"It does look like the BBC have shot themselves in the foot a little by creating this licence-fee loophole with the iPlayer." - Don Foster, the Liberal Democrats' culture spokesman, following reports that viewers are "dodging" the licence fee by confining their viewing of BBC programmes to iPlayer content online
"The results are a further sign that Google is continuing its dominance. It is clear Google is the brand that people value at work and in their personal lives." - Stephen Cheliotis, the chairman of the Superbrands Council, after Google knocked Microsoft off the top spot in the latest Superbrands survey of most popular brands.