March 25, 2015

Lando’s deal

So Facebook may be talking to news outlets about (and this is how the tech press has explained it) “hosting” their content on Facebook.

I’ll wait until I see exactly what this might be before I cast any judgement but I think John Gruber may be on the right track:

I can see why these news sites are tempted by the offer, but I think they’re going to regret it. It’s like Lando’s deal with Vader in The Empire Strikes Back.

We’ll see.