__/ [ wd ] on Tuesday 23 May 2006 22:12 \__
> On Tue, 23 May 2006 16:22:03 +0000, Big Bill wrote:
>> On Tue, 23 May 2006 16:19:45 +0100, Roy Schestowitz
>> <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>__/ [ Big Bill ] on Monday 22 May 2006 21:22 \__
>>>This relates to some of the stuff that we have been speaking about. Not
>>>just search engines are involved, but also ISP's and entire nations.
>> It's ironic, but perhaps it'll all end up like the Compuserve business
>> model again.
> Yeah, something like AOL: "Buy our Internet services, we have MORE
> (The AOL people actually told me this one time, when I was canceling my
> free trial.)
My cousins have been virtually locked in to AOL for almost a decade. They
keep saying that they want to quit it (latterly, I recommended a migration
to Google Mail), but I see their reluctance. AOL: what an abuse of those who
are not technology-savvy. AOL is a goatfest. It contains the word "America",
so you can't just let it pass you by... or bye...
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