Ron Conway

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Google ponies up $600,000 for free Wi-Fi in San Francisco

Google offered to donate $600,000 to install free Wi-Fi hotspots in 31 public spaces around San Francisco, but the city, concerned about ongoing costs it might have to shoulder, is approaching the offer cautiously.

Crash and burn rate

My column last week dealt with the economic downturn and what it might mean for the prospects of online video companies. Today, I'm going to vamp on positive steps CEO's and other executives can