Great quote

Just love this quote on business models …

“If you are not paying for it, you’re not the customer; you’re the product being sold.”

From I hope iAd fails

I think that replaces my past favorite quote …

I hope that when I die people say of me ‘Man, that guy sure owed me a lot of money

4 Comments

Rhys Roberts
September 12, 2010 at 4:16 pm

Great quote.

I also like John Ruskin’s “When you pay too much you lose a little money, that is all. When you pay too little, you sometimes lose everything”.

And on a lighter note a variation on the second one that I have always liked is Spike Milligan’s epitaph: “I told you I was ill”.

Fan
September 13, 2010 at 3:38 pm

I wish there was a *like* button on this post.

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September 13, 2010 at 10:24 pm

“If you are not paying for it, you’re not the customer; you’re the product being sold.”
Absolutely spot on… and well worth remembering the next time you Google for something whilst signed in!

Nigel
October 30, 2010 at 12:53 am

Here’s another business quote for you to enjoy. “There will be only two kinds of managers: the quick, and the dead.” David Vice, Northern Telecom, USA – c. 1995 Prophetic, I think!

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