Google guns for Facebook's market

by Andrea Shea King -- In last week's column (Is Google going the way of Ma Bell?), I wrote: "Is Google abusing its monopoly power to extend into new markets and crush its more…

Google to go way of Ma Bell?

by Andrea Shea King -- Is Google abusing its monopoly power to extend into new markets and crush its competitors? Do its search results favor its advertisers and their products? Could be. The more…

America cuts its cable

by Andrea Shea King -- In a recent post on her website, cattle commodities broker Ann Barnhardt explained why she ended her cable TV service. "I was channel surfing one evening at around more…

Tax the Internet, and it goes elsewhere

by Andrea Shea King -- Amazon doesn't flinch. When the revenuer comes a-callin', they pull the plug, saying, "Thanks, but no thanks." As TechCrunch reports, here's why: "Amazon has shut down its Associates more…

No longer safe online

by Andrea Shea King -- Hackers are having a field day while corporations and media outlets are having panic attacks, figuratively speaking. As I write this, Sony has reportedly suffered yet another security more…

White House hires 'Goebbels-like' attack dog

by Andrea Shea King -- Jesse Lee Hold on to your hats, ladies and gentlemen! What you're about to read will shock you. The Obama administration doesn't like negative things being written about more…

Parents! Facebook is after your pre-teens

by Andrea Shea King -- Last week we asked if you had any idea how many millions of underage users are on Facebook. If you guessed 7.5 million, you were right, despite the more…

Beaten to the punch on bin Laden

by Andrea Shea King -- Which outlet first broke news of Osama bin Laden's demise? Answer: none of them. The initial report of bin Laden's death was reportedly splashed around the world in more…

Your cell phone is spying on you

by Andrea Shea King -- Apple says they're not intentionally keeping track of where you are through your iPhone. The tech giant has taken a bruising from lawmakers concerned about privacy issues and more…