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20 January 2010 Slides will be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Next exam Wednesday, 27 January Office Hours MW 3:30 – 5:30 PM Microsoft and Facebook Microsoft
• Microsoft invested $240 million in Facebook Microsoft 2 years ago to sell ads. • Facebook dumping banner Facebook ads internationally • $240 million MS investment = 1.6% $240 • Facebook = $15 billion 2 years ago Facebook • Estimated at $14 billion today Estimated NBC and Conan NBC
• Conan to get $32.5 million Conan • Staff of 200 to get $12 million Staff • Tonight is his last show, Tonight ratings up 50% to 1.9 • Leno back March 1 Leno • No Conan until September 1, No no interviews slamming NBC Newspaper Front Pages Newspaper
• YouTube to Rent Movies
• YouTube promoting Sundance Film YouTube Festival movies in Utah today. today • The 1st 5 films available to cost $3.99 The for a 48-hour viewing period. • Movie studios to set their own prices for one Movie to 90 day rentals. • YouTube will get an unspecified commission YouTube from each rental. January 27 Apple “iSlate” (?) January Bigger than an iPhone, Smaller than an iMac January 27 Apple “iSlate” (?) January Internet History Internet Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZb0avfQme8 Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZb0avfQme8 Internet History Internet Free Online Video via PC via Free Online Video: Blinkx Blinkx
Blinkx: the world’s largest video search engine. Blinkx: search • Now ranked a top online brand by the Nielsen with YouTube, Hulu, and Yahoo based on video streams for December 2009. • Nielsen reports that overall online video usage on the rise, up 11.8% • Time logged watching online video per viewer up 13.2% Free Online Video: France’s Dailymotion Dailymotion Internet History Internet
Vanevar Bush publishes “As We Vanevar May Think” in Time Magazine 1945 May Proposes a system of connected memory devices, linked documents, and data compression (“an encyclopedia stored in a matchbox”) Bush is credited with outlining what would become hypermedia, the Internet, and the World-Wide Web. Internet History: Internet Which could survive a nuclear attack? Telephone Internet History Internet Internet History Internet Internet History Internet University of Cambridge first webcam 1993. first 1994: 1994: Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle 1995 Internet History Internet Internet Connections between Internet routers, circa 2003 History: Internet History Internet See you Friday… ...
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