Is Google an Innovator or Bully? [Open Discussion]

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On August 15, 2011
  • 2 Comments
Earlier today Jim Spencer from JBS Partners commented on Google’s decision to acquire Motorola’s mobile phone business. His comments got me thinking about why Google would pay $12.5 billion — offering the company a 61% premium on their going rate — to get a deal done now. Jim was careful in his commentary, indicating that […]
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Google’s Plus Sized Failure

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On August 8, 2011
  • 15 Comments
A month ago I was excited about Google+. It represented something new. Something shiny. Attractive. Google had finally created something that people outside of the tech industry could get on board with. Today, just one month later, the once promising community has become useless to me. It’s just another proverbial flash in the pan on […]
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