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Lots of comments about being a parasite, adding no value, and that he deserved it... but I don't see it that way. Sure, it was "obvious" that it would eventually get shut down, but he built a $100 million/year business out of it... and knew that it was going to be short lived. I respect his plans to flip it into a legitimate business. If Google had not shut it down for about 6 months more, Geosign might have become a major player.

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