Could this be the first true iPhone killer? Although I’ve had bad experiences with Windows Mobile devices in the past, if Microsoft pulls it’s finger out on this one and creates a competitive operating system to OS X on the iPhone, this could be the one.
eBay plans to ban sellers giving buyers negative or neutral feedback from May. While I appreciate it’s reasoning that “many buyers would not leave negative comments for fear that sellers would retaliate”, sellers now have no public response to a buyer giving them unfair negative feedback, unless they get eBay involved.
The current system is flawed, but there isn’t going to be a perfect solution and this isn’t getting us anywhere closer.
Microsoft proposed a hostile take-over of Yahoo! today. At $31 a share, that’s 62% over the closing price of Yahoo! shares on Thursday. It just seems like a very bad way to compete against Google, and they’re paying over the odds for what is a struggling company.