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Panic bars save lives, says Qualified Hardware

In the summer of 1883, a traveling variety show made a stop at Victoria Hall in Sunderland, England. Near the end of the show, the entertainers announced to the more than 1,000 children in attendance that upon exiting the Hall, …

Stamps Increase: USPS Seeks To Raise The Price Stamps Increase: USPS Seeks To Raise The Price
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The USPS is seeking to increase the price of stamps, which will certainly be disapproved of by American citizens. The postal service is planning a 3-cent increase, which would raise the price to 49 cents, in order to mail a …

Foursquare Asks Users to Help Make the App More Informative Foursquare Asks Users to Help Make the App More Informative
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Foursquare has spent the past year or so making a bunch of alterations to its apps with one clear goal in mind: Foursquare wants to be the go-to place for local search and discovery. Foursquare is taking on Yelp, Google …

LinkedIn Gets Better for Businesses with New Company Page Analytics LinkedIn Gets Better for Businesses with New Company Page Analytics
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LinkedIn has just launched another tool to help businesses better promote themselves on the network. Starting today, everyone who operates a company page on LinkedIn will gain access to a new set of analytics. Company Page analytics let businesses track …

Pinterest Launches New Analytics Tool for Site Owners Pinterest Launches New Analytics Tool for Site Owners
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After hinting at it for some time, Pinterest has finally launched its first web analytics product for website owners. With the (currently) free product, site owners can track how pins that come from their site perform on Pinterest. Site owners …

Amazon Announces Whispercast For Kindle Amazon Announces Whispercast For Kindle

Schools and businesses are increasingly turning to tablets and e-readers to help disseminate information among students and employees. Amazon has one of the more popular e-readers with the Kindle. Bring these two instances together and you have Whispercast. Amazon announced …

WolframAlpha Now Offering Time-Sensitive Business Search WolframAlpha Now Offering Time-Sensitive Business Search

If you’ve got time on your side, what search tool you use to find a particular business really comes down to user preference. Maybe you like the way Google organizes the results, maybe you prefer to use Yelp for searches …

Google+ Brand Pages Grow 1400% Since December Google+ Brand Pages Grow 1400% Since December
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One way to judge the popularity of Google+ is with total user growth, and some estimates put the network at over 100 million users. Those projections indicate that Google+ could have 400+ million by the end of 2012. Another metric …

Valentine’s Day Is Good For Online Businesses Valentine’s Day Is Good For Online Businesses

Ah, Valentine’s Day – the day where we spend money on those we love the most. It turns out that we’re spending more and more on the ones we love which translates into big bucks for the businesses that promote …

Google+ Asks Businesses to Stay Away… For Now Google+ Asks Businesses to Stay Away… For Now
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Let’s say you have your Google+ profile setup, you’re one of the lucky early invitees. You’ve been using the service for around a week now and you’re quite comfortable with it. You start thinking to yourself that maybe it’s a …