Celestial Weasel (celestialweasel) wrote,
Celestial Weasel


Flikr aside, I cannot work up too much amusement at the Microsoft hostile take over bid for Yahoo.
Is this I wonder (or MS-Wondr.NET) like the IBM take-over of Lotus (company that no-one is afraid of any more tries to regain its mojo) or the AOL Time-Warner merger (company with business model merges with one without)?
One would have thought after the Netscape debacle that people would realise that a rag-bag of APIs does not make a platform.

  • Sweet municipal dreams

    I owe posts on a couple of things, but I break my long silence to commend the new Saint Etienne album, Home Counties, to you. It appears to be on…

  • The Hanging Tree - 2 questions

    Two questions... one is a plot one and one is a 'emotional authenticity' one Plot one: Did I miss something or is there no real explanation as to…

  • The Hanging Tree

    When more of you have read it I will be asking a couple of questions.

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.