MSN, YHOO and Goog all allow INSP to have their search engines incorporated into Dogpile because it brings them traffic. While presumably, if they all agreed to stop allowing dogpile to have access, they could prevent dogpile from having any visitors, that won't happen (different contract termination dates). Its like the prisoner's dilemma from economics.
Dogpile has searchers, myself for example - who value the metasearch benefits. As long as I keep going to dogpile, any 1 search engine would lose out by not including their search results into dogpile.
Lets say i search for iPod, and MSN wasn't incorporated. That means they have no chance that I would click on their search results. When I click on a search result genearted by Dogpile through YHOO, both companies get paid - though I doubt INSP or YHOO or GOOG would disclose their TAC.
Nobody�s ass hurts worse or more often than datsun's but you don't see him whining about it all the time. Next time you feel like droning on and on about your sore sphincter take a cue from dat and bite your pillow instead.
Last quarter..they crushed earnings by 8 cents...this in itself should have rocketed the stock price to over 50. Instead...JV chose to give crappy guidance for the next quarter (June)...when June did come around, they actually beat original estimates! This should have had the stock at least 60+ wouldnt you think? But he did the same thing again...He obviously doesn't have a good handle on estimates. Damage is done...his comments on the CC were outrageous. BOSSTL...his job is to make shareholders money...is he doing his job? 57 to 24