In October 2006, Google acquired JotSpot, a hosted wiki platform for building collaborative Web sites. Sixteen months later, which is like 10 years in Web time, Google is launching JotSpot as Google Sites. Sites.
Harvard researcher finds sensitive JotSpot user information on the Web and says it doesn't elicit confidence in Google's ability to be a secure hosted services provider.
Google getting into wikis, with JotSpot
Researcher challenges Google after finding names and e-mail address of JotSpot users via Google search and wins--Google changes that and turns everything private.
The critics weigh in on whether it's a Microsoft SharePoint killer or merely the McDonald's of wikis.
Is Google launching its wiki and presentation services this week? All signs point to yes.
Google's JotSpot acquisition finally bears fruit.