Google enters the r/t research market

Rohit Khare
Fri, 19 Apr 2002 15:34:09 -0700

Wow... you know, it's a small beachhead, but they keep on expanding from =
there. A friend passed along:

> Google Answers
> Live Researchers answer your questions on any topic for a fee.

Yes, ladies and gentlemen, the latest entry in the peer-to-peer =
Usenet-for-money model. And this team has the best odds I'd lay down on =
for winning the r/t research prize. Not least because they're not =
wasting $10^8 on the experiment...

Sally forth! There may be money for obsessive geeks at retail after all!