Google revolutionised contextual text advertising. Now it is trying to make it easy for more of us to switch to display ads.
Business shouldn't be all business.
ZDNet AU Staff
Looking for inspiration for that next big idea? Take a step back from the day-to-day business of tech and find out what's really on the cutting edge (and re-discover why you got into this business in the first place)!
There's plenty of evidence that more roads simply lead to more cars. Now, Ford has a vision that will see us make better use of the roads that we already have.
Microsoft might be onto something with IllumiShare, a way of sharing pictures and objects without being bound by the constraints of your computer screen.
Google did a pretty good job of giving us snapshots of streets around the world, but it never took its mapping project to the bottom of the ocean. The folks at the University of Sydney are now filling in that hole, so to speak.
Derek Fung, from sister site CNET Australia, takes a little look back at where we came from in "Tech Time Machine".