TechCrunch tells of a rumor that people who don’t work at Google are sneaking into Google to get free lunch: “To get into Googles internal offices requires a discussion with security, sign in, badge, and escort. However, the dining area has no specific security into or out of it. If you can get past parking security, you can walk right in and eat.”
Now there’s a tool giving you an answer to how much your blog is worth.
For no reason at all, I mashed Night of the Living Dead with Duck and Cover [WMV] (the former is a classic zombie movie by Romero, the latter a government infomercial on the atomic bomb – both movies are in the copyright-free zone).
Yahoo’s Think Tank project (needs a recent version of the Flash player) runs from November 3rd to 17th and allows you to submit your advertising requests, to then webcam-watch them being worked on by “some of Australia and New Zealand’s leading creative minds.” [Via InsideGoogle.]
Yahoo put up a life-sized statue of an “Alpha Geek”, awarding the Yahoo mail team for their “tremendous intellectual efforts put forth in order to defeat Gmail” and “kicking an enemy’s ass.” Kevin Fox (who used to be at Yahoo, and now works for Google) comments on the situation. (Statue photos are available.)
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