Tag: Google

Friday, March 11th, 2011

What’s the Internet worth?

The Great Stagnation, an intriguing new book by George Mason  economist Tyler Cowen, co-author of the Marginal Revolution blog, has sparked a fantastic debate about whether and how the Internet has contributed to our economic wellbeing. The book ponders why … Continue reading

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Friday, January 14th, 2011

Should you work for free?

Remember when Google asked illustrators to design some cool new art for its browser, Chrome, for free? Some artists were swayed by the argument that exposure on Google amounted to valuable advertising for their work. But many were incensed that … Continue reading

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