Daily Archives: February 6, 2008

John Gapper

Microsoft

My Financial Times column this week is about Microsoft-Yahoo and the efforts of technology companies to revolutionise the selling of display advertisements on the internet. I am sceptical. You can give your views below.

John Gapper

Further to my ode to the joys of Nestle’s Nespresso machine the other day, here is the New York Times obituary of Ernesto Illy of Illycaffè fame. He ran "the Bell Labs of coffee" in Trieste before Starbucks had opened its first store in Seattle.