Mijn gedachten over internet, media, politiek, technologie en innovatie
maandag 15 maart 2004
In Searching We Trust
"It's more like the new kabbalah. With an estimated 200 million searches logged daily, Google, the most popular Internet search engine, 'has a near-religious quality in the minds of many users,' said Joseph Janes, an associate professor at the University of Washington in Seattle who taught a graduate seminar on Google this semester. 'A few years ago, you would have talked to a trusted friend about arthritis or where to send your kids to college or where to go on vacation. Now we turn to Google.'"