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JULY 2007

Worth took a skeptical look at recent tech mergers, among them Google’s acquisition of YouTube and Rupert Murdoch’s $580 million

Worth took a skeptical look at recent tech mergers, among them Google’s acquisition of YouTube and Rupert Murdoch’s $580 million purchase of MySpace (oops). Worth was unimpressed by Amazon’s recent foray into selling products other than books, writing, “It makes about as much sense as Ben & Jerry’s saying: ‘Everyone knows our name and loves our ice cream, so let’s sell books and compete with Amazon.’” Also oops.

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