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Chris Crum has been a part of the WebProNews team and the iEntry Network of B2B Publications since 2003. Follow Chris on Twitter, on StumbleUpon, on Pinterest and/or on Google: +Chris Crum.

Apple Gives MacBook Better Battery Life, New Processors

Apple announced a new update for the MacBook, which features the latest Intel processors as well as improved graphics performance, faster flash storage, and an additional hour of battery life! There’s also a new Rose Gold finish option. “MacBook is…

Bing Shopping Launches in the UK

Bing Shopping campaigns have been available in the U.S. since last summer (after a months-long beta period earlier last year). Bing Shopping has now launched in the UK as the latest addition to the Bing product suite in the region.…

Netflix Earnings Out, 81 Million Members Reported

Netflix just reported its earnings for Q1, and announced that it has surpassed 81 million members. That’s up from 75 million on January 1, just after the prior quarter closed. Revenue for the quarter was $1.96 billion. Earnings per share…

Google Adds Podcasts To Play Music Service

Google announced the addition of podcasts to Google Play Music. The service will connect users with podcasts based on what they’re doing, how they’re feeling, and what they’re interested in. It works similarly to how the service’s contextual playlists work.…

Google Toolbar PageRank Now Gone

Last month, we learned that Google was officially killing off Toolbar PageRank. The data hadn’t been updated for a long time anyway, but the company went on record saying it was dead. At the time, Barry Schwartz reported: Google explained…

Amazon Prime Video Becomes Standalone Service To Take On Netflix

Amazon is now offering the option to subscribe to Prime Video without subscribing to Prime itself. Prime Video has, until now, basically been a perk for Prime members, who also get free two-day shipping, unlimited music streaming, access to over…

Google Search Console API Gets A Few Updates

Google’s John Mueller announced in a Google+ post that there have been a handful of updates to the Search Console API (formerly the Webmaster Tools API). This is the API that lets you add sites to a Search Console account,…

Microsoft Rolls Out Skype Video Calling For Edge

Microsoft announced (in preview) new video, voice, and group calling functionality on Microsoft Edge for Windows 10. It utilizes the ORTC media engine that was recently embedded into the browser. “If you use Skype online, whether it’s through Skype for…

Squarespace Goes After GoDaddy with Squarespace Domains

Squarespace just announced the launch of Squarespace Domains enabling customers to start their website building process by buying a domain directly from Squarespace. In case you think the “goes after GoDaddy” headline is too dramatic, the company is being pretty…

eBay ‘Free Shipping’ Glitch To Get Fix

Earlier this month, we reported on a glitch in the eBay mobile app that displays free shipping on items that don’t actually include that on their listings. Understandably, this has led to a bunch of frustrated buyers who are presented…