CDATA[More Social Media and Maps]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=499 SiliconBeat for pointing out Social Media + Maps site Frappr. It's fun; take a look. Also strongly critical of IYPs ("Internet Yellow Pages Are Dead") as ...]]> Thu, 27 Oct 2005 07:19:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=496 <![CDATA['Google Base': What Is It?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=486 Google Base (now apparently down) is a content entry system for:
            • Description of your party planning service
            • Articles on current events from your ...]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2005 15:18:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=486 <![CDATA[Free Metro Dailies Not Reaching New Audiences]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=490 bad bit of news (reg req'd) for the newspaper industry that had been using free metro dailies to reach ...]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2005 14:01:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=490 <![CDATA[Yahoo!: Help Us Help You Plan a Trip]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=493 Yahoo! ...]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2005 13:54:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=493 <![CDATA[LiveDeal Steps Into Big Leagues]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=484 LiveDeal, which was initially dismissed by some as being unable to compete with Google, Craigslist and eBay, has scored a major ...]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2005 13:53:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=484 <![CDATA[Independents on Track to Parity: ADP Leader]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=483 Wed, 26 Oct 2005 13:50:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=483 <![CDATA[A Senior Moment]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=485
              In a separate item by David Carr, titled “Why You Should Pay to Read This,” the author suggests that paid content is in real danger ...]]>
              Wed, 26 Oct 2005 13:45:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=485
              <![CDATA[More Consolidation in Hispanic Market]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=487 Wed, 26 Oct 2005 13:25:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=487 <![CDATA[You Say Kaboodle, I Say . . .]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=491 Eric Auchard (Reuters) profiles a new social search engine, Kaboodle (sort of like Jeteye but simpler). It looks ...]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2005 09:57:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=491 <![CDATA[AIM a Key for AOL]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=492 marketing AIM to younger audiences, where it has brand and usage strength. Also, another area of AOL strength, the ...]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2005 09:18:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=492 <![CDATA[AOL Reportedly Buys Blog Network]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=449 PaidContent: Weblogs Inc, the blog media company founded by Jason Calacanis, is being bought by America ...]]> Tue, 25 Oct 2005 08:05:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=449 <![CDATA[Too Many Items, Too Little Time]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=242
            • MapQuest to Mon, 24 Oct 2005 15:39:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=242 <![CDATA[Google Getting Into Real Estate?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=481 HousingMaps, Yahoo! Apartments, HomePages, Trulia and now Google may be seeking to combine real ...]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2005 08:38:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=481 <![CDATA[News Aggregation Supersite Launches]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=474 Inform unveiled itself. I spoke to CEO Neal Goldman a couple of weeks ago and got a ...]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2005 12:32:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=474 <![CDATA[Will an 'Information Service' Designation Lead to the Sale of YP Information Ser]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=368
              The recent earnings' results from BellSouth, SBC and Verizon all show that their growth is coming primarily from high-speed Internet and wireless. Accordingly, we believe ...]]>
              Sat, 22 Oct 2005 07:05:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=368
              <![CDATA[Destination-Aggregation Smackdown: Craig vs. Craig]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=457 John Battelle reported first yesterday, CL ...]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2005 16:44:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=457 <![CDATA[Google'$ Earning$]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=482 Fri, 21 Oct 2005 10:39:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=482 <![CDATA[Rock Stars, Athletes and Yellow Pages Executives]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=471
              The confidentiality inherent in this closed industry kept jealousy at bay, and it no doubt encouraged many executives who were successful to stay with their ...]]>
              Wed, 19 Oct 2005 14:59:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=471
              <![CDATA[Yahoo! Earnings and Local Acquisition]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=477 Wed, 19 Oct 2005 13:34:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=477 <![CDATA[Abierto vs. Cerrado]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=478 a fascinating post at SiliconBeat about the brewing debate, ...]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2005 13:31:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=478 <![CDATA['Contextualizing' a Local Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=479 Wed, 19 Oct 2005 13:25:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=479 <![CDATA[Real Estate, Maps and Meta Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=437 SiliconBeat has identified another interesting mapping/real estate "mashup" (Google Maps) + meta search. There's a lot happening with ...]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2005 10:51:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=437 <![CDATA[Healthline: Vertical Health Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=476 SiliconBeat thoroughly covers the new launch of this health search engine/destination. Blogger and sometime Kelsey Group conference panelist Tony Gentile disappeared from the ...]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2005 10:51:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=476 <![CDATA[More on GoogleNet]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=475 Search Engine Watch blog on Google's bid to provide free Wi-Fi to San Francisco. We've discussed ...]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2005 09:58:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=475 <![CDATA[YBR Group Buys TDC, Changes Name]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=466 Fri, 14 Oct 2005 15:31:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=466 <![CDATA[Income Trust Under Fire in Canada]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=467 Fri, 14 Oct 2005 15:26:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=467 <![CDATA[Article Looks at Minibook Battle in Bay Area]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=468 Fri, 14 Oct 2005 15:22:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=468 <![CDATA[The Debate: Ads on Covers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=469 Fri, 14 Oct 2005 15:10:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=469 <![CDATA[Eniro Sweeping Away Noncore Assets]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=470 Fri, 14 Oct 2005 15:02:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=470 <![CDATA[Craig Blocks Oodle]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=465 Search Engine Watch. I'm in a meeting ...]]> Fri, 14 Oct 2005 14:07:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=465 <![CDATA[HomePages: The Next Level]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=464 HomePages.com. It's real-estate mapping and accompanying monetization taken to the "next level," with a great deal ...]]> Thu, 13 Oct 2005 11:18:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=464 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Seasons News Search With Blogs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=458 news search with a dash of blog search. (This is probably not a full-blown Yahoo! blog-search offering.) ...]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2005 10:55:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=458 <![CDATA[Tagging Sneaks Into Google Search History]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=461 search history functionality, which can also now be added as a content module to the ...]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2005 10:55:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=461 <![CDATA[Slow Ad Shift Buys Newspapers Time]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=459 Editor and Publisher) reflects that national advertisers have not in fact ...]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2005 10:46:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=459 <![CDATA[Yahoo! and MSN in Reported IM Deal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=460 others are reporting that Wednesday Yahoo! and MSN will announce consumer IM "interoperability." The conventional wisdom being widely repeated is: ...]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2005 10:39:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=460 <![CDATA[Consumer Reports Is Dead; Long Live ConsumerReports.org]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=462 announced it had passed the 2 millionth subscriber milestone, which is quite impressive considering that consumers still resist paying for ...]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2005 10:32:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=462 <![CDATA[Students, Parents and Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=463 MediaPost) about students' and parents' use of and attitudes toward traditional ...]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2005 09:57:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=463 <![CDATA[Did Verizon Demote SuperPages?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=156
              In the first quarter of 2001, Verizon Information Services rolled out SuperPages as the new brand identity for its print directory products. At the time, ...]]>
              Mon, 10 Oct 2005 15:31:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=156
              <![CDATA[Are RBOC Yellow Pages the Big Game?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=132
              The Journal goes on to predict that Carlyle won't be the largest buy-out fund for long. At least three other companies "are expected to be ...]]>
              Mon, 10 Oct 2005 15:29:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=132
              <![CDATA[MSN AdCenter Wants SMEs for Beta]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=455 MSN's Search Blog: From: Yusuf Mehdi As you know, we launched MSN adCenter --our next generation advertising platform -- ...]]> Mon, 10 Oct 2005 11:17:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=455 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Podcast Portal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=454 Mon, 10 Oct 2005 11:15:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=454 <![CDATA[Google Reader Take Two]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=456 Google Reader for the past 72 hours, my initial "hands-on" reaction is very positive. (Critiques: "Labels" aren't working for me, ...]]> Mon, 10 Oct 2005 11:15:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=456 <![CDATA[Google (RSS) Reader]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=453 Google Reader earlier today. It joins an already crowded field of RSS readers (and Google's personalized home page and sidebar ...]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2005 16:55:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=453 <![CDATA[GoogleNet Inches Closer to Reality]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=441 rumor, then the Wi-Fi VPN, now confirmation of a bid to provide piece in which he quoted Yahoo! CEO Terry Semel who ...]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2005 15:44:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=450 <![CDATA[More 'Upcoming' for Yahoo! Local]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=446 announced that it had acquired upcoming.org (a Flickr-like events calendar that is user-driven). This is going to bolster Yahoo!'s already ...]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2005 15:39:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=446 <![CDATA[Ning: Another Social App with Local Aspects]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=447 Marty Himmelstein for alerting me about Ning, a social-media tool that covers a bunch of topics but has ...]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2005 15:36:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=447 <![CDATA[Mashup: Google Maps + Google Local]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=448 Local out of beta and combined it with the surprisingly popular Google Maps in a single "map-centric" interface. Here's a ...]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2005 15:27:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=448 <![CDATA[Process Patents and 'Post Search' Ads]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=451 business "process" or "method" patents. Some of them ...]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2005 15:06:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=451 <![CDATA[Back from DDC]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=440 Fri, 07 Oct 2005 14:46:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=440 <![CDATA[It Wasn't Just a Rumor, RHD Buys Dex]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=444 Fri, 07 Oct 2005 14:43:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=444 <![CDATA[Dex Becomes RHD's Online Strategy]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=442 Fri, 07 Oct 2005 14:39:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=442 <![CDATA[Topix 'Contextual News' Links]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=452 Topix, which has a number of third-party, local news distribution deals with the likes of AOL and Citysearch, among ...]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2005 13:54:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=452 <![CDATA[Why Not Just Steal a Successful Site?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=354 Silicon Beat points to a site that exactly duplicates Craigslist's look and feel and listings presentation (it actually uses Craigslist's ...]]> Wed, 05 Oct 2005 08:42:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=354 <![CDATA[CPA to Fight Click Fraud]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=346 Carat's Ron Belanger (with whom I shared a long table at the ...]]> Wed, 05 Oct 2005 08:42:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=346 <![CDATA['UGC' Exploding in the 'Blogosphere']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=347 BBC), "the number of blogs is doubling every five months." I met last week with the folks (Stu MacFarlane ...]]> Wed, 05 Oct 2005 08:42:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=347 <![CDATA[A Content Cold War?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=443 Open Content Alliance (OCA) is a digital library effort that seems to have been set up to rival Mon, 03 Oct 2005 11:39:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=443 <![CDATA[Silos Aplenty]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=349 Yahoo!'s content network, combined with Ask's new direct ...]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2005 11:05:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=349 <![CDATA[$100 Laptop: A Revolution in the Making]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=439 GoogleNet and San Francisco, I wanted to chime in on this story of the Pew says: Growth has slowed and will ...]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2005 09:39:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=438 <![CDATA[Local Matters at DEMO]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=425 DEMO conference is happening in SoCal this week (not there, trying to get some writing done) and there are some interesting ...]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2005 00:50:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=425 <![CDATA[So Many Stories . . .]