21 January 2008

Is China the biggest internet user in the world?

US under threat as #1 for internet usage Last week, the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) issued its 21st Statistical Survey Report on the Internet Development in China (so far in Chinese only, unfortunately). They reported that mainland China had 210 million internet users at the end of 2007, making China the second highest Internet user population in the …

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18 January 2008

Google News Comes Good!

Finally they get it right, well sort of! We often give Google a hard time over the implementation and quality of their News results, and rightly so. But yesterday it was good to see them in action in a good way. The unfortunate plane crash at Heathrow showed just how quickly and accurately Google could amass information on a breaking …

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14 January 2008

Rate of indexing by Yahoo!and MSN

How do they compare to Google? We all know that Google indexes new information really quickly, whether it is via a blog posts, news articles or just a plain old web page. But how quick are Yahoo! and MSN? And how much of a change is there in their respective SERPs based on this new information? Over the next few …

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11 January 2008

Speaking Freely

"Just had a thought that maybe worth thinking about how quickly Yahoo and MSN index against Google. Just a thought. Bye." spoken through SpinVox

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11 January 2008

Google Reading Flash Files

"I’m just leaving a message via SpinVox. This is the voice activation logging system which seems to work very well and it’s on the news that, it looks like Google is going to be using the Adobe SDK tool which allows them to read the content in flash files. This has been on the card for a while, I’m sure …

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8 January 2008

Speaking Freely

“Ok. The blog post seem to go well. So, I’m trying from my mobile now. Let’s see how we get on. Neal.” spoken through SpinVox

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8 January 2008

Speaking Freely

“You may remember yesterday I posted a blog on some voice recognition software that allows users to dictate their entries into a mobile phone. Following this post I received a call from Jonathan at SpinVox who offered to set me up with a trial of their service. I am always up something new so I said yes and what you …

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8 January 2008

Speaking Freely

“It’s test time on the voice recognition software. You may remember yesterday. I post a blog on some voice recognition software that uses to dictate their entries into mobile phones. Following this post I received a call from Jonathan at SpinVox who offered to set me up with a trial of their service. I am always up to something new …

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8 January 2008

Blogging made easy – part 2

It’s test time on the voice recognition software You may remember yesterday I posted a blog on some voice recognition software that allows users to dictate their entries into a mobile phone. Following this post I received a call from Jonathan at SpinVox who offered to set me up with a trial of their service. I am always up for …

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