Gizmondo in einem absolut empfehlenswerten Artikel über den Clash, als Flickr von Yahoo gekauft wurde:
Interessant ist v.a. folgende Aussage:
…Because Flickr photos were tagged and labeled and categorized so efficiently by users, they were highly searchable.
„That is the reason we bought Flickr—not the community. We didn’t give a shit about that. The theory behind buying Flickr was not to increase social connections, it was to monetize the image index. It was totally not about social communities or social networking. It was certainly nothing to do with the users.“…