John Battelle, at PC Forum this week, reports
A pretty lengthy discussion of the role of social networking in their
businesses, including Orkut. Eric [Schmidt, Google CEO] acknowledges
that Orkut was strategic to Google's ability to know more
about its users so as to provide better service to them, and
when it comes out of beta, it'll be integrated in some way
Now my Why Google
needs Orkut piece doesn't seem quite so conspiratorial anymore,
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