*** April Fools (wiki). Thanks to V for the idea and pic. Thanks to Mike for the link to CC's blog. Do not click on this link.
****As I type this a high school band, across the street has decided they're going play outside today. I'm staring right at them out the window. They're playing the William Tell overture. Oh and hey there's a guy playing the cymbals. Oh goody. Karma's a bitch. :)
For all the details read the Press Release:
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., (March 31, 2008) – Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of ccMixter.org , a company that offers online music management and technology which acquires personal information for advertisers, web publishers and ad agencies.
Eric Schmidt, Google's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, "We are thrilled that our acquisition of ccMixter has closed. With ccMixter, Google now has a leading music platform, which will enable us to rapidly bring to market advances in technology and infrastructure that will dramatically improve the effectiveness, measurability and performance of digital media for publishers, advertisers and agencies, while improving the relevance of advertising for users."