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Google defends itself on human rights issues

9 May 2008 | Alex Christie

Yesterday was Google’s annual shareholder meeting, and issues of China took center stage. Two shareholder proposals relating to doing business in China were raised, and ultimately failed following advice from the board. The proposals would [...]

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Yahoo Glue Launches In India

8 May 2008 | Alex Christie

Yahoo India will be the testing ground for Yahoo’s latest beta test, Glue Pages. It is a new search concept that will aggregate images, text and video results on a single results page. These "Glue [...]

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Search Engine Strategies to host awards ceremony.

8 May 2008 | Alex Christie

In Celebration of its 10th anniversary Search Engine Strategies (SES) will be hosting its first annual SES Awards in San Jose. The event will be hosted on the 20th August 2008 at the San Jose [...]

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Microsoft turns its attentions to Facebook

8 May 2008 | Alex Christie

Although Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates said that his company isn’t pursuing any other major deals immediately following its failed $47.5 billion takeover bid for Yahoo, it is now being reported that they have made subtle [...]

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Search Twitter in real time

7 May 2008 | Tanya Goodin

For your inner techiness! For all of you who have been getting involved in twitter we happened across summize which enables you to search for real time conversations. No idea how good it is but [...]

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Windows XP SP3 finally released!

7 May 2008 | Alex Christie

Windows XP SP3 was supposed be released on the 29th of April, but due to "unforeseen" bugs, Microsoft has had to extend the release date. Yesterday, XP SP3 officially hit the Release to Web (RTW) [...]

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Opera Developer Tools

7 May 2008 | Alex Christie

After the success of FireFox’s Firