Dish Outbidding Everyone Else For Hulu

After video-streaming site Hulu put itself up for sale last month, six companies including Google, Yahoo! and Amazon reportedly have submitted their initial bids. Yahoo!, whose interest first led Hulu to consider a sale, remains an eager bidder, but the Sunnyvale-headquartered corporation could be outbid by Google or Amazon. Rather surprisingly, however, none of them emerged as the highest bidder.… Continue reading Dish Outbidding Everyone Else For Hulu

Search Engines: Before They Were Popular

1. Ask Jeeves Well, Ask Jeeves is actually its 90’s name because today, this search engine is called Ask.com. This site started at 1996 by Garret Gruener and David Warthen in Berkeley California. “Jeeves” is the name of the “gentleman’s personal gentleman”, or valet (illustrated by Marcos Sorensen), fetching answers to any question asked. This… Continue reading Search Engines: Before They Were Popular