Yahoo! Research + MicroSoft Research vs. Google Research

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Yahoo! Research does investigate prediction markets &#8212-see David Pennock (the inventor of the DPMM) et al.

MicroSoft Research does investigate prediction markets &#8212-see Todd Proebsting (&#8221-I lead Microsoft Research&#8217-s Information Forecasting Exchange project&#8220-).

Google Research does not investigate prediction markets &#8212-see this interview. (The prediction markets effort at Google is part of the 20% project of a group of managers.)

2 thoughts on “Yahoo! Research + MicroSoft Research vs. Google Research

  1. Test for Prediction Markets: They Say Obama, but Polls Say It's Tied « Shepherd's Pi said:

    […] running an internal one as the “Information Forecasting Exchange” from 2003-2006. Internal efforts at Yahoo and Google have also been noted. But frankly, I’m not actively promoting PM’s to government friends, as I don’t […]

  2. Test for Prediction Markets: They Say Obama, but Polls Say It's Tied « Shepherd's Pi said:

    […] running an internal one as the “Information Forecasting Exchange” from 2003-2006. Internal efforts at Yahoo and Google have also been noted. But frankly, I’m not actively promoting PM’s to government friends, as I don’t […]

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