News tagged ‘internet’
Monday, 6 Dec 2010
Facebook is redesigning the profile pages of its users to make it more of a reflection of their real lives and emphasize one of the site's most popular features, photos.
Google's attempt to land Groupon appears to have broken down, making it the search giant's second failed acquisition of a social startup.
Thursday, 2 Dec 2010
Google has tweaked its search engine so that negative publicity will not garner a higher search rank.
Tuesday, 23 Nov 2010
Tim Berners-Lee, the creator of the World Wide Web, has released an essay calling for open standards to be maintained for the internet.
Thursday, 18 Nov 2010
It has taken longer than we would have liked, but finally, Google has released a mobile version of Google Docs that actually allows users to make changes.
Tuesday, 16 Nov 2010
Facebook is seeking to replace e-mail with what it calls a "modern messaging system" that combines all the ways people send messages - including e-mail, IM and SMS - into a single interface.
Friday, 15 Oct 2010
Google has announced excellent third quarter results with a 32% increase in profit. Share prices were boosted by 9% after the announcement.
Wednesday, 29 Sep 2010
Google CEO Eric Schmidt has said that autonomous search, where the search engine does the search for users in advance, predicting what users want, is the next major step for its search engine.
Friday, 27 Aug 2010
MPEG-LA, the group holding the patent rights for use of MPEG video codec standards, including the popular H.264 codec, has announced that it will not charge royalties for any website using it to stream freely available video.
Friday, 23 Jul 2010
Search traffic in Singapore appears to be driven by major IT trade events and the Great Singapore Sale.