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=435 Thu, 29 Sep 2005 09:47:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=435 <![CDATA[Local Action and Google Classifieds]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=436 Thu, 29 Sep 2005 08:34:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=436 <![CDATA[Manic Monday News Roundup]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=434 DDC2005. I'm still ...]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2005 11:04:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=434 <![CDATA[Google Wireless ISP?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=375 Om Malik hypothesizes. This would be potentially very appealing for both for consumers and advertisers (creates ...]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2005 01:40:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=375 <![CDATA[Redfin: Maps + Monetization]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=292 Housingmaps is a novel "mashup" (third-party data on top of maps) Redfin is the real thing. The folks at InfoSpace ...]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2005 01:40:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=292 <![CDATA[Coen Downgrades U.S. Ad Forecast]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=294 Tue, 27 Sep 2005 01:40:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=294 <![CDATA[Newspapers' Impressive Local Reach]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=432 Nielsen//NetRatings issued some very interesting findings late this week that should give newspapers a considerable boost. The company found that "online readers in ...]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2005 09:16:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=432 <![CDATA[Ask/IAC Launches Own Network]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=336 official: Ask launched its own bidding engine/network. But the company still wants to preserve its Google relationship: "Ask Jeeves plans to continue to ...]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2005 19:43:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=336 <![CDATA[The Emergence of the Social Web]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=431 Fri, 23 Sep 2005 14:03:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=431 <![CDATA[Yahoo! FUSE-ing Local Content]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=379 newly launched ...]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2005 10:16:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=379 <![CDATA[Google Gets a Little More Personal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=424 personalized home" in the upper right of its Google.com home page. If you click ...]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2005 07:00:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=424 <![CDATA[ILM:05 Agenda Is Done]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=428 Thu, 22 Sep 2005 05:43:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=428 <![CDATA[RHD Reported in Pursuit of Dex]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=429 Wed, 21 Sep 2005 16:41:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=429 <![CDATA[Google Wi-Fi Imminent?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=426 Paid Content reports Google is: reviewing bids received from multiple technology vendors for the development of a national DWDM fiber network, an optical ...]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2005 14:04:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=426 <![CDATA[Local Is Primed for Growth Agree Borrell and Jupiter]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=430 Wed, 21 Sep 2005 13:04:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=430 <![CDATA[Local Is Primed for Growth Agree Borrell and Jupiter]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=6 Wed, 21 Sep 2005 10:49:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=6 <![CDATA[The Emergence of the Social Web]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=5 Wed, 21 Sep 2005 10:48:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=5 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Speeding Up Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=422 Instant Search" has been introduced based on Yahoo! Shortcuts. AOL (with SmartBox), SNAP and a couple of ...]]> Tue, 20 Sep 2005 17:07:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=422 <![CDATA[AOL Offers VoIP for the Masses]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=4 Tue, 20 Sep 2005 17:01:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=4 <![CDATA[ILM:05 Agenda Is Done]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=3
              Tue, 20 Sep 2005 16:57:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=3
              <![CDATA[AOL Offers VoIP for the Masses]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=427 TotalTalk site says "coming soon," but you can ...]]> Tue, 20 Sep 2005 14:45:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=427 <![CDATA[Yahoo! UK PPCall Play]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=367 this one
              ? According to Netimperative: The service is already available in Yahoo! Cars and will be introduced into ...]]> Tue, 20 Sep 2005 03:32:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=367 <![CDATA[Broadband on a Tear]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=298 CNET), broadband (BB) grew in all 50 U.S. states and was up overall by 34 percent in ...]]> Mon, 19 Sep 2005 11:05:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=298 <![CDATA[Google UK's Second Local Deal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=191 Yell announced that the latter, the owner of the Yellow Pages brand in the U.K., would provide the content for ...]]> Mon, 19 Sep 2005 10:06:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=191 <![CDATA[New Google Approach to Search Relevance]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=188 Mon, 19 Sep 2005 10:06:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=188 <![CDATA[Yellow Pages Arbitrage?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=299 Mon, 19 Sep 2005 10:05:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=299 <![CDATA[PE Group Buys Yellow Brick Road]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=214 Mon, 19 Sep 2005 10:05:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=214 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Earnings Rise 6x, Shares Drop]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=319 announced quarterly revenues of US$1.25 billion and net income of US$755 million. That represented a 51 percent increase from revenues of ...]]> Mon, 19 Sep 2005 10:05:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=319 <![CDATA['I Agree with What He Said']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=107 Mon, 19 Sep 2005 10:05:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=107 <![CDATA[Verizon SuperPages.com Traffic Reached All-Time High in December]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=52
              From the February 10 Yppaelinc: "SuperPages.com traffic rose to an all-time high in December as online holiday shopping helped increase search volume. The SuperPages network, which includes ...]]>
              Mon, 19 Sep 2005 10:05:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=52
              <![CDATA[Alternatives to User-Generated Content]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=406 user-generated content and its importance in local. But not ...]]> Sun, 18 Sep 2005 07:30:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=406 <![CDATA[Ah, College Life]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=418 Thu, 15 Sep 2005 19:25:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=418 <![CDATA[Would You Take Door No. 1 or Door No. 2?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=415
              So if you’re looking for a way to get people to write reviews about local businesses, what would you do? Insider Pages is offering a ...]]>
              Thu, 15 Sep 2005 16:45:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=415
              <![CDATA[News Is Most Prized Content]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=423 MediaPost, BURST! Media surveyed 6,400 online users (14 and older) and found that 62% were most interested ...]]> Thu, 15 Sep 2005 10:14:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=423 <![CDATA[MSN to Buy into AOL—Zoiks!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=421 reports that Microsoft wants to buy a piece (how big?) of AOL. (Perhaps it's time for some Scooby-Doo sound effects ...]]> Thu, 15 Sep 2005 09:30:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=421 <![CDATA[Google, Blog Search and You]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=416 Thu, 15 Sep 2005 08:45:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=416 <![CDATA[AOL Boosts Podcasting]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=420 Wed, 14 Sep 2005 11:44:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=420 <![CDATA[Yahoo!'s New Mail and Loyalty]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=419 beta test with a limited number of users (sadly I'm not among that select group) and is preparing to ...]]> Wed, 14 Sep 2005 10:04:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=419 <![CDATA[Snap Brings 'CPA' to Shopping Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=417 comparison shopping. The site was developed in partnership with Smarter.com and CouponMountain.com. ...]]> Wed, 14 Sep 2005 08:10:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=417 <![CDATA[SME Global Solutions Becomes 'WebVisible']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=414 Tue, 13 Sep 2005 23:00:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=414 <![CDATA[Will TimesSelect Succeed?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=413 Tue, 13 Sep 2005 22:57:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=413 <![CDATA[SkypeBay: So It Is True]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=411 NY Times in an article this morning confirms the eBay-Skype rumor. The deal is worth US$2.6 billion in cash and stock. ...]]> Tue, 13 Sep 2005 11:30:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=411 <![CDATA[SkypeBay Take Two: PPCall Ambitions]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=412 release: The acquisition also enables eBay and Skype to pursue entirely new lines of business. ...]]> Tue, 13 Sep 2005 11:12:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=412 <![CDATA[A Marriage Made in Heaven?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=396 Sun, 11 Sep 2005 13:20:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=396 <![CDATA[eBay to Join the VoIP Crowd?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=408 reportedly in talks to buy VoIP provider Skype. News Corp. ...]]> Sun, 11 Sep 2005 13:19:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=408 <![CDATA[Google and Yell Group]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=401 this item on newratings.com, which reports that Google may be pursuing an acquisition of Yell Group, the UK-based company ...]]> Sun, 11 Sep 2005 13:19:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=401 <![CDATA[Power Shift in Hollywood]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=395 Sun, 11 Sep 2005 13:19:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=395 <![CDATA[Will Wireless Broadband Take Hold?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=402 Sun, 11 Sep 2005 13:19:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=402 <![CDATA[VoIP, IM and PPCall]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=400 Om Malik writes some very provocative stuff about Google VoIP, VoIP in general ...]]> Sun, 11 Sep 2005 13:19:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=400 <![CDATA[How Fast is the Digital Horse?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=399
              Recently, I have had the opportunity to speak to a number of publishers of all sizes to get a sense of their perspective on this ...]]>
              Sun, 11 Sep 2005 13:19:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=399
              <![CDATA[Wikipedia on the March]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=405 Reuters, reports that Wikipedia's traffic has grown 154 percent during the past year. It now threatens to surpass traffic ...]]> Sun, 11 Sep 2005 13:19:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=405 <![CDATA[Knight Ridder Paper Launches 'Citizen Journalism' Site]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=403 PaidContent.org, a Knight Ridder-owned ...]]> Sun, 11 Sep 2005 13:18:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=403 <![CDATA[Earthlink Makes Itself Relevant—Locally]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=407 Comcast, in particular, has ...]]> Fri, 09 Sep 2005 09:28:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=407 <![CDATA[News Corp. an Online Powerhouse Overnight]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=410 lambasting newspaper publishers about their online inaction to building with Google's ...]]> Thu, 08 Sep 2005 14:33:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=409 <![CDATA[Will 'Click Fraud' Spawn Another Model?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=99 cottage industry emerging around the perceived problem. My question ...]]> Tue, 06 Sep 2005 14:00:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=99 <![CDATA[Accoona: Time to Worry?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=220 Accoona launched to considerable media fanfare. Yes the name does come from the ...]]> Tue, 06 Sep 2005 14:00:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=220 <![CDATA['MSN Virtual Earth' vs. 'Google Earth']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=223 suite of ...]]> Tue, 06 Sep 2005 14:00:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=223 <![CDATA[Local Search in China - Almost Dumbfounding]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=404 Fri, 02 Sep 2005 18:03:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=404 <![CDATA[RHD Sees the Light on Cover Ads]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=370 Fri, 02 Sep 2005 00:51:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=370 <![CDATA[Yellow Pages Scams Alive and Well]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=297 Thu, 01 Sep 2005 23:56:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=297 <![CDATA[Newspaper to Offer 'Simplified Search' Product]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=119 TrafficLeader, whose technology supports BellSouth’s "Real Search Engines Solutions," announced a deal with the Houston Chronicle to ...]]> Thu, 01 Sep 2005 23:45:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=119 <![CDATA[Ask Jeeves Buys Excite Europe]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=185 Tiscali for 6.1 million euros (an apparent pittance). In March of last year, Ask Jeeves bought ...]]> Thu, 01 Sep 2005 23:45:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=185 <![CDATA[The 'Once' 900-Pound Gorilla Is Sold]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=250 Thu, 01 Sep 2005 23:44:58 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=250 <![CDATA[Which Search Engine is the Best?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=38 Thu, 01 Sep 2005 11:48:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=38 <![CDATA[Does the 'Portalization' of Search Create an Opening?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=237 Danny Sullivan asks the question of whether search engines becoming portals -- in part because they're so furiously competing with each other ...]]> Thu, 01 Sep 2005 11:00:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=237 <![CDATA[YPC Goes with SBC Agency]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=390 AdWeek reports this week that YellowPages.com has selected SBC's longtime advertising agency GSD&M to handle the advertising account for YellowPages.com, the company jointly ...]]> Thu, 01 Sep 2005 10:08:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=390 <![CDATA[BellSouth Announces It Has Hit 20M Monthly Searches]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=391 Thu, 01 Sep 2005 10:07:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=391 <![CDATA[Another Nail in the Local Exchange Coffin]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=394 Wed, 31 Aug 2005 08:12:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=394 <![CDATA[Registration Resistance]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=393 Tue, 30 Aug 2005 17:06:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=393 <![CDATA[Google's Master Plan?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=392 this piece ...]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2005 11:47:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=392 <![CDATA[Google Finally Talks -- and IMs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=389 Google Talk is live. What is it?
