Vigrah

Why buffoons

Oct
26

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Maybe my last post came across as very strongly worded, so I wanted to throw in a quick explanation here. Let’s look at Google’s pronouncements regarding ‘open’ and Android. For reference, look at the report by Techcrunch in May 2010, after Google announced Froyo, a new version of Android at its I/O event. (more…)

Google’s Buffoons

Oct
25

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I am beginning to suspect that Google is rather good playing its audience. Google has a history of outright lies, and yet people buy into its hype, its lies, its ‘ideology’ without batting an eyelid. The whole ‘Google stands for open’ is an outrageous, ridiculous lie. And yet, people lap it up year after year. Consider, for example, Project Ara.
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