There should be: In the last 12 months, the RIAA lost alandmark suit against Grokster (essentially legalizing peer-to-peersoftware), lost a suit to Verizon (holding that it did not have toprovide names of its subscribers who the RIAA wanted to sue), and hasyet to actually win against any of the thousands of individuals it hassued in court (some of the cases have been settled out of court, mostare still pending).
But in my comments to him I say this doesn't go far enough: Have you checked out John Battalle's "Sell Side Advertising? I think marketing in the long tail will involve a more customizeable approach than what Google currently affords.
As a publisher in the new world of disaggregated advertising, one has no control over which ads appear on their sites.
Because those of us in the long tail are more engaged with our readers, Sell Side advertising enables us to have a say in what ads are displayed.
Crack Talk 12-17-4 Terry Blount [email protected] the holiday seasons e-cards sent through email are frequentlyinfected with viruses and trojans.
Joshua Wood has created a blog dedicated to the subject.
In his 2nd post he examines Google Adwords as an example of Long Tail Marketing.
(Including sources like websitesand email.) If you want a system to be free of spyware you have 3 options: 1.
Do not install or update any software or allow a web site to installanything.
~~~~~~~~~~ Microsoft Can't Figure Out How To Stop Spyware Itself, Needs To Buy Help Considering that many people blame Microsoft's inability to design theiroperating system and browser properly for the rise in spyware, it'sinteresting that Microsoft felt the need to go out and acquire ananti-spyware company.
This makes it sound more like they're trying topatch up some holes by applying this spyware technology on top, ratherthan looking at the underlying code to figure out ways to prevent thetype of security breaches that lead to the spyware in the first place.
Shadow Surfer (mentioned in a newsletter last month) creates a virtualcopy of your normal PC and nothing actually gets written to your harddrive, rather the changes are saved in special Shadow Surfer file.