              • It's an IM client that has VoIP (good ...]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2005 11:08:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=389 <![CDATA[Stop the News Juggernaut!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=385
              • Print growth was sluggish but there was significant Q2 ...]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2005 11:03:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=385 <![CDATA[Google/Yahoo! to Buy Classifieds Publisher?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=387 MediaPost: Google and Yahoo! are attempting to purchase Amsterdam-based Trader Classified Media, which publishes 578 print guides and ...]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2005 11:00:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=387 <![CDATA[Sidebar: Somewhere between a Toolbar and a Browser]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=386 version 2 of its desktop client (GD2) late last week. It's very interesting and, in ...]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2005 10:58:56 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=386 <![CDATA[What Will Google Do with $4 Billion -- More?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=380 announcing that it would sell additional shares expected to generate US$4 billion. GOOG consequently took ...]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2005 10:54:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=380 <![CDATA[AIDA: Old Media Still Works!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=383
                Specifically, DCCI is focusing on “the ROI data our Call Measurement Services provides to marketer and business owners,” and how their “Call Measurement Programs deliver ...]]>
                Mon, 29 Aug 2005 10:12:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=383
                <![CDATA[New SMARTpages Prepares for YellowPages.com Integration]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=382 SMARTpages has relaunched with a new look and feel, preparing for the eventual merger of the site with RealPages.com under the unified Mon, 29 Aug 2005 09:52:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=382 <![CDATA[Oodle Getting to Scale]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=378 release this a.m. classifieds aggregator Oodle has now grown to 20 U.S. metro areas. It's still ...]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2005 09:45:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=378 <![CDATA[A9 Announces Maps]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=377 late June, but A9/Amazon is making a formal announcement about A9 Maps. ...]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2005 09:43:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=377 <![CDATA[Holy Resume Batman, Another Jobs Site Launches]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=192 job "meta-search" sites (Indeed.com, SimplyHired, etc.), Business.com is launching Work.com after several months in ...]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2005 13:27:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=192 <![CDATA[Verizon to Buy MCI for US$6.6 Billion]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=56 Thu, 25 Aug 2005 08:18:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=56 <![CDATA[MyTown Gives Boulder, CO, Residents More Reasons to Read the News]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=170
                The “Internet portal,” as the Daily Camera calls it, enables users to access customized community news, dished up via RSS feeds, ...]]>
                Thu, 25 Aug 2005 08:18:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=170
                <![CDATA[Yelp Me If You Can]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=388 Jeremy Stoppelman, one of the founders of Yelp, a social networking + YP site. The ...]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2005 22:08:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=388 <![CDATA[Local in the House]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=37 Google.com home page. No longer will users need to go ...]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2005 14:38:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=37 <![CDATA[MSN: Big Splash, Let's Wait for the Ripple]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=115 stories were written about MSN's promised PPC platform launch. Danny Sullivan's written a comprehensive overview at Mon, 22 Aug 2005 14:38:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=115 <![CDATA[Google Beats Estimates Again—Ole!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=36 Mon, 22 Aug 2005 14:37:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=36 <![CDATA[Denver Focus Group: Predictable, Yet Unexpected]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=88 Mon, 22 Aug 2005 14:37:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=88 <![CDATA[Affinity Upgrades Simplified Search Marketing Product]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=14 Mon, 22 Aug 2005 14:37:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=14 <![CDATA[DCCI Brings Local Numbers to Ingenio's PPCall Platform]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=109 DCCI has partnered with Ingenio to give online publishers the option to offer local phone numbers to advertisers ...]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2005 14:36:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=109 <![CDATA[Vonage Goes Wi-Fi]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=11 Sun, 21 Aug 2005 08:45:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=11 <![CDATA[Online Beats Radio in UK]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=141 Interactive Advertising Bureau, the Internet as an advertising medium has surpassed radio in the U.K. Ad spending on ...]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2005 08:45:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=141 <![CDATA[Click Fraud: Real Problem or PR Problem?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=87 article today in the NYTimes about click fraud. The piece is pretty balanced: it's happening but ...]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2005 08:44:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=87 <![CDATA[Next Search Survey: Experienced Searchers Sound Off]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=34 Sun, 21 Aug 2005 08:44:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=34 <![CDATA[Is Urchin Buy a Response to AdCenter?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=131 acquisition of Urchin Software (rumoured by Battelle to be worth $30 million) was in the ...]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2005 08:44:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=131 <![CDATA[Search Engines, Brand and Inertia]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=183 Sun, 21 Aug 2005 08:44:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=183 <![CDATA[Oneupweb: Four Keywords = Higher Conversions]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=73 Oneupweb released data showing that four-keyword queries were correlated with the highest conversion rates, compared with shorter and longer ...]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2005 08:44:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=73 <![CDATA[Google Profits Double, Helped by Non-US Expansion, Online Ad Demand]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=169 Yahoo! before it, Google announced a significant increase in Q1 revenues. Profits were US$369.2 million on revenues of US$1.26 billion (vs. revenues ...]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2005 08:43:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=169 <![CDATA[The Online Growth Paradox]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=166 Sun, 21 Aug 2005 08:43:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=166 <![CDATA[SES: Lots o' Newbies]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=84 Fri, 19 Aug 2005 07:48:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=84 <![CDATA[Newspapers, YP Publishers Watch in Envy as eBay Ups Fees]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=15 Fri, 19 Aug 2005 07:48:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=15 <![CDATA[Pew: Users 'Naive' about Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=23 Pew consumer research concludes that most search engine users are still confused about what's paid search and what's not.

