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To: give_me_a_break who wrote (111734)4/15/2011 1:07:20 AM
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Cost surge under new Google CEO unnerves Street

reuters.com 

Investors are unhappy with increased spending at google.

That's what I figured was happening at google. Those core OS coders come at a much higher price than Ajax coders, and there are several companies bidding on the best of them now. It must be a nice position to be in. Page seems committed to a salary war.



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Correct me if I'm laboring under misconceptions but it seems to me that:

• developing a OS takes the cream of the crop of engineering/coding talent. It also demands some pretty dang good interface designers and futurists. It must be somewhat of a finance drain. Probably not huge but ongoing and constant.

• dealing with multiple vendors, all clamoring for features that might or might not be reasonable, must be very distracting for management

• all of this for what seems little payback in terms of profits.


Maybe huger than I thought.
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