You can’t beat Free

Everytime you turn around Google is launching a new service, companies that make their living providing services and tools on the Internet have to raise an eyebrow everytime Google releases a new tool and hope their product line is not the next victim.

I have probably 50 programs on my laptop but I use probably 6 of them and at least one of those six is a tool by Google. If you have a warchest of that kind of money you can continue to build cool tools that people will generally like and use. I like the conclusions of the referenced articles and you should to, it will make you sit back and say hmmm. [Om Malik]

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Todd Cochrane is the Founder of Geek News Central and host of the Geek News Central Podcast. He is a Podcast Hall of Fame Inductee and was one of the very first podcasters in 2004. He wrote the first book on podcasting, and did many of the early Podcast Advertising deals in the podcasting space. He does two other podcasts in addition to Geek News Central. The New Media Show and Podcast Legends.