                ...]]>
                Fri, 19 Aug 2005 07:48:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=23
                <![CDATA[Industry Excellence]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=103
                Truth be told, I don't much enjoy watching awards ceremonies, which can be mind-numbingly dull if not done well. The YPA hired entertainer Roy Firestone, ...]]>
                Fri, 19 Aug 2005 07:47:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=103
                <![CDATA[Real Estate Vertical Offers Simplified Search Marketing]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=124 Newspapers) real estate vertical HomeGain.com has ...]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2005 07:47:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=124 <![CDATA[Microsoft Search Goes Live]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=35 search engine on Monday. What happens now? Of course the market will tighten to some degree. ...]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2005 07:47:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=35 <![CDATA[Black and Yellow and Read All Over]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=17
                NewsAdvance.com, a product of The Lynchburg News & Advance, covered the planned ...]]>
                Fri, 19 Aug 2005 00:27:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=17
                <![CDATA[Will YellowPages.com Become the New 'At Hand'?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=94 At Hand URL still allowed access to the front door of a failed experiment. That ...]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2005 00:27:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=94 <![CDATA[Setting the Record Straight]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=381 MediaPost has a story this morning that tries to correct what it says is a misperception, which I am guilty of contributing to, ...]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2005 14:56:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=381 <![CDATA[E-Commerce's Tax Free Days Are Numbered]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=305 John Marshall, the fourth Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, famously said, "The power to tax is the power to destroy." ...]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2005 14:03:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=305 <![CDATA[The Internet Is the New Cable]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=310 CBS is just the latest broadcast/cable outlet to say that it will create and distribute content via the Internet. This story (the ...]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2005 14:02:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=310 <![CDATA[SuperPages Upgrades Web Site]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=306 SuperPages today announced the relaunch of its site. The new site is better integrated and more user friendly than the Thu, 18 Aug 2005 14:02:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=306 <![CDATA[Live8 a Huge Win for AOL and Maybe NetTV]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=303 what a big win Live8 was for AOL and, interestingly, ...]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2005 14:02:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=303 <![CDATA[Newspapers Extend Online Spree]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=301 recent buyers of HomeGain, have acquired ...]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2005 14:01:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=301 <![CDATA[The Proof Is in the Pudding]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=308
                I asked Gary Fascilla, Metro Directories CEO, to speak on the Leadership Panel at this year's Directory Driven Commerce conference in ...]]>
                Thu, 18 Aug 2005 14:01:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=308
                <![CDATA[GEICO Appears to Win]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=376 successfully proven a case that Google's AdWords policies (previously allowing ...]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2005 08:31:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=376 <![CDATA[Google Marketing in Japan]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=152 Google's marketing efforts in Japan. Expect to see similar activity stateside and elsewhere as competition heats up ...]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2005 05:47:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=152 <![CDATA[Does Meckler Know Something the Rest of Us Don't?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=351
                But you still have to ask if he senses a slowing down in the search business. When you run a business that has conferences (such ...]]>
                Mon, 15 Aug 2005 17:15:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=351
                <![CDATA[Ingenio Launches PPCall API]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=373 ClickZ or MediaPost, Ingenio launched an API today that will enable agencies and ...]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2005 16:25:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=373 <![CDATA[Google Upgrades Local (Again)]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=85 Mon, 15 Aug 2005 11:47:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=85 <![CDATA[It's Blinkx]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=374 news blurb, Murdoch is seeking to buy video/multi-media search engine Blinkx. That makes a great deal of sense ...]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2005 11:46:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=374 <![CDATA[Still the Most Profitable Media Business Around]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=337
                BAPCO showed stronger revenues in both the first and second quarters than it had in 2004. Verizon's earnings increased even as its revenues declined. As ...]]>
                Mon, 15 Aug 2005 10:43:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=337
                <![CDATA[Size Does(n't) Matter]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=363 my index is bigger than your index stuff. While search industry insiders will gleefully ...]]> Sun, 14 Aug 2005 16:24:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=363 <![CDATA[Got Fingers?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=372
                It is interesting that “Let your fingers do the walking,” which was introduced in 1964 by AT&T’s relatively small Yellow Pages division, came in No. ...]]>
                Fri, 12 Aug 2005 09:58:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=372
                <![CDATA[Hitwise Dubs Yahoo! the Local Search Leader]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=369 Hitwise reported that Google had increased its search market share over the past year. Collectively, Google, Yahoo! ...]]> Fri, 12 Aug 2005 09:32:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=369 <![CDATA[Murdoch the New Barry Diller?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=365 Rupert Murdoch's earnings call (bless them) and had this to report about Murdoch's local musings (which ...]]> Fri, 12 Aug 2005 01:29:12 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=365 <![CDATA[Ali Baba and the 40% Interest]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=366 Thu, 11 Aug 2005 13:16:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=366 <![CDATA[eBay Retreats]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=47 Thu, 11 Aug 2005 08:53:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=47 <![CDATA[LookSmart Back from the Brink]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=364 LookSmart CEO David Hills (formerly of 24/7, About, Cox Enterprises and elsewhere). He acknowledged some ...]]> Wed, 10 Aug 2005 07:36:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=364 <![CDATA[Mo-Lo Search Still Has Miles to Go]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=343 AOL introduced a mobile search offering with ...]]> Wed, 10 Aug 2005 05:19:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=343 <![CDATA[Announcements Aplenty]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=362
              • NYTimes acquires a minority stake in meta-vertical job search engine Indeed
              • Noika introduces article spills the beans before the official announcement (today). The system is Verizon's own, for which it is reportedly seeking a patent. ...]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2005 15:35:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=360 <![CDATA[Quigo Grabs More Newspaper Deals]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=361 release. With YPN and more players trying to dislodge AdSense, things are getting more interesting ...]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2005 11:08:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=361 <![CDATA[MSN Virtual Earth Proves Instantly Popular]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=357 MediaPost): MSN Maps and Directions drew 1.2 million unique U.S. at-home visitors the week ending July 31--the ...]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2005 11:02:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=357 <![CDATA[Let the Frenzy of Announcements Begin!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=359 Search Engine Strategies, which Jupiter just sold, rolls into beautiful San Jose, CA, this week and there ...]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2005 09:10:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=359 <![CDATA[The Real Reason Murdoch Bought MySpace]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=356 a very interesting post ...]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2005 08:36:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=356 <![CDATA[Kudzu Puts All the Pieces Together]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=358 Kudzu: I don't have a lot of time to blog this. I spoke with Kudzu's Tom Bates last week. Kudzu is a "services directory" ...]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2005 05:38:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=358 <![CDATA[Maps' Continued Momentum]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=355 Fri, 05 Aug 2005 13:34:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=355 <![CDATA[Dueling Directory Visions]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=350 writes about the profile of consumer-users of IYP products (based on the ...]]> Fri, 05 Aug 2005 02:01:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=350 <![CDATA[YPN for Small and Medium-Sized Sites]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=352 Fri, 05 Aug 2005 01:39:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=352 <![CDATA[Wireless Finally Passes Landlines in U.S.]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=353 Fri, 05 Aug 2005 01:35:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=353 <![CDATA[Tower of Babel Take 2: RSS Readers Proliferate]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=57 Fri, 05 Aug 2005 01:13:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=57 <![CDATA[Pinpoint Travel: If It Works, They Win]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=121 Local Media Journal. AOL beta launched a new metasearch travel site, Thu, 04 Aug 2005 09:10:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=121 <![CDATA[Dogpile Adds MSN to Metasearch]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=348 Dogpile metasearch engine added MSN Search to its layered results. Here's a visual tool where users can ...]]> Tue, 02 Aug 2005 19:43:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=348 <![CDATA[Danger Ahead Rupert Murdoch]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=345 purchase of social networking and music promotion site MySpace could only have been motivated by a desire to acquire ...]]> Tue, 02 Aug 2005 11:21:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=345 <![CDATA[Popularity of Online the Salvation of Print?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=344 interesting post, based on an eDiets' earnings call. Basically it says that prices are going up in the world ...]]> Tue, 02 Aug 2005 08:06:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=344 <![CDATA[Aptas, ISX, YPsolutions Form Local Matters]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=172 Mon, 01 Aug 2005 10:36:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=172 <![CDATA[More Maps Mashups]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=342 local search platform provider) ...]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2005 19:41:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=342 <![CDATA[UK Regulator Seeks Investigation into Directories Market]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=148 Fri, 29 Jul 2005 19:27:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=148 <![CDATA[The Hotel Business Center Is Really a Consumer Center]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=70
                The Kelsey Group's overly simplistic model of the electronic world looks like this. Content can be information, advertising, video, etc.; the delivery of ...]]>
                Fri, 29 Jul 2005 19:27:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=70
                <![CDATA[Mainstreaming Online Video]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=341 Live 8 and now the Space Shuttle: "Nearly 433,000 people simultaneously watched NASA's webcast of this week's ...]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2005 10:47:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=341 <![CDATA[Teens and Online Trends]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=338 Thu, 28 Jul 2005 22:31:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=338 <![CDATA[Oodle Does Mashups]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=340 announced the integration of Google Maps into its housing category listings. Here are two bedroom Santa ...]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2005 19:27:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=340 <![CDATA[My AOL Revamps, Adds Feeds]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=335 Thu, 28 Jul 2005 14:48:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=335 <![CDATA[Searching for Quality, Marchex Buys IndustryBrains]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=339 simplified search marketing programs, ...]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2005 13:21:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=339 <![CDATA[Study: 1.5 Million Americans Supplement Income with eBay]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=330
                In the first half of 2005, eBayers sold approximately US$10.6 billion worth of goods through the online auction service. Check out the eBay press ...]]>
                Thu, 28 Jul 2005 09:20:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=330
                <![CDATA[Eniro Digs Itself Slowly Out of Core Product Hole]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=325 Thu, 28 Jul 2005 09:11:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=325 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Everywhere (Now in the Air)]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=334 Thu, 28 Jul 2005 08:17:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=334 <![CDATA[Google Search Widgets]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=333 Thu, 28 Jul 2005 00:23:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=333 <![CDATA[GoingOn and Yahoo! 360 -- a Pre-Emptive Move?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=331 GoingOn, was covered last week by a few folks (mostly the Mercury News and blogs). Advocates said nobody ...]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2005 08:47:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=331 <![CDATA[A World of 'Widgets']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=329 widely reported, Yahoo! bought desktop software maker Konfabulator (what a great company name!). Local search and local apps (weather, ...]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2005 05:15:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=329 <![CDATA[Virtual Earth Launches]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=328 Virtual Earth, went live this morning. Needless to say it works better ...]]> Mon, 25 Jul 2005 11:50:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=328 <![CDATA[It's Time to Reconsider a Broadcast Advertising Campaign]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=327
                I don't buy either of these two arguments. Marketing works and dollars spent are additive. In 1979, AT&T decided that long-distance advertising should no longer ...]]>
                Mon, 25 Jul 2005 08:49:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=327
                <![CDATA[And Now for More Earnings . . .]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=324 NY Times' earnings release and Dow Jones/WSJ's. Online products (including the About ...]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2005 14:46:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=324 <![CDATA[PEW: Say What?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=326 PEW, Americans don't know the technology terms "RSS," "Podcasting" and others. So what's the take-away? ...]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2005 09:46:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=326 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Vertical-Horizontal Integration]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=323 Fri, 22 Jul 2005 08:25:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=323 <![CDATA[Tracking Ad Performance]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=321 Fri, 22 Jul 2005 08:20:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=321 <![CDATA[Google Follows Yahoo!: Earnings Up, Stock Down]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=322 press release. Here's the after-hours performance. Even though Google beat estimates, expectations were really really high. Maybe ...]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2005 17:21:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=322 <![CDATA[Hello! Yellow Pages Benefits Your Community]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=116
                According to Amy Healy of the YPA, the public policy committee covered this topic in its Las Vegas meeting. She said that there are towns ...]]>
                Thu, 21 Jul 2005 12:29:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=116
                <![CDATA[Shopzilla Purchase Already Paying off for Scripps]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=320 Wed, 20 Jul 2005 10:57:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=320 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Offers Free Sites to SMEs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=158 Wed, 20 Jul 2005 09:10:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=158 <![CDATA[Snap Rides Click Fraud's Coattails]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=317 Snap.com, offers advertisers a cost per action model and is presenting itself to would-be search-engine marketers (and those using ...]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2005 09:08:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=317 <![CDATA[News Corp/Fox to Buy MySpace Parent]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=315 announced today that it was acquiring Intermix Media ...]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2005 18:00:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=315 <![CDATA[Will Blinkx Get Bought?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=318 RSS video/multimedia feed. That quickly led to a broader ...]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2005 16:39:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=318 <![CDATA[MySpace Gains Traction with Users, Advertisers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=240 Friendster among the highly coveted youth demographic, MySpace seems to have found a business model. Sites such as Tue, 19 Jul 2005 07:37:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=240 <![CDATA[Meta Social Networking Coming Soon?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=316 keynote address at Interactive Local Media '04 was that there ...]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2005 13:55:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=316 <![CDATA[A9/Amazon Launch Visual Yellow Pages]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=27
                A9.com, the search subsidiary of e-commerce giant Amazon, has launched a ...]]>
                Mon, 18 Jul 2005 12:35:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=27
                <![CDATA[Google: It's Showtime]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=77 local movie showtimes. You can search using city or zip ...]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2005 12:35:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=77 <![CDATA['Broadband TV' Experiment in SD]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=313 Paid Content, we've discovered TimeWarner Cable's "Broadband TV" experiment in San Diego, CA: Q. What is Time ...]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2005 01:25:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=313 <![CDATA[Mo-Lo Is the Next Frontier]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=295 text messaging and other upgrades from Yahoo! on the Mobile-Local front. Here's the official statement.

