Mobile + youth = big profits? Not yet for Virgin and Helio

June 25, 2008

richardbranson.jpgVirgin Mobile USA is in talks to acquire Helio, the U.S. mobile arm of South Korea’s SK Telecom, to combine their struggling businesses, according to the Financial Times on Wednesday.

After Google Earth, search giant sets April 1 sights on Mars

April 1, 2008

Google showed how funny its plans for world domination could be by issuing an April Fool’s invitation to establish a human colony on the planet Mars in an expedition led by co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin together with friend and Virgin founder Richard Branson.