04/04/2012, Givmo is a service started by a software engineer named Dustin Byrne. The project itself started out with when he found himself hopping from job to job and accumulating things in his house. Rather than throwing them out, he thought up an idea to give them away for online and thus, Givmo was born. According to him (via Mashable) the premise of this service is that if you can find […]
04/04/2012, A while back there were reports that Google was attempting to integrate its own social network, Google+, into its products and services, such as YouTube. Now it looks like Google has extended the same integration to their Blogger platform and has recently announced two widgets that allows Blogger users to add a +1 button and a Google+ badge directly onto their website. The widgets have been added to the users’ […]
04/03/2012, It seems all the little endeavors have been carrying out over the past few years are slowly coming together as can be seen with the news that Google+ profiles will include address book information from Google Contacts. The team behind Google Contacts announced last night that should you have any information stored on your Google Contacts, it will be displayed for your friends at your Google+ profile.
04/03/2012, A couple of weeks ago, we reported on how Facebook was warning employers not to demand the password to the accounts of their employees/potential employees. This is apparently a new practice that some employers have started doing as part of the interview process, a move that does not sit well with Facebook, and now it looks like a teachers’s aide has been suspended at work because she refused her employers […]
03/30/2012, If you’ve ever wanted to get started with Skype and you’re not sure where to begin, the recently updated Skype Shop has all the answers you need. Everything you need to make Skype calls from your computer, TV, home phone, and more can be purchased there. From microphones to webcams, to headsets and even phones (!); all these Skype-compatible devices will ensure that you won’t have any trouble doing so. […]
03/30/2012, TweetDeck, a popular Twitter client which was officially acquired by Twitter last year, has been temporarily taken offline due to a bug discovered earlier today. Reported by the folks over at TechCrunch, a reader encountered a strange bug which granted his TweetDeck client access to the accounts of other Twitter and Facebook users. When he logged on to TweetDeck today, he noticed that his account was slower than normal and […]
03/30/2012, Good news for folks who use Bing Video to source for their online videos. Microsoft announced that it has rolled out and will be rolling out new features to improve the online video service. Available in all countries that currently support Bing Video, the improvements will make it easier to scan, explore and discover videos. Firstly, we’ll get larger and more informative previews in the results page. You no longer […]
03/30/2012, As people who are part of the internet family we feel that it is only right for you to know what exactly is happening out there. In a day we can all assume the transactions, the instant messages, the emails, the pictures sent through, the comments made the opinions put out there and finally the songs and videos that are heard and experienced.
03/30/2012, Opera fans will be pleased to know that their favorite web browser has been updated with tons of new features. Firstly, Opera Mini 7 now supports WebGL hardware acceleration (ported over from Opera Mobile) which makes its compressed browsing mode (Turbo) even faster than before. The Speed Dial page has also been upgraded to show more than 9 websites. On the other hand, Opera 12 – the desktop version of […]
03/30/2012, Could Facebook be looking to take Google as far as search engines are concerned? While that remains unclear, a recent report has suggested that Facebook could be looking to improve its own search engine and has reportedly set 24 Facebook engineers to the task. The team will be led by ex Google engineer, Lars Rasmussen who helped create Google Maps and Wave. The goal is to transform Facebook’s search tool […]
03/30/2012, Politicians promise a lot of things in order to get elected, and each politician probably has a different idea of what they can do in order to help boost the economy, but for those of us not so financially savvy, a recently launched online tool called Politify might be able to help us figure which politician might be best suited for our financial needs.
03/30/2012, A while back according to Flickr’s usage reports, it seemed that Apple’s iPhone 4 was the most popular camera used by Flickr users to upload photos to its website. That continued to be true, at least until recently when a new Flickr usage report was revealed that showed the iPhone 4 losing its top spot to Canon’s 5D MK II DSLR camera. It would seem that Canon’s popularity on Flickr […]
03/29/2012, We’ve heard rumors of Google Drive launching early next month, and now it looks like we’ve got some visual confirmation of the service. The folks over at Talkandroid.com managed to get their hands on some alleged screenshots of the rumored upcoming cloud storage service from Google. From the latest screenshot, it looks like Google Drive will have an app for your desktop, mobile device and tablet as well. And contrary […]