                ]]>
                Mon, 18 Jul 2005 00:59:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=295
                <![CDATA[Swedish Businesses Following Consumers Online]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=312 Mon, 18 Jul 2005 00:59:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=312 <![CDATA[Internet Video to Become Directional?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=48 study that showed the ascendancy of video viewing online. Rich Media has generated tremendous buzz ...]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2005 00:57:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=48 <![CDATA[MSN and Local]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=314 Virtual Earth, ...]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2005 17:18:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=314 <![CDATA[Let the User Beware]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=93 Thu, 14 Jul 2005 09:47:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=93 <![CDATA[Here Come the Plug-Ins]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=307 Prudential real estate office in Chicago makes Chicago area ...]]> Thu, 14 Jul 2005 08:31:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=307 <![CDATA[Let the Consolidation Begin]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=309 Jobster acquires WorkZoo. There are arguably too many competitors in the recruitment/job search "space," including ...]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2005 08:43:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=309 <![CDATA[PPCall Moving Faster than Expected]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=304 U.K. launch of PPCall by MIVA (using Ingenio's system), Netimperative ...]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2005 08:26:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=304 <![CDATA[AP-Diller Interview Suggests Ad Network]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=302 interview with IAC's Barry Diller. From the interview: Diller ultimately ...]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2005 08:22:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=302 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Adds Metasearch to HotJobs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=291 Oodle, SimplyHired, WorkZoo, Indeed and other existing and potential ...]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2005 08:09:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=291 <![CDATA[Craigslist Continues to Gain]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=311 impressive growth (sans marketing). Craigslist has become a real force in local; it's a ...]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2005 07:37:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=311 <![CDATA[Keyhole Now Live on Google Maps]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=144 Keyhole into Google Maps. Here's The Kelsey Group's corporate offices. This is a companion ...]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2005 07:01:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=144 <![CDATA['MyBloglines' Could Be the Sticky Anchor]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=137 Bloglines, acquired by Ask Jeeves roughly a fortnight before it was itself acquired by IAC, is doing some interesting stuff. It recently Tue, 12 Jul 2005 14:13:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=137 <![CDATA[Consumer Electronics Show (CES)]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=10 Mon, 11 Jul 2005 11:54:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=10 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Adds Maps to Real Estate]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=300 real estate ...]]> Fri, 08 Jul 2005 11:19:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=300 <![CDATA[Yahoo! WordPerfect SME Channel Strategy]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=177 a partnership with Corel, the maker of MS Office Alternative WordPerfect. Yahoo! has added several pieces ...]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2005 11:26:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=177 <![CDATA['Old Media' Leveraging New]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=287 Golden Pages, directs our attention to Cambodia Yellow Pages auctioning off the back cover ...]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2005 08:43:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=287 <![CDATA[Consumer Concerns Should Concern Marketers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=296 new Pew report, as widely reported in the trade and mainstream press, fear of spyware ...]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2005 06:36:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=296 <![CDATA[TransWestern to 'Explore Strategic Options']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=68 Tue, 05 Jul 2005 11:21:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=68 <![CDATA[IgoUgo Acquisition Shows Growing Importance of User-Generated Content]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=145 Travelocity, has acquired upstart travel site IgoUgo.com. ...]]> Tue, 05 Jul 2005 11:20:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=145 <![CDATA[Uzal Got It Right 10 Years Ago]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=79
                Tom Mohr, president of Knight-Ridder Digital, added, "I sometimes don't think we have fully come to terms with the degree to which we need to ...]]>
                Tue, 05 Jul 2005 11:01:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=79
                <![CDATA[YBR Sale Gets Green Light]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=293 Tue, 05 Jul 2005 09:07:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=293 <![CDATA[Newspapers Snap Up Real Estate Vertical]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=286 Classified Ventures, a newspaper partnership that includes KRD, Gannett, The Washington Post Co., Belo Interactive and the Tribune Co., has announced the ...]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2005 18:23:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=286 <![CDATA[Sensis Enters Online Recruitment Business]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=290 Fri, 01 Jul 2005 17:25:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=290 <![CDATA[TV: A Thing of the Past?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=160
              • Online video will make Google, AOL, Yahoo! and others that follow ...]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2005 14:52:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=160 <![CDATA[More Maps Mania]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=284 Housingmaps). The company has ...]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2005 19:12:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=284 <![CDATA[Play It Again, Sam?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=122
                Specifically, digital radio can offer listeners very high-quality sound and allow stations to split their signals to increase channels. The problem is the conversion is ...]]>
                Thu, 30 Jun 2005 19:09:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=122
                <![CDATA[A $1 Trillion Market Cap for Google?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=60
                Sorry, but I simply don't believe Google will reach a trillion-dollar market cap. Don't get me wrong, Google is an incredible company. One of the ...]]>
                Thu, 30 Jun 2005 18:42:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=60
                <![CDATA[And Now...A9 Maps]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=289 A9 Maps' offering: San Francisco, CA. A different approach combining graphical and photo imagery (Internet Stock Blog exposes (via the NY Post) the rumor and speculates as to why. Will another traditional media company ...]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2005 11:09:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=288 <![CDATA[Google Earth: Novelty Meets Utility]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=285 Wed, 29 Jun 2005 17:29:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=285 <![CDATA[Personal and the Social Collide in MyWeb 2.0]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=283 Wed, 29 Jun 2005 17:26:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=283 <![CDATA[Google Earth Has Landed]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=282 Google Earth (GE) makeover of Keyhole. Dubbed "a 3D interface to the planet," it's basically an ...]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2005 14:04:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=282 <![CDATA[Publishers Face Universal Challenges]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=281 Tue, 28 Jun 2005 07:57:56 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=281 <![CDATA[NY Times Does Tickets Deal, Leverages Coverage]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=280 marriage of content and commerce that leverages the NY Times' theater expertise and following to deliver e-commerce ...]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2005 07:55:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=280 <![CDATA[eBay to Build Sites for SMEs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=277 eBay Live, which I'm merely reading about rather than attending, is that eBay is launching ...]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2005 09:02:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=277 <![CDATA[SME Winner of Yahoo!'s 'Think Big' Competition]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=278 Search Engine Journal covers the winner announcement -- StairCycle. In my quest to lower my cholesterol, I'll have to ...]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2005 16:01:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=278 <![CDATA[AOL Unwraps Its New Portal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=276 portal, with certain pieces to follow later (e.g., video, personalization). Internal and external expectations are ...]]> Wed, 22 Jun 2005 17:27:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=276 <![CDATA[MSN Local Search Goes Live]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=275 summer solstice, an auspicious day for the beta launch of MSN Local Search. ...]]> Wed, 22 Jun 2005 16:31:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=275 <![CDATA[The Bank of Google]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=273 NY Times) picked up on a story that first appeared in the WSJ online Friday about ...]]> Wed, 22 Jun 2005 16:28:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=273 <![CDATA[Google's Wallet Not Another PayPal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=274 Google CEO Eric Schmidt. The tantalizing quote from Schmidt was: "The payment services we are working on are ...]]> Tue, 21 Jun 2005 19:33:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=274 <![CDATA[The Click-Fraud Juggernaut]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=271 PR problem -- although some advertisers and SEMs argue ...]]> Mon, 20 Jun 2005 02:17:57 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=271 <![CDATA[Unlimited DA]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=266 Thu, 16 Jun 2005 14:26:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=266 <![CDATA[Contrarians at the Gate]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=270 Google going up, up, up bandwagon. But now, inevitably, the contrarians are emerging. An ...]]> Thu, 16 Jun 2005 12:24:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=270 <![CDATA[Google Should Buy . . .]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=269 Battelle points to an interesting piece at Kuro5hin, "a tech/culture site," which reviews Google's past acquisitions and about who/what the ...]]> Wed, 15 Jun 2005 13:01:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=269 <![CDATA[Traffic Meets Technology on Amazon YP]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=268 This makes a great deal of sense for both A9, which was having trouble getting traffic, and Amazon, which has a great deal ...]]> Tue, 14 Jun 2005 14:32:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=268 <![CDATA['Closing the Loop' with Online Shopping]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=267 DM News argue that the recent acquisitions of Shopzilla and Shopping.com reflect that ...]]> Mon, 13 Jun 2005 14:03:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=267 <![CDATA[Traditional Media Buys Again]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=265 Scripps, Gannett Buys PointRoll. PointRoll creates rich media ad banners. Speculation is that the deal ...]]> Mon, 13 Jun 2005 11:48:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=265 <![CDATA[Anecdotal Evidence of Pay-per-Call Success]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=264 Cruise Operator. Calls are ultimately a key to local for ...]]> Sat, 11 Jun 2005 11:02:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=264 <![CDATA[Online Ads: Benefit or 'Betrayal'?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=259 Kevin Ryan has a good column today summarizing consumer research about awareness and attitudes toward online advertising. Are consumers interested in online ...]]> Fri, 10 Jun 2005 10:55:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=259 <![CDATA[Will IAC Buy Again?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=263 done with major acquisitions after Ask.com, consider that it just MediaSpan CMO Mark Zagorski, they're both local. And he sees more geo-targeting ...]]> Thu, 09 Jun 2005 12:43:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=262 <![CDATA[Not So Long Ago ... Map Wars]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=261 Thu, 09 Jun 2005 11:40:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=261 <![CDATA[Bubble Redux?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=260 Wed, 08 Jun 2005 22:48:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=260 <![CDATA[Please Spell 'Shopzilla']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=257 Tue, 07 Jun 2005 12:43:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=257 <![CDATA[Scripps Grabs Shopzilla]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=255 E.W. Scripps buys Shopzilla (formerly BizRate). The price was ...]]> Tue, 07 Jun 2005 11:01:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=255 <![CDATA[Weather.com goes for the Gold]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=254
                For $19.95, weather.com gold will get you more speed ...]]>
                Tue, 07 Jun 2005 10:59:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=254
                <![CDATA[Strong Online Ad Growth Continues]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=253 here: The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) today announced that Internet advertising totaled over $2.8 billion for the ...]]> Tue, 07 Jun 2005 10:56:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=253 <![CDATA[Why There Won't Be Another Craigslist]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=252 What eBay Could Learn From Craigslist," in the NY Times. The piece contrasts the ...]]> Tue, 07 Jun 2005 10:04:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=252 <![CDATA[Why Greg Sterling Still Pays $61.90 per Month]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=246 Tue, 07 Jun 2005 08:48:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=246 <![CDATA[Online Papers Encounter Complexity, Competition Not Found Offline]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=249 Mon, 06 Jun 2005 00:58:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=249 <![CDATA[eBay Buys Shopping.com for $620 Million]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=247 this?
