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  • ORIGINALLY POSTED APRIL 1ST, 2011 Search giant Google announced today that they would be purchasing social networking behemoth Facebook. The implications of such a bold and striking move on Google’s part are wide sweeping.  Given that Google is putting itself on the line financially for such a significant purchase price, it must have high hopes that Facebook will be sticking around for quite awhile as compared to social flop myspace. The move comes after tense negotiations with Darrell Strawberry, Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer of Facebook and Google’s board of directors including  Nicholas Farblewoth and Gene Simmons.  Apparently the two groups bonded after one of them shared a blog article they found amusing on the popular blog NERD TREK.  […]

    Google buys Facebook for $35 billion

    ORIGINALLY POSTED APRIL 1ST, 2011 Search giant Google announced today that they would be purchasing social networking behemoth Facebook. The implications of such a bold and striking move on Google’s part are wide sweeping.  Given that Google is putting itself on the line financially for such a significant purchase price, it must have high hopes that Facebook will be sticking around for quite awhile as compared to social flop myspace. The move comes after tense negotiations with Darrell Strawberry, Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer of Facebook and Google’s board of directors including  Nicholas Farblewoth and Gene Simmons.  Apparently the two groups bonded after one of them shared a blog article they found amusing on the popular blog NERD TREK.  […]

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  • Google Mancatcher +1/+3 vs. Facebook Google’s new weapon in the war on social dominance?  Google +1.  Akin to Facebook’s famous “LIKE”, Google +1 will help you share helpful search results with anyone connected in your social network.  This means that if I as Jonathan Nerdtrek happen to find a kick ass article on how to softmod your iPad to play PS2 games while using a Wii remote I can simply +1 the article and it will move up in the search results if you search for something similar and are friends with me on facebook, twitter, or numerous other social networks.  We could even be friends who have each others email account addresses and both use Google! Even better I […]

    Google +1 / +3 vs. Facebook

    Google Mancatcher +1/+3 vs. Facebook Google’s new weapon in the war on social dominance?  Google +1.  Akin to Facebook’s famous “LIKE”, Google +1 will help you share helpful search results with anyone connected in your social network.  This means that if I as Jonathan Nerdtrek happen to find a kick ass article on how to softmod your iPad to play PS2 games while using a Wii remote I can simply +1 the article and it will move up in the search results if you search for something similar and are friends with me on facebook, twitter, or numerous other social networks.  We could even be friends who have each others email account addresses and both use Google! Even better I […]

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