Does Viacom have a grudge against Google? That’s the topic I explore in my latest article for Business Week. Here’s an extract…
The media giant is forging partnerships with everyone but Google, a snub that could eventually take a toll on the search titan
What exactly did Google do to create such a fervent enemy-combatant in the media company Viacom? Ever since we learned of the collapse of discussions over carrying Viacom cable content on YouTube, Viacom has been on an apparent crusade to bring Google to its knees.