Google CEO hints Google/Linux netbooks may be coming
Mar 06, 2009, 18:32 (0 Talkback[s])
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"On March 3rd, though, Google CEO Eric Schmidt said,
What's particularly interesting about netbooks is the price point.
Eventually, it will make sense for operators and so forth to
subsidize the use of netbooks so they can make services revenue and
advertising revenue on the consumption. That's another new model
"Making money from online advertising. Hmm... Now what company,
with a name that starts with 'G' and ends with 'e,' do we know
that's the absolute tip-top at making money from online
advertising? Could it be Google!? I think so."