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Google Goggles Adds New Search From Camera Feature Google Goggles Adds New Search From Camera Feature
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Google has launched a new version of Google Goggles for Android, which will let you you know when you take pictures that Goggles can actually recognize. “With this new opt-in feature in Goggles, you can simply photograph an image using …

Google Beefs Up MLB Search Results Google Beefs Up MLB Search Results
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A couple weeks ago, Google announced the expansion of its NFL-related search results to include more information, courtesy of its partnership with ESPN, which had already expanded its MLB results in the past. Now, Google has announced further expansion of …

6 Predictions about Daily Deals 6 Predictions about Daily Deals
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As the drama continues to build in the daily deal industry, one can’t help but wonder about the future of the current phenomenon. The leader of the pack, Groupon, has specifically had its share of negative press lately involving legal trouble from its own employees and a delay in its IPO.

NATO, Taliban Have Twitter Dust-up Following Kabul Attacks NATO, Taliban Have Twitter Dust-up Following Kabul Attacks

On Tuesday, Taliban forces launched an attack on the U.S. embassy and NATO headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan. The attack started at about 1 pm local time, with the attackers launching RPGs from a 9-story building that stands within striking distance …

Google Continues to Improve Accessibility Google Continues to Improve Accessibility
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Earlier this week, we looked at some improvements Google made to its Hangouts feature in Google+, specifically in terms of accessibility and sign language. They improved video quality and made it so it’s easier to see signing. Google has also …

Google Chrome Web Store Expands Into 24 New Countries Google Chrome Web Store Expands Into 24 New Countries

Google announced that the Chrome Web Store is now available in 24 new countries, after having been available in the U.S. only. “Nine months ago, we launched the Chrome Web Store in the United States,” says product manager Rahul Roy-Chowdhury. …

iPhone 5 Rumor: Bigger Home Button, Bigger Frame iPhone 5 Rumor: Bigger Home Button, Bigger Frame
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How much different will the upcoming iPhone 5 look compared to the iPhone 4? That’s one of the biggest questions surrounding the (supposedly) imminent release. Some rumors have suggested that the new device will be both thinner and wider than …

Google and Bing Changes You Need to Know About Google and Bing Changes You Need to Know About
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There have been a whole lot of announcements from the major search engines this week, that all webmasters should be aware of – especially from Google, because while its market share may have slipped slightly (while Bing-powered search has grown …

America’s Got Talent Winner Sings Sinatra, Impresses Twitter America’s Got Talent Winner Sings Sinatra, Impresses Twitter
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In a primetime rags-to-riches story, 36-year-old Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. walked off the stage last night as the winner of this season of America’s Got Talent. He beat out teen pop band PopLyfe, and two dance groups Team iLuminate and …

A Customer-centric Content Marketing Approach A Customer-centric Content Marketing Approach

The pressure of competition and desire for business growth pushes marketers towards tactics that promise quick wins. Pundits advocate strategy first (been there) but doing so in a comprehensive way isn’t always practical, especially when it comes to areas like …

Reading Rainbow Gets A Reboot Reading Rainbow Gets A Reboot
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LeVar Burton seems to be on a life-long mission to put books in the hands of kids, and thank god for that. As the star of the widely popular show and indelible part of my youth Reading Rainbow, he told …

Blekko Launches “Web Grepper” Analytics Tool Blekko Launches “Web Grepper” Analytics Tool
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Blekko announced the launch of a new search analytics tool Web Grepper. “The Web Grepper searches for unique data information and trends that are embedded in code and cannot be found on any other search engine,” a spokesperson for the …

Diablo 3 Taps PayPal for Virtual Goods Payments
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PayPal and Blizzard have teamed up around Blizard’s new Diablo 3 and the Battle.net platform. “With the launch of Diablo 3’s public beta, gamers around the world will jump into Blizzard’s dungeon crawling masterpiece that, with its auction house system, promises …

Scarlett Johansson, Sarah Palin, and MapQuest Scarlett Johansson, Sarah Palin, and MapQuest

Twitter is a wonderful place for one-liners. To be funny on the site, you’ve got to be sharp and practice economy of language. You’ve only got 140 characters to make an impression. And what better way to wind-down the work …

Windows 8 Blue Screen of Death Has A Sad Windows 8 Blue Screen of Death Has A Sad
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While everyone is pouring over the

Edit YouTube Videos Without Re-Uploading Them Edit YouTube Videos Without Re-Uploading Them
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YouTube announced the launch of a new edit button, which lets you improve video quality and add effects. Users can now edit videos without having to re-upload them. Now, you can edit uploaded videos from YouTube itself, and maintain the …

Bing Adaptive Search Rolls Out Bing Adaptive Search Rolls Out
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Bing is rolling out what it calls “Adaptive Search.” The company says it “helps decipher the intent and context of each search you conduct based on your search history.” “The concept of personalized search is not a new idea, but …

Even the Zombie Apocalypse Can’t Escape the Power of Social Media Even the Zombie Apocalypse Can’t Escape the Power of Social Media
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How often do you think about the zombie apocalypse? If your answer is less than twice a day, then you’re doing it wrong. Sure, filling your head with thoughts of Scarlett Johansson and your fantasy football team is more pleasant …

Steve Nash, The Winklevoss Twins & Matt Cutts Steve Nash, The Winklevoss Twins & Matt Cutts

I’m going to test a video roundup-style article looking at some of the more interesting videos we come across in tech, marketing and business on any given day. If the response is good, we’ll continue to do this. There is …

An iPhone Case That Looks Like an Ear? An iPhone Case That Looks Like an Ear?

Yes, as a matter fact, there are iPhone cases that look like ears, thanks to the creative developments CollabCubed and their EARonic iPhone cases. While these may not enhance the overall user experience of iPhone use, those who choose to …

Google Adds +Snippets to Google Maps Google Adds +Snippets to Google Maps
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Last month, Google made the +1 button more like the Facebook “like” button for Google+ in the sense that when you click the button, you can now share content to your Google+ Circles. When you share content from the button, …

World Trade Center Listed as Destination in Google Flight Search World Trade Center Listed as Destination in Google Flight Search
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Google’s Flight Search feature is barely a day old, so it’s only fair to forgive it for minor hiccups and glitches. And although it’s obvious that this gaffe was completely unintentional, it’s somewhat fitting that a service that had such …

eBay Craigslist Dispute Turns Into Criminal DoJ Investigation eBay Craigslist Dispute Turns Into Criminal DoJ Investigation

Prosecutors with the U.S. Justice Department are reportedly investigating claims that eBay employees took confidential info from Craigslist to use in a service that would compete with it. Reuters reports that it has obviated a copy of a grand jury …

Firefox For Android Tablets Rears its Head Firefox For Android Tablets Rears its Head

While it’s certainly not ready for prime time, the developers at Mozilla have offered something of a beta test/sneak peak at their upcoming Firefox build for various tablets. Found in the Firefox Nightly build testing section of Mozilla, the program …