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  • Expedia to lay off 3,000 people

    The subtitle for this article could be “And probably more as Coronavirus  is taking toll on travel stocks“- American online travel giant Expedia has announced it will lay off 3,000 people. Of these, approximately 500 will be laid off from the Seattle headquarters, which employs 4,000 people in all. The reason is last year’s busin...

  • Expedia calls out the anti-competitive and ‘anti-social’ practices by Google

    In a first post on this blog, a post that skyrocketed my blog back in 2013/2014, I wrote a story about Expedia’s black hat SEO campaign. Soon after this post Google reportedly penalized Expedia and Expedia’s market cap was down by $800M. I was both excited and scared. Excited since I got many messages from potential […]...

  • Someone stole VBK.COM and they are trying to sell it?

    Just saw that VBK.COM is for sale on SEDO. And at a very low price (EUR 7999). But, people sometimes sell good domains for a lower than expected price. Maybe this is a deal I was waiting for? So, I immediately jumped to click BUY NOW button. Before clicking I wanted to re-check a couple […]...

  • Tesla Truck Looks Like DeLorean from Back to The Future

    Last night (November 21, 2019) Tesla CEO Elon Musk launched his company’s take on the most quintessentially American of automobiles, the pickup truck, yall :“Trucks have been basically the same for 100 years. We want to do something different.”    Nobody *expects* the Cybertruck pic.twitter.com/khhYNFaVKs — Elon Musk (@elo...

  • $4 Billion for a Browser Extension

    PayPal just announced that they will spend some serious cash for Honey. Honey started out as a web browser extension, in October 2012. Before the launch Honey team hired some freelancers on Mechanical Turk to test the extension. One of its bug testers on Mechanical Turk was so excited about the product, he leaked it to […]...

  • The city leading the fake news industry – BBC Reel

    If you know how it all started back in 2016, you know that Veles (a city in North Macedonia) was the epicenter, a leading source of fake news for US presidential elections. Back then over 100 sites were tracked during the final weeks of the 2016 U.S. election campaign. And now, Veles is preparing for 2020 […]...

  • You Ever Wonder how Public toilet in Monaco Looks Like?

    I am sure that public toilets never cross your mind when you are thinking about Monaco. You envision fancy stores, expensive cars, Formula One Grand Prix or Casino Monte Carlo. If you ever get a chance to stroll in the park near the Musée océanographique de Monaco you might end up seeing this. (Click image for […]...

  • I was Donald Trump on WT:Social and everyone believed me

    Not sure where I saw the information first, if I remember it was on Hacker News the other day. But the moment I saw I can skip the waiting line to join this new Facebook rival, I decided to part with $12,99/month and join the new fad. Five minutes after I joined I noticed one […]...

  • How Netflix Gained Initial Traction and First Customers

    Netflix is a media service provider and production company that was founded in 1997 by Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph. The two started off by selling and renting out DVD’s in 1998 with a due date which they did by mail. Just one year later Netflix debuts a subscription service, offering unlimited DVD rentals for one monthly price. They got...

  • How Harry Potter Geek Created FOURSQUARE and went from $1 to $1 Billion

    Foursquare.com is a location data platform that was created by Dennis Crowley and Naveen Selvadurai. They launched with playfoursquare.com in early 2009 and after its first round of funding, first thing Foursquare did was purchase the foursquare.com domain. The idea for Foursquare was born back in 1999  around the time when Dennis graduate...