Hello,

We noticed you're browsing in private or incognito mode.

To continue reading this article, please exit incognito mode or log in.

Not an Insider? Subscribe now for unlimited access to online articles.

A View from David Appell

Google Is Talking Again to CNET

That didn’t last long. Google is once again talking with CNET reporters, despite their snooty fit of a month and a half ago. In fact, it was Google’s Chief Executive Eric Schmidt himself who gave the interview, the very man…

  • September 27, 2005

That didn’t last long. Google is once again talking with CNET reporters, despite their snooty fit of a month and a half ago. In fact, it was Google’s Chief Executive Eric Schmidt himself who gave the interview, the very man who had gotten his nose all in a twist because CNET had the audacity to put his name in his very own search engine and report on the results. I guess–at least, I hope–that Google came to its senses and saw how foolish they looked in all this. Maybe Google won’t explicitedly admit they were wrong, but kudos to them for doing the right thing.

Want more award-winning journalism? Subscribe to Insider Basic.
  • Insider Basic {! insider.prices.basic !}*

    {! insider.display.menuOptionsLabel !}

    Six issues of our award winning print magazine, unlimited online access plus The Download with the top tech stories delivered daily to your inbox.

    See details+

    Print Magazine (6 bi-monthly issues)

    Unlimited online access including all articles, multimedia, and more

    The Download newsletter with top tech stories delivered daily to your inbox

/3
You've read of three free articles this month. for unlimited online access. You've read of three free articles this month. for unlimited online access. This is your last free article this month. for unlimited online access. You've read all your free articles this month. for unlimited online access. You've read of three free articles this month. for more, or for unlimited online access. for two more free articles, or for unlimited online access.