Friday, 20 Jan 2012
Twitter has acquired Summify, a news aggregation start-up company. The announcement was published on Summify's blog, which left a bittersweet aftertaste for its crew and subscribers since the acquisition also marks the retirement of the popular service.
Wednesday, 18 Jan 2012
Tired of incessant email notifications? Now there is an online site which enables you to manage your social media notifications with one clean sweep. Say hello to NotificationControl.com.
Tuesday, 17 Jan 2012
Wikipedia joins the list of websites protesting against the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and Protect IP Act (PIPA), and have decided to take an active stance by suspending access to their English site on 18th January.
Thursday, 12 Jan 2012
Two days ago, Google changed the way it shows you your search results. Search plus Your World promises to tailor your search results according to your personal Google+ profile, but it's stirred up controversy over how it seems to favor Google+ results over other social networks.
Tuesday, 3 Jan 2012
SoundCloud, a platform for sharing music on social media platforms, has announced that their recent round of raising capital has been successful. While no figures have been provided, experts approximate the cash influx to be around US$50 million.
Thursday, 29 Dec 2011
Trend Micro offers some useful tips and information on how consumers can be extra vigilant when making online purchases.
Last week we reported that Facebook Timeline was officially released on the iPhone, with the iPad version currently in the works. Now it's revealed that Facebook will probably launch the iPad version between mid-January and end January.
Friday, 23 Dec 2011
Google and Mozilla have just sealed an estimated US$300 million-a-year search deal that will last for three years. In other words, the non-profit organization would have US$900 million of guaranteed funding for the next three years.
Monday, 19 Dec 2011
As always, Google has something up its sleeves, and in the spirit of the Christmas season, enter "let it snow" (without the quotes) to receive a winter surprise.
Friday, 16 Dec 2011
Google has unveiled unpublished details on 2011's top gadget-related searches in US, TechCrunch reports.