Why google is right and has the right to ask for your real name on google+ and what they could do with it

Originally posted on google+
For the record. I agree with Eric Schmidt. It's google's platform. If they say the rules are real names then you play by the rules or you don't use it or you get bumped off. Google knows their plans for + and they don't have to tell everyone what they are right now.

When you purchase something on Amazon or with iTunes you have to use your real name, credit card information and address. Amazon and Apple/iTunes has all of that information. Apple by the way has the largest online store.

The difference is you provide both services with your email address, [...]

Twitter poll & feedback: What would you do without Twitter, build your own community?

If you have been reading the tech news lately then I'm sure you have seen the rumors about Google buying twitter and that Facebook tried to buy twitter? On Saturday Techcrunch posted an article from Google's CEO Eric Schmidt interview with Charlie Rose, saying that it was "Unlikely" that Google to buy Twitter.  On Friday, I was thinking about the same topic and posted a tweet saying:

If twitter goes down or purchased & closed, where will you send everyone to contact you?
Take a look at the results below curiosity of @twickie

jimoz: All 3 plus Friendfeed

about a day ago