                • More distribution for eBay merchants
                • Popularity of comparison shopping/shopping search
                • Moving beyond the auction model
                • ePinions reviews/ratings/community
                • The growth imperative ...]]> Sat, 04 Jun 2005 17:53:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=247 <![CDATA[Together Again: The Horses are Back in the Barn]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=251
                  The Kelsey Group agrees that it is important to include IYP and local search products offered by publishers to help national advertisers make informed local ...]]>
                  Fri, 03 Jun 2005 20:40:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=251
                  <![CDATA[AdMission Granted Patent for Ad Technology]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=248 AdMission Corp. issued a press release that announces the granting of a patent for its "media-submission" technology, which is in widespread use ...]]> Fri, 03 Jun 2005 20:35:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=248 <![CDATA[Talking Yellow Pages for the 21st Century]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=245 Thu, 02 Jun 2005 09:44:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=245 <![CDATA[Daddy, Where's the Amusement Park?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=244 Thu, 02 Jun 2005 09:36:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=244 <![CDATA[Is About.com Worth It?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=67
                  Presumably the newspaper publisher ...]]>
                  Wed, 01 Jun 2005 22:08:58 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=67
                  <![CDATA[Thomas Register: 'No More Print']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=236 press release: Following the ...]]> Wed, 01 Jun 2005 13:39:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=236 <![CDATA[Radio Fights Back with Broad Mix]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=235 Wed, 01 Jun 2005 12:50:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=235 <![CDATA[Classifieds Model Changing Fast]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=239 Classified Intelligence, as reported in Paid Content, Knight Ridder Digital will make all online private-party merchandise ads ...]]> Wed, 01 Jun 2005 09:37:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=239 <![CDATA[Dex Successfully Competes for Consumers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=238 Wed, 01 Jun 2005 09:35:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=238 <![CDATA[Alerts May Alter Consumer Behavior]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=241 LiveDeal and classifieds aggregator Oodle are offering alerts -- you plug in the product description/criteria and you get matching alerts ...]]> Wed, 01 Jun 2005 08:42:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=241 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Tries to Get into the 'Mindset' of the User]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=233 Mindset." At the top of the results page you get ...]]> Wed, 01 Jun 2005 07:03:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=233 <![CDATA[Tale of Two (Social Networking) Sites]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=231 The Facebook and Friendster. The ...]]> Tue, 31 May 2005 12:41:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=231 <![CDATA[Google the Agency?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=234 LA Times about the role of the Google Tue, 31 May 2005 12:19:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=234 <![CDATA[Horan Means Business for AllBusiness.com]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=230 AllBusiness.com, the company landed Peter Horan as ...]]> Tue, 31 May 2005 10:00:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=230 <![CDATA[MS Office a Metaphor for Search Roadmap?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=224 iMedia Connection Summit about the "future of search." Moderated by the ...]]> Tue, 31 May 2005 09:53:28 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=224 <![CDATA['Contextual' Is the Future of Relevance]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=41 Y!Q, that allows ...]]> Tue, 31 May 2005 00:02:31 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=41 <![CDATA[Tiger, Joe, Byron and Katie]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=232
                  Let's start with sports. As any golfer knows, Tiger Woods' streak of making 142 consecutive cuts stretching back to February 1998 was broken last week ...]]>
                  Fri, 27 May 2005 16:14:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=232
                  <![CDATA[NY Times Cuts Offline Jobs (Not Online)]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=229 news, harbinger of more to come across the industry.

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                  Fri, 27 May 2005 01:49:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=229
                  <![CDATA[Online Will Bend but Not End Offline Media]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=225 NY Times ran articles on the dynamics of "traditional media" competing with "new media" (the Internet) ...]]> Thu, 26 May 2005 12:33:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=225 <![CDATA[YellowPages.com to Distribute Listings via Switchboard]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=227 announced today. YellowPages.com, SBC SMARTpages.com and BellSouth RealPages.com advertisers will be featured and recieve "priority placement" on InfoSpace-owed Thu, 26 May 2005 12:05:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=227 <![CDATA[Will We 'Jeeves' or Will We 'Ask'?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=228 global strategy). Thu, 26 May 2005 11:54:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=228 <![CDATA[Google's KC-Area Advertising for Local]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=226 Blogdigger's Greg Gershman for pointing out the post on, ...]]> Thu, 26 May 2005 09:13:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=226 <![CDATA[Google Advertising Locally?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=207 Thu, 26 May 2005 09:12:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=207 <![CDATA[Blogdigger Local: New Twist on Local Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=221 Blogdigger's announcement about the addition of local a few days ago. Local.blogdigger.com appears to be a mix of local search, blog/news ...]]> Wed, 25 May 2005 12:35:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=221 <![CDATA[Media Share Shifts Continue]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=222 Wed, 25 May 2005 01:14:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=222 <![CDATA[Hollywood Spending with Newspapers at Risk]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=184 Mon, 23 May 2005 08:46:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=184 <![CDATA[Contractors Pitched to Improve their YP Ads]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=219 Mon, 23 May 2005 08:46:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=219 <![CDATA['My Google': Oh My!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=218 here. Though that's not the official name, that's what the new home page personalization features seem to amount to. While ...]]> Fri, 20 May 2005 13:12:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=218 <![CDATA[Telco Mergers and NHL Hockey]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=66
                  Everybody involved in hockey -- not just players and management, but people who sell beer or jerseys -- loses. No one who was not intimately ...]]>
                  Fri, 20 May 2005 07:04:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=66
                  <![CDATA[Bain Wastes Little Time Selling SuperPages Canada]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=95 Fri, 20 May 2005 07:01:58 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=95 <![CDATA[eBay on Cable TV, Buys More Int'l Classified Sites]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=216 the development is very interesting and another harbinger of -- dare I say it -- TV-Internet ...]]> Fri, 20 May 2005 06:58:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=216 <![CDATA[TV, the Internet and Broader Market Trends]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=206 how the Web ...]]> Thu, 19 May 2005 15:21:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=206 <![CDATA[TV Moving from 'Reach' to 'Targeting']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=210 move from reach to ...]]> Thu, 19 May 2005 15:10:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=210 <![CDATA[Click Fraud: The PR Problem Continues]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=217 Lostclicks.com. It's been set up by the lawyers in the click fraud class action.

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                  Thu, 19 May 2005 15:08:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=217
                  <![CDATA[NYTimes to Charge for Content]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=209 TimesSelect" in September. TimesSelect will require users to pay $49.95 annually to get access to "Op-Ed and news ...]]> Thu, 19 May 2005 15:08:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=209 <![CDATA[Google Around the Globe]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=205 Google's first annual meeting that the company would focus on developing overseas markets, ...]]> Thu, 19 May 2005 15:04:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=205 <![CDATA[Dateline: EADP Roma]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=204 Thu, 19 May 2005 15:02:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=204 <![CDATA[Social Networking Meets Mobile Local Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=201 Dodgeball. More from Loren Baker at Search Engine Journal. Yet more from ClickZ and from ...]]> Thu, 19 May 2005 14:54:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=201 <![CDATA[Top of the Heap? Supermarkets and Ample Leg Room]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=200
                  At any rate, what is germane to this blog is that Harris asked about online search engines, Internet service providers and online retailers, all of ...]]>
                  Thu, 19 May 2005 14:52:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=200
                  <![CDATA[Mom's Day Online Spending Drivers]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=199 Thu, 19 May 2005 14:49:00 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=199 <![CDATA[The Trademark Tango]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=139 Wed, 18 May 2005 14:35:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=139 <![CDATA[Overture Formally Rebranded]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=162 formally rebranded Overture as Yahoo! Search Marketing (wisely apparently ...]]> Wed, 18 May 2005 14:24:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=162 <![CDATA[Yell the Best Buyer for TWP]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=215 Wed, 18 May 2005 08:22:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=215 <![CDATA[User Generated Content on Local Radio]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=213 CNET has the story.

