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Google announces connection bar for iPhone Gmail

03/17/2011, iPhone users who access Gmail through the Safari browser are in for a treat – if you haven’t noticed already, Google has updated their Gmail interface with a useful new feature: the connection bar. Don’t you just hate it when you see your...

Opera Barracuda beta released

03/17/2011, We previously mentioned about Opera showing off the next version of its browser at SXSW, well it looks like they did more than that. Opera has officially released the beta version of their latest browser, Opera 11.10 – codenamed Barracuda, to the...

Users having problems logging into Twitter

03/16/2011, For folks who are wondering why they can’t access their favorite micro-blogging service, Twitter has just posted an update on the official Twitter status page saying that users may have problems loading the site. It wasn’t mentioned what the...

New commenting feature for Google Docs

03/16/2011, Google has just announced a brand new feature for their online document editing software, Google Docs. Users viewing or editing the same document can now chat with each other in real-time using the comments feature. The comments appear on the sidebar like...

Twitters say no to new Twitter clients

03/11/2011, In a recent announcement from Twitter’s Product Manager, Ryan Sarver, the micro-blogging company has stated that there are enough unofficial Twitter clients available and that developers don’t need to bring anymore new ones into the market....

RockMelt Browser now in public beta

03/10/2011, RockMelt, the social network browser has been in private beta since last November, and for the first time, it has been made public for everyone to download. For those of you who haven’t heard of RockMelt, it is basically a web browser that’s...

Free WiFi hotspots outnumber paid WiFi hotspots in the US

03/09/2011, For the first time ever, the amount of free WiFi hotspots in the US outnumber the amount of paid WiFi locations. According to some statistics released by JiWire, an advertising company that specializes in marketing through WiFi networks, the growth of...

Mozilla to go head to head with Chrome Web App Store

03/04/2011, It looks like Google’s Chrome Web App Store is going to face some competition from Mozilla. The creator of the famous Firefox browser has plans to release a web store of their own, where users can download apps that work on Firefox browsers on their...

Microsoft launches Bing deals

03/03/2011, Bargain hunters rejoice. Microsoft has just announced the launch of Bing deals, a new feature to their search engine that lets users easily look for discounts and promotions in their area. All users have to do is access Bing deals (from their desktop or...

Gmail issues resolved by Google

03/03/2011, According to an official announcement from Google, the issue where a number of Gmail users lost all their old emails has been resolved. The incident, which was reported this Monday and claimed to be fixed a few days later wasn’t completely fixed,...

20% of Americans use the internet on their phones while driving

03/03/2011, If driving and talking on the phone or texting wasn’t bad enough, it looks like American drivers have got another danger to worry about – drivers who log on to social networks while driving. According to a survey by US insurance company, State...

Group chatting to come to Facebook?

03/01/2011, Group messaging service for iOS, Beluga, has recently been bought over by Facebook according to the latest reports online. The social network has now taken over the app and the team behind it. Facebook plans to keep the service operational, at least for...

AboutOne: Family and Household Management Application

02/28/2011, [DEMO 2011] AboutOne.com allows busy people to manage their family activities, memories and finances under one roof. The press release states that AboutOne si geared towards moms but I can imagine dads could use it, just like moms, they have a family to...

Facebook to get rid of the Share button

02/28/2011, Facebook has announced that they will be slowly phasing out the Share button – so in the future if you’d like to share articles, you would have to Like it instead. At the moment, when you Like something, it only shows up as a single line on your...