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WhatsApp could transform Facebook from an iTunes into an App Store

Facebook is going to buy WhatsApp for lots of money, and that might be an incredible investment.


Facebook is going to buy WhatsApp for lots of money, and that might be an incredible investment. I linked to a story about it yesterday, but I want to expand on my thoughts.


On dotless domains and domainless TLD’s


Google has announced their intentions for the TLD ".search,” which ICANN is considering making available.

So along with ".com," ".net," and so on, ICANN wants to open up ".blog," ".app," and ".search." Google has applied to manage each of these, and their plans for ".search" are basically to make "http://search" its own entity that…

The Rolled-Up Newspaper
The Rolled-Up Newspaper

My favorite longform articles republished from the eponymous weblog, often of a technological and cultural bent. “Hit Me With It!”

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