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Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Honored With Google Doodle Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Honored With Google Doodle
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You have to hand it to Google. They get pretty creative with their Google Doodles. Sometimes, the real creativity is in the actual doodle itself. Lately they’ve been putting out some pretty cool ones with animations and different interactive elements. …

Yahoo Redesigns Search Results Pages Yahoo Redesigns Search Results Pages
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Yahoo announced a new redesign to its search results pages, which are available on web search, image search, Yahoo News, Yahoo Blogs, Yahoo Finance and Yahoo Sports. “We have been working to unify the search experiences across web, multimedia, and …

More Google News More Google News

Earlier, we looked at a bunch of Google news that webmasters should be aware of, but in typical fashion, Google just keeps pumping the announcements out. For one, Google has launched a new feature in the AdSense interface, which lets …

The Muppets Trailer Channels The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo Trailer The Muppets Trailer Channels The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo Trailer

If you’ve been to a movie in the theaters recently, then you’ve probably seen the new trailer for the upcoming American version of the Swedish crime thriller The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. It’s been the talk of the internet, …

Pat Robertson, The Sixth Sense, and Love Handles Pat Robertson, The Sixth Sense, and Love Handles

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 …

AmazonLocal Deals Hit Kindle Devices AmazonLocal Deals Hit Kindle Devices

Amazon announced today that AmazonLocal deals are coming to Kindle and Kindle 3G with Special Offers. These offers will appear on the Kindles’ screensavers while the user isn’t reading. The feature is launching in New York City for now, with …

iPhone 5 Concept Features, Stevie Wonder, Robots & the Evolution of Music iPhone 5 Concept Features, Stevie Wonder, Robots & the Evolution of Music

This week, we started a new series of articles where we look at some of the most interesting videos in tech and business that we come across in any given day. You can see yesterdays’ here. While it’s only day …

NHL Joins NBA, NFL in Implementing Social Media Policy NHL Joins NBA, NFL in Implementing Social Media Policy

I love following athletes on Twitter. At its best, you get (what feels like) intimate access to their lives, which is really fun if you’re a sports fan. Plus, some athletes are genuinely funny. At its worst, you get guys …

Google+ API Launched Google+ API Launched
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Google announced the launch of its first available API for Google+, which only gives access to public data. Perhaps now we get to see what Google+ is really made of. While Google will no doubt launch various APIs for its …

Netflix Lowers Subscriber Projections, Stock Plummets Netflix Lowers Subscriber Projections, Stock Plummets
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Today, Netflix sent out a letter to its shareholders that discussed Q3 expectations. In that letter, they announced that they are lowering their domestic subscriber estimates. By one million users. And the bulk of those users that Netflix expects to …

Groupon IPO in October or November? Groupon IPO in October or November?
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There’s been a lot of bad press for Groupon lately. After an internal memo from CEO Andrew Mason trying to boost employee morale in response to the bad press, the SEC started questioning the company more, and its IPO was …

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 …