Tom Foremski

Tom Foremski reports on the business and culture of Silicon Valley at the intersection of technology and media.

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If Black is the new search why not branded search?

My recent post speculating about an Apple branded search site was inspired by Barry Diller's IAC launching a new search site focused on the Black Community. Please see: Black Is The New Search: Barry Diller's IAC Launches Its First Home Grown Business - A Black Search SiteSearch is becoming a commodity and so brand is going to be more important in the future.

April 10, 2008 by


99.999 per cent of bloggers have a day job...

Matt Richtel's New York Times article about the heavy stress of making a living as a blogger is not about the blogger life at all. It is about the life of a freelance journalist, which often sits at the bottom a very shallow barrel in terms of journalist compensation.

April 7, 2008 by