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                  Tue, 17 May 2005 14:26:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=213
                  <![CDATA['TV Advertising' of the Future]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=212 Tue, 17 May 2005 13:48:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=212 <![CDATA[Blogs Not Such a Big Deal?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=211 spin being given to a new report by Pew and marketing firm BuzzMetrics entitled, “Buzz, Blogs and Beyond: The Internet and the ...]]> Tue, 17 May 2005 13:25:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=211 <![CDATA[Yell to Buy TransWestern]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=208 YellowBook USA) has entered into an agreement to buy TransWestern. Here's the Tue, 17 May 2005 10:45:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=208 <![CDATA[Reuters Inks Distribution Deal with AOL's Singingfish]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=203 press release: Reuters and AOL's Singingfish announced today that the industry-leading Singingfish video and audio search engine will have ...]]> Thu, 12 May 2005 15:24:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=203 <![CDATA[Dogpile's New Tricks]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=202 Dogpile metasearch engine. The new site, which is cleaner, more prominently highlights the fact that it ...]]> Thu, 12 May 2005 15:07:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=202 <![CDATA[Search: The Middle Way]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=198 Buddhism, new empirical data from Yahoo! Search Marketing suggest that search is a "middle path," between branding/awareness and direct response ...]]> Tue, 10 May 2005 19:45:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=198 <![CDATA[Local TV Stations Form Ad Network]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=197 150 local TV news sites, have formed the Tue, 10 May 2005 13:19:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=197 <![CDATA[Name, Rank and Revenue Number]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=195
                  The question is, why can’t the big telco publishers participate in the revenue growth? If the U.S. Military Academy that trained Generals Grant and Lee ...]]>
                  Tue, 10 May 2005 09:37:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=195
                  <![CDATA[Boston Globe's Auction Experiment, Craig to Promote 'Community Journalism']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=196 Tue, 10 May 2005 01:26:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=196 <![CDATA[More Confirmation of Online-Offline Trend]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=194 study with comScore
                  to capture, among other things, the ...]]> Fri, 06 May 2005 16:25:21 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=194 <![CDATA[The Gap Between Usage and Revenues]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=189 stories over the past couple of days (including in the WSJ and NY Times) about how circulation and ...]]> Thu, 05 May 2005 14:02:03 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=189 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Video Search Goes Wide]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=193 hydra and video is one of the heads. Yahoo!, AOL, Google and other competitors are jockeying for ...]]> Thu, 05 May 2005 10:53:29 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=193 <![CDATA[Dex Strikes Distribution Deal with Yahoo!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=187 Yell in the U.K. two weeks ago, Dex Media becomes the latest directory publisher to provide ...]]> Thu, 05 May 2005 09:03:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=187 <![CDATA[Backfence Goes Live]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=186 Backfence went live tonight in McLean and Reston, VA. I previously wrote about Backfence's "hyper-local" strategy. It's a ...]]> Tue, 03 May 2005 19:45:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=186 <![CDATA[Quality vs. Quantity Take 2]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=175 Yellow Pages Association released the results of a study with comScore that supports the idea that ...]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2005 10:21:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=175 <![CDATA['Dry Cleaner Open Sunday': Is That Too Much to Ask?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=159 Thu, 28 Apr 2005 21:57:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=159 <![CDATA[So, You Think Economics are Complicated?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=181
                  Reading some of the recent Kelsey Group blogs reinforces this concern. Companies declare strong earnings but plummet because their guidance does not meet Wall Street ...]]>
                  Thu, 28 Apr 2005 16:00:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=181
                  <![CDATA[SBC-YellowPages.com Become Latest to Offer Simplified SEM]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=182 Thu, 28 Apr 2005 13:03:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=182 <![CDATA[Yahoo! My Web: Powerful and Provocative]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=176 Google's My Search History, Yahoo! Launches a better, simplified version of its earlier Web search ...]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2005 11:29:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=176 <![CDATA[Something Very Strange Is Going On]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=180 InfoSpace, whose profits tripled and generally beat analysts' ...]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2005 09:49:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=180 <![CDATA[Would You Like Lettuce with Your Journal?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=174
                  Speaking to the American Society of Newspaper Editors in Washington, Ruppert Murdoch faulted the industry for having been "remarkably, accountably complacent" about new technologies, including ...]]>
                  Thu, 28 Apr 2005 09:31:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=174
                  <![CDATA[Another Interesting Article from Marty Himmelstein]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=179 where he believes the ...]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2005 10:20:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=179 <![CDATA[Yahoo! WordPerfect SME Channel Strategy]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=2 Wed, 27 Apr 2005 10:11:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=2 <![CDATA[IMPAQT Landing Page Is Rich]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=1
                  It can ...]]>
                  Wed, 27 Apr 2005 09:34:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=1
                  <![CDATA[IMPAQT Landing Page Is Rich]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=178 Intelligent Landing ...]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2005 08:44:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=178 <![CDATA[Google Now a Bona Fide 'Media Company']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=173 “We began as a technology company and have evolved into a ...]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2005 09:08:46 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=173 <![CDATA[AccuWeather the Beginning of Google Local Search Syndication?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=171 Sat, 23 Apr 2005 11:48:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=171 <![CDATA['My Search History' a Potential Boon for Google]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=167 early attempt at search personalization was a real dog. With "My Search History" the company is much closer ...]]> Sat, 23 Apr 2005 02:03:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=167 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Targets Online-Offline in Photo Deal]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=168 Target to allow consumers later this year to manage/order prints online and pick them up at ...]]> Fri, 22 Apr 2005 08:11:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=168 <![CDATA[Local and the 'Long Tail']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=165 Lincoln Millstein mentioned a seminal article in his great keynote yesterday -- a wired piece discussing the so-called ...]]> Thu, 21 Apr 2005 10:36:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=165 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Makes Lots of Money in Q1]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=164 Wed, 20 Apr 2005 09:46:49 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=164 <![CDATA[Yell Powers Google Local in UK]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=163 Google Local UK has ...]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2005 08:54:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=163 <![CDATA[Extra: WSJ Online Profits Outstrip Print]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=161 NYPost reported that the Wall Street Journal's online edition was for the first time more profitable than its print edition -- ...]]> Mon, 18 Apr 2005 02:20:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=161 <![CDATA[Search: The 'Consideration' Medium]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=150 Performics (part of DoubleClick). Among the ...]]> Thu, 14 Apr 2005 12:09:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=150 <![CDATA[Newspapers and Newsreaders]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=153 Thu, 14 Apr 2005 08:49:06 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=153 <![CDATA[Google Takes Local Mobile]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=157 Wed, 13 Apr 2005 09:43:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=157 <![CDATA[Click Fraud Class Action = PR Nightmare]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=149 Lane's Gifts and Collectibles is the lead plantiff in a class action lawsuit filed ...]]> Sat, 09 Apr 2005 21:54:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=149 <![CDATA[MTV Latest to Deliver TV Content Online]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=155 IPTV. MTV will lauch a new Web channel called "Overdrive." ...]]> Fri, 08 Apr 2005 05:32:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=155 <![CDATA[Google Q&A and Query Length]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=154 Google Q&A" offering answers to factual questions such as:
                  • What ...]]> Fri, 08 Apr 2005 04:54:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=154 <![CDATA[Go Pages Left with No Where to Go]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=151 Thu, 07 Apr 2005 09:06:37 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=151 <![CDATA[Online Newspaper Growth Is a Question]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=147 Wed, 06 Apr 2005 12:39:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=147 <![CDATA[Yahoo!'s FareChase: Vertical Meta]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=140 Yahoo!'s FareChase travel site launched hotels today. Competing with AOL's recently launched Pinpoint Travel, this represents ...]]> Tue, 05 Apr 2005 16:37:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=140 <![CDATA[One Person Does Make a Difference]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=143
                    Stu's wife Carol, along with their son Doug, accepted this award, which was presented on the same night that Elmer Smith received a Lifetime Achievement ...]]>
                    Tue, 05 Apr 2005 09:44:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=143
                    <![CDATA[Google RideFinder: Real-Time Taxi Info]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=146 RideFinder. Using GPS, it promises users the ...]]> Tue, 05 Apr 2005 09:39:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=146 <![CDATA['iPod TV,' Google and Branding]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=142 press release positions it ...]]> Tue, 05 Apr 2005 02:19:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=142 <![CDATA[Google 10-K: 'We're a Media Company' and Other Tidbits]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=135 SEC 10-K filing that it was indeed a media company: "We began as a technology company ...]]> Mon, 04 Apr 2005 08:10:27 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=135 <![CDATA[MSN Pays $150 Million for 1.4 Percent]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=129 AdWeek, MSN's new broad consumer marketing campaign has seemed to drive some usage growth. ...]]> Sat, 02 Apr 2005 11:08:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=129 <![CDATA[April Fools Pranks]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=138 rounded up the range of April Fools search-related ...]]> Sat, 02 Apr 2005 11:06:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=138 <![CDATA[Ratings, Reviews and Relevance Criteria]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=136 Gord Hotchkiss in MediaPost. He writes: "[N]o one with enough market ...]]> Fri, 01 Apr 2005 21:03:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=136 <![CDATA[Yahoo! 360, Social Networking and Viral Marketing]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=134 Yahoo! 360 formally launched earlier this week -- and everyone I try and invite has already been invited! That may be both ...]]> Fri, 01 Apr 2005 16:49:04 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=134 <![CDATA[Meta vs. Vertical]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=133 LookSmart announced the launch of five consumer-facing vertical content sites that will serve up LookSmart advertisers. They are: teenja.com for teens, gradewinner.com for ...]]> Thu, 31 Mar 2005 12:00:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=133 <![CDATA[User View Datapoint Raises Questions, Ire]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=126 Thu, 31 Mar 2005 09:07:20 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=126 <![CDATA[London Times Reports Yell to Make Play for TWP]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=130 Thu, 31 Mar 2005 09:05:09 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=130 <![CDATA[Discover Discover Our Town]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=125 DiscoverOurTown.com. I hadn't until Howell R. Jones, VP of Marketing for the Mississippi-based directory, contacted me about Wed, 30 Mar 2005 14:09:51 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=125 <![CDATA[Indeed Follows Oodle Launch in Jobs Arena]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=128 Indeed.com formally launches on the same day as Oodle, offering meta-search for Jobs. Here's the announcement. Indeed ...]]> Tue, 29 Mar 2005 20:00:41 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=128 <![CDATA[Local Search Spikes on Google]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=89 Google's statement at SES that "local" was bigger than the more established Froogle: "[Marissa] Mayer said ...]]> Tue, 29 Mar 2005 11:53:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=89 <![CDATA[Oodle: Google for Classifieds]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=127 Oodle aims to be a ...]]> Tue, 29 Mar 2005 09:58:02 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=127 <![CDATA[eBay's Kijiji = Craigslist Abroad]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=101 Craigslist from a former employee in the third quarter of last year, has been busy expanding ...]]> Sun, 27 Mar 2005 02:04:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=101 <![CDATA[An Outsider's View of Yellow Pages]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=114
                    Not surprisingly, Kennard says that private equity is good for the industry because it allows publishers to focus on their core business and expand horizontally. ...]]>
