27 Jan '12, 2am

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Danny, sensible points indeed. As a user of certain Google services I feel like Google is slipping up on basic relevance and functionality. Though this may seem like a self-indulgent field to some… recently I have gotten back to using the Google Finance research tools and I *really* like some of it. When Google Finance came out of the gate it blew others out of the water, and the UI is generally still a lot more intuitive. So where do they slip up? The basic news feed! Much if not most of the breaking news on a stock is simply not coming up, yet spammy “scraped” alerts (exactly the type of thing that is so transparently thin that it launched Panda) of 1-2 sentences from low quality sites come up. There were a dozen good quality stories pointing to Goldman Sachs downgrading Corning, for example (you would have to go looking for *something* because the stock went way down at...

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