ReadWriteWeb: Nobody is Making Money Online from Susan Boyle Video (Yet) — While 100 million are viewing the video, YouTube and ITV bickered over what type of ads to run.
So how much money did ITV lose so far? About $1.87 million according to the Times Online’s Dan Sabbagh …
ReadWriteWeb: GeoCities Closure Signals End of an Era – Will Others Survive on Freemium Model? — I think I may still have some pages there.
ReadWriteWeb: Nielsen: Online Video Continues to Gain Momentum
AllThingsDigital: Newspapers Desperately Burnish Traffic Stats [MediaMemo]
Dave Winer: What I learned about being rich
Interesting piece in the NY Times magazine about Twitter and how connectivity is for poor people. I learned about this when I made enough money in the late 80s to realize what wealth buys — distance. Then it took a few years to learn that distance is not what I wanted, in fact I don’t think it’s human to crave distance. People are built to want to be among others, at least I was.