Thursday, May 12, 2011
Facebook caught not playing nice with Google
There are some wars between corporations in the computer industry that are almost epic, for example Apple vs Microsoft or IBM vs Dell. This is also the case between Facebook and Google as with the latest report from the daily beast there is no cease-fire. As it appears Facebook hired a public relations team not to polish the company's image but to smear the image of Google by planting a series of false or exaggerated news over the internet. The whole story broke loose when a blogger that was contacted by the PR firm blew the whistle and everything came to the surface. USA today actually spotted the whole story and made it public.
Read more on an excellent and detailed article by Dans Lyons on the daily beast here.
Source: USA Today