Dave Winer writes, ” I am absolutely sure Google has an aggregator in the works. And by taking control of the syndication format, and trying to eliminate RSS, they will control the whole blogging-syndication-search space. ”
A friend in publishing syndication/space told me this week that her company knows Google is approaching and working with publishers to bring their content to the web in RSS/aggregator format–possibly with micropayment capability.
And Orkut’s got the beat for Googlemail.
And of course they are all over every flavor of geo-targeted, personalized, contextual ad space.
And they have over a thousand ad sales people now(!)
Is everything what’s next?