Sunday, July 22, 2012
Mobile: Billions In Charity From Gates & Google, Should We Buy Them Over Others?
I happened to venture onto this Reuters post via Huffington Post about how the super-rich amassed as much as $32 trillion in offshore havens to avoid taxation. That's quite a lot of money. If you consider just how much taxes various government entities missed because of this over more than four decades. But this is an issue that will never get resolved but I that's not why I mentioned it.
It got me started thinking about the hundreds of millions in Google's case and billions in Microsoft's Bill Gates' case that were spent to help better the human condition, I kinda asked myself if we should do more to support their goods and services.
Should consumers ally themselves with a company's products and services that does more to better the world than those of competing companies that doesn't?
More at Clouding Around.