Thursday, May 24, 2007

» Google is failing the Microsoft litmus test | All about Microsoft | ZDNet.com

 Timely reality check; see the post for a few examples

If you want to evaluate the “evil” quotient of any company’s strategy/behavior, consider how you’d feel about it if it were Microsoft in the driver seat.

Robert McLaws of Windows-Now.com fame reminded me of my “Is Google evil?” litmus test in his post, “Google: The New Big Brother.” As McLaws paraphrased it: “When looking at any new Google venture, swap out the word ‘Google” with ‘Microsoft’ and ask yourself if you’re still OK with what’s happening.”

Source: » Google is failing the Microsoft litmus test | All about Microsoft | ZDNet.com

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