Multiply is Cheap. ABS-CBN is Stupid.

ABS-CBN MultiplyLast year, also-ran social network Multiply stepped into a petty third-world TV network war by entering into an ad deal with Philippine TV station ABS-CBN. Now Multiply gets pwned in that war — literally. ABS-CBN now owns 5% of Multiply, for the ridiculous price of $5 million.

The sad part is, neither company knows what they’re really offering each other aside from five million dollars for three million Filipino Multiply users. Consider the following statement from ABS-CBN Interactive head Paolo Pineda: Click here to continue reading “Multiply is Cheap. ABS-CBN is Stupid.”…

Oprah Vs. Over 9000

A word of advice, Oprah: the next time you read something utterly ridiculous on the Internet, try Googling it before using it to scare people. For all you know, it could be a meme.

In other words, lurk moar. Ignorant technophobic fearmongering may appeal to bored TV-viewing housewives, but it makes you look like an idiot nine thousand times over.