Archive for February 2008

US Internet Market Mature…and Still Growing

A new eMarketer report analyzes the maturing, but still growing, US Internet market. Although growth has slowed to the low single digits in recent years—projected to be just 3.1% in 2008—US Internet users can be counted in the hundreds of millions. eMarketer projects that this year there will be 193.9 million US Internet users—about two-thirds […]

Think You’re Having a Bad Day at Work…

You’ve gotta see these guys. Talk about unhappy customers! Apple should include this in a viral marketing program and point out the fact that none of these people are using Mac’s 🙂 glumbert – Bad Day at the Office

500 Million Internet Users in Asia-Pacific

Asia-Pacific and Latin America will see the highest growth rates in Internet use over the next 5 years according to eMarketer. Of course there’s still plenty of room for growth as 82.5% of the world’s population is not online. According to recent estimates there were 6.6 billion people in the world in 2007. Of that […]

Yahoo to Reject Microsoft Bid

This in today’s Wall Street Journal: Yahoo Inc.’s board plans to reject Microsoft Corp.’s unsolicited $44.6 billion offer to acquire the Web giant, a person familiar with the situation says. After a series of meetings over the past week, Yahoo’s board determined that the $31 per share offer “massively undervalues” Yahoo, the person said. It […]