Tom Foremski

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

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Challenges ahead for Facebook developers

Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn, the social networking site for business users, talks about Facebook and some of the challenges ahead for Facebook application developers.He also says that Facebook will not be the dominant social network, he predicts different social sites for people's different interests.

October 26, 2007 by


I am burned out . . .

There has been a red-shift acceleration in the pace of life in Silicon Valley lately and I'm completely burned out on conferences and events. These things ain't slowing down...

October 25, 2007 by


AAPL has out performed GOOG

Did you see this?John Murrell over at "Good Morning Silicon Valley" writes:So it must have been with an exhilarating sense of satisfaction that Steve Jobs and the Apple brass watched another dazzling set of quarterly financials push the company's stock price up to around $187 a share today, vaulting Apple's market cap past IBM's by about $6 billion.

October 24, 2007 by

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Will cable kill the video stars?

Comcast is likely blocking all large file transfers not just BitTorrent, which is why it can say it is not deliberately targeting any specific applications. How will YouTube and the 140 other video sharing sites survive?

October 21, 2007 by

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