                    Fri, 25 Mar 2005 10:27:43 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=114
                    <![CDATA[Newspaper Partners Buy Majority Stake in Topix]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=123 Topix.net, a news search/aggregation site, has announced a majority investment from The Tribune Co., Knight Ridder Digital and Gannett Co. These are the ...]]> Thu, 24 Mar 2005 13:58:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=123 <![CDATA[Yahoo! 360: Community Key to Ratings/Reviews]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=113 Tue, 22 Mar 2005 16:02:15 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=113 <![CDATA['No Time to Argue; Throw Me the Idol']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=117 Newspapers'05 in Dallas, the newspaper industry's mega-show put on by the Newspaper Association of America (NAA). This show covers ...]]> Tue, 22 Mar 2005 15:54:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=117 <![CDATA[Diller Asks Jeeves, Flickr Says Yahoo!]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=118 New York Times is reporting that Ask Jeeves is to be acquired by IAC for the equivalent ...]]> Tue, 22 Mar 2005 15:51:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=118 <![CDATA[More Deals on the Way?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=120 interesting speculation about the role of Jeeves in IAC post acquisition. In particular, he speculates about a potential ...]]> Tue, 22 Mar 2005 15:47:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=120 <![CDATA[Borrell: Newspapers Power Local Online Ad Growth]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=32 report last week that projected local online ad spending would increase by 46% and hit US$3.9 billion in 2005. ...]]> Sat, 19 Mar 2005 01:08:10 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=32 <![CDATA['The Internet Is the Yellow Pages']]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=106 LocalLaunch for pointing out Marty Himmelstein's excellent article on Local Search/IYP. Himmelstein was something of ...]]> Wed, 16 Mar 2005 10:54:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=106 <![CDATA[A9: Vertical-Horizontal Search Integration]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=112 Yellow Pages, has now created a very interesting RSS-based "open search" platform that allows users (once they're signed ...]]> Tue, 15 Mar 2005 14:38:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=112 <![CDATA[Google Launches Self-Service Local Biz Center]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=111 Google Local Business Center." It's a ...]]> Tue, 15 Mar 2005 09:54:44 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=111 <![CDATA['Gen M': Kids Using More Media -- Newspapers Low on the List]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=108 SES (more like the Pew Internet & American Life Project, as part of its ongoing telephone survey, polled roughly 2,200 U.S. ...]]> Fri, 11 Mar 2005 08:26:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=105 <![CDATA[Interchange to Launch 'Local.com' Destination]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=96 news release, Interchange, which recently acquired Swedish Local Search technology platform Inspire AB, announced that it had ...]]> Thu, 10 Mar 2005 13:05:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=96 <![CDATA[Wither SME Product Sellers?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=97 DMNews
                    reports on infoUSA data showing the number of small businesses in the U.S. declined by about 300,000 from 11.6 million at the ...]]> Thu, 10 Mar 2005 13:02:42 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=97 <![CDATA[Newspaper Registration a Flawed Strategy]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=98 Thu, 10 Mar 2005 12:59:38 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=98 <![CDATA[Fear and Backslapping in Las Vegas]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=100 Thu, 10 Mar 2005 12:07:50 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=100 <![CDATA[Google Customizes News; Is 'MyGoogle' Coming?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=104 Google News, allowing manipulation of the existing news categories and the creation of specialized categories ...]]> Thu, 10 Mar 2005 11:48:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=104 <![CDATA["We're No. 1"]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=91
                    DexOnline.com was the No. 1 IYP site within its region in 2004, according to consumer research firm comScore. They are not close to No. 1 ...]]>
                    Mon, 07 Mar 2005 11:08:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=91
                    <![CDATA[Consumer Impact on Advertising Budget Allocation]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=90 USAToday piece that shows the potential direct line from consumer usage/behavior to advertising spend allocation. The article's about SMEs and ...]]> Fri, 04 Mar 2005 16:47:47 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=90 <![CDATA[How to Summarize a Meeting]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=83
                    Subject: bear stearns media conference - one line summary Advertising perspectives from our Media Conf - from A. Quadrani. Surprising amount of consistency from both ...]]>
                    Tue, 01 Mar 2005 15:52:25 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=83
                    <![CDATA[Tired of Hearing about Google?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=74 Mon, 28 Feb 2005 11:34:53 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=74 <![CDATA[Become: Product Review Search]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=80 Become.com (you have ...]]> Mon, 28 Feb 2005 03:07:34 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=80 <![CDATA[AOL Local Getting Better and Faster]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=78 new and improved feature set for local will be on display starting today. AOL has ...]]> Thu, 24 Feb 2005 09:46:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=78 <![CDATA[The Changing Ear of Radio]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=76
                    Most every traditional medium today faces challenges from new technologies. Yellow Pages and newspapers, the primary print directional media, are being affected mostly by the ...]]>
                    Wed, 23 Feb 2005 16:41:13 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=76
                    <![CDATA[Search Share Erosion—Not?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=72 NextSearchSurvey folks found that when they asked online respondents "If you were to choose ...]]> Wed, 23 Feb 2005 15:20:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=72 <![CDATA[Targeted Cable TV Is Here or Just Hype?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=75 delivering more targeted local advertising. Is it going to ...]]> Wed, 23 Feb 2005 14:16:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=75 <![CDATA[I Want My Yahoo! TV]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=64 Tue, 22 Feb 2005 10:19:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=64 <![CDATA[Wi-Fi All Around]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=65 NYTimes today re Philadelphia becoming one big wireless hot spot. Many implications . . .

                    There are ...]]>
                    Tue, 22 Feb 2005 10:17:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=65
                    <![CDATA[Eniro Tries to Right Its Ship]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=71
                    Eniro is a very progressive directory organization operating in several very progressive markets (including Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland) as well as some developing markets ...]]>
                    Sun, 20 Feb 2005 16:58:23 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=71
                    <![CDATA[GMail Goes Wide]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=69 gmail accounts. Formerly this was a viral affair (which was very very smart ...]]> Fri, 18 Feb 2005 09:57:01 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=69 <![CDATA[Where Can I Buy That New Zealand Pinot?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=61 pinot noir wines on the NYTimes' Web site (perhaps I was too ...]]> Thu, 17 Feb 2005 18:03:48 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=61 <![CDATA[More on Maps]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=63 Newsweek on the data providers behind mapping sites/functionality. Another by the study about the relationship between search and e-commerce. This is similar to the Tue, 15 Feb 2005 11:11:56 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=62 <![CDATA[Will TV Move the Search Needle?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=58 Tue, 15 Feb 2005 08:25:59 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=58 <![CDATA[Local Search Guide Grows]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=59 Local Search Guide. More profiles and resources ...]]> Tue, 15 Feb 2005 08:25:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=59 <![CDATA[Telcos to Do TV: Will It Work?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=54 IPtv) what cable TV is starting to do to telcos with IP telephony?

                    And ...]]>
                    Mon, 14 Feb 2005 08:29:36 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=54
                    <![CDATA[Keywords: Down for Now, but Up over the Long Term]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=55 crash after the holidays in keyword prices. But over the long term, ...]]> Mon, 14 Feb 2005 08:27:11 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=55 <![CDATA[Schmidt: Google to Seek Users' Personal Info]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=50 AP report ...]]> Fri, 11 Feb 2005 08:33:19 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=50 <![CDATA[Importance of Search Engine Position]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=49 Wired News about the very real impact of ranking higher in search engine placement. It's mostly about ...]]> Fri, 11 Feb 2005 08:29:26 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=49 <![CDATA[Google to Focus More on Local/SMEs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=51 seeking personal information, Google representatives said they would do more direct sales (probably for larger advertisers) but ...]]> Thu, 10 Feb 2005 11:05:55 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=51 <![CDATA[Google’s Employee Perks and the Yellow Pages]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=40 article in the New York Times about Google’s million dollar employee incentives inspired Shawn Wiora, a former Verizon Information Services manager ...]]> Wed, 09 Feb 2005 13:43:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=40 <![CDATA[AOL Enhances Search, Adds Pay-per-Call]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=21
                    An extensive discussion of the enhancements is ...]]>
                    Wed, 09 Feb 2005 12:34:30 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=21
                    <![CDATA[ShopLocal Data Confirms “W2S” Trend]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=20
                    In this case, ShopLocal and The Dieringer Group released a study, which ...]]>
                    Wed, 09 Feb 2005 12:34:08 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=20
                    <![CDATA[Keynote Says Google’s Lead Shrinking]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=16 consumer survey that reported Yahoo!, MSN and Ask Jeeves making gains ...]]> Wed, 09 Feb 2005 12:33:32 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=16 <![CDATA[Wither Friendster?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=24 interesting piece in today's NYTimes about Friendster's fortunes and how it's been eclipsed by MySpace in the critical ...]]> Wed, 09 Feb 2005 12:33:14 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=24 <![CDATA[Online Video Search: Web-TV Convergence?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=25 Google has formally joined AOL, Yahoo!, Blinxx and others in offering TV/video search, the time has come to speculate more seriously ...]]> Wed, 09 Feb 2005 12:32:45 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=25 <![CDATA[Yahoo! Local: Here, There and Now Everywhere]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=29 Local Send to Phone, which enables users to send and store ...]]> Wed, 09 Feb 2005 12:32:18 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=29 <![CDATA['Guaranteed Clicks' Marketing Penetrating Below Top Tier YPs]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=42 has adopted a fixed ...]]> Wed, 09 Feb 2005 12:27:05 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=42 <![CDATA[Jeeves Buys Blog]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=43 Bloglines, a site that provides a range of functions associated with blogging. A search engine for blog content and ...]]> Wed, 09 Feb 2005 12:26:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=43 <![CDATA[Maps.Google.com]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=46 maps.google.com. First impression: it's pretty robust and will rival Yahoo!'s SmartView. I will write about this more extensively ...]]> Wed, 09 Feb 2005 12:26:33 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=46 <![CDATA[Conferences: A Leading Industry Indicator?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=45
                    Conferences tend to reflect how the business is right now. When business is struggling, publishers will either put a numerical limit on the total number ...]]>
                    Tue, 08 Feb 2005 12:55:54 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=45
                    <![CDATA[Is Sensis the Next One on the Block?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=44 Tue, 08 Feb 2005 11:30:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=44 <![CDATA[The Bell No Longer Tolls]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=33 Fri, 04 Feb 2005 08:46:22 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=33 <![CDATA[The Local Search Zeitgeist]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=13 Wed, 02 Feb 2005 11:22:17 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=13 <![CDATA[My Wish for the YP Industry in 2005]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=12 Wed, 02 Feb 2005 11:21:07 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=12 <![CDATA[Competition Picks Up Steam in the UK]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=18 Wed, 02 Feb 2005 11:18:16 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=18 <![CDATA[Will Next Week's Headline Be About Credit Cards?]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=22 Wed, 02 Feb 2005 11:16:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=22 <![CDATA[My Breakfast with Condron]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=28 Wed, 02 Feb 2005 11:08:40 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=28 <![CDATA[Find YP’s eRates and Data to Compete with YPA]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=30 eRates ...]]> Wed, 02 Feb 2005 11:07:52 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=30 <![CDATA[The Marshall Leaves Town]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=31 Wed, 02 Feb 2005 11:07:35 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=31 <![CDATA[Chinese YP Market Gets Increasingly Competitive]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=19 Wed, 02 Feb 2005 11:03:24 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=19 <![CDATA[Wi Fi Goes Camping]]> http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=26 Wed, 02 Feb 2005 11:01:39 -0500 http://206.106.174.250/blog/blog_comment.asp?bi=26