Google enters r/t research market

Rohit Khare
Fri, 19 Apr 2002 15:35:07 -0700

"... it's made of PEOPLE!!"

Wow... you know, search is 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!