Is consolidation good for the customer?
Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share
6 April 2009
Consolidation doesn’t help you and me
Consolidation. “Google Inc may be in talks to buy internet start-up Twitter, the free micro-blogging service that allows people to send short text messages to a network of friends, the TechCrunch website said late Thursday.”
If you are reading this post, you probably got here as a result of the Google search engine. This is really good news because if we have learned anything in the past year or two it is this: If we can possibly allow a single category of services (i.e. banks) to be controlled by a select few players (i.e.airlines) end user consumers (you and I) always benefit (get screwed) in the end.
I think Microsoft should buy Apple so that technological innovation happens at a faster pace.
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