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lol to srsdude cause that is true at my school too
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post #12 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by xd_1771 View Post
Google needs to absolutely stop trying too hard at trying to take over the world
They already have the biggest search engine... what's not to like?
they also have:
an extremeley popular and sexy OS for phones
another sexy OS
a super sexy smartphone
voice chat
email
youtube
etc
    
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post #13 of 67
So Google wants even more of our information? Fair enough.

I just don't get what Google's long term goal is after they have all this information
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People aren't just going to switch from Facebook to Google's new social networking site. People like what they are familiar with, and with the current user base with Facebook, they are pretty much untouchable right now, and will be for quite a while -- although they really do need to increase the security on their website...
     
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post #15 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lt.JD View Post
Myspace was unbeatable at one point also...
This. Facebook can be taken down easily enough if the competing service is better. And with Google I wouldn't doubt it.
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I think the thing that'll make it interesting is the possible intergration with Chrome, Gmail and their OS.

IMO, it's this integration that people want. Isn't that one of the driving factors behind the cloud? Edit / create docs within your browser, email and chat within the same.

Whoever said it above me, myspace was the king; they've obviously lost to FB. Google has a massive advantage having such a large share of a similar, if not identical (i.e. stuff online) market.
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i hope google wins but im sorry, google knows too much about me already so im not gonna make an acc
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'That ship has sailed - Facebook has 600million users, and nobody's going to join yet another social network to share photos and status updates with friends.'

I recall someone saying something similar about Myspace...
    
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post #19 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cyrilmak View Post
This. Facebook can be taken down easily enough if the competing service is better. And with Google I wouldn't doubt it.
Agreed.
I find Facebook to be rather bland and very boring.
At least Myspace had an unlimited amount of customization to amuse us with.
post #20 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by xd_1771 View Post
Google needs to absolutely stop trying too hard at trying to take over the world
They already have the biggest search engine... what's not to like?
But how is that bad? It's so awesome having all your personal data centralized at Google. +they backup all your pictures on tapes so that you can always find them if you get rid of them! /sarcasm
I use Facebook and my privacy settings are in lockdown mode lol.
    
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