If you were flitting around a few tech blogs yesterday, you may have read a story about Google’s planned acquisition of a wireless network provider called ICOA. The articles were based on a press release from a service called PRWeb, which said that Google would be shelling out some US$400-million for the service, which provides public areas in the US with wireless hotspots, in a bid to “further diversify its already impressive portfolio of companies”.
The thing is, the press release wasn’t true....
[Cautionary tale and a reminder to be wary of sharks ~ Jeff]
Via Jeff Domansky, piodalcin