Everyone knows by now that MSFT has delayed Vista (I can only imagine the glee at the ‘plex). But there’s much more afoot lately, and since I’ve been running around having meetings all day in NY, I’m not posting about it as much as I’d like. The stuff I find notable:
Tim interviewed Bill Gates on Monday at Mix06. His questions are here, webcast here. The interesting thing is that Tim even got the chance to do this, given what an open source and web2 advocate he is. Cool.
Tempest in teapot about Blogger banning MSN Search bars turns out to be false.
Google does a deal with Nike for a soccer social networking site called Joga.com. Come on. Let’s have a debate about whether Google is in the publishing business….
Philipp notices what folks are doing with “Google Page Creator.” Sigh. Tragedy of the commons.
Xeni notes the wonderful world of the DOJ w/r/t teabagging and Google.
Claria is “exiting the adware business by Q2.”
Podzinger (podcast search) has launched.
Google appears to be testing an interesting new approach to SERP layout in Italy, more here.