Dirk Dot Net

Creator of useful things. Based in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand.

Cowards of Silicon Valley

Of course Facebook never inhaled intended to run a smear campaign against Google.

Even though they hired and paid a top PR firm to pitch negative stories about Google to media outlets and requested to remain anonymous, a practice that would violate FBs own terms of service for users of the site. They even offered to help write those stories.

The "Don't be evil" vs. "All your personal data are belong to us else the vampire squid isn't happy" battle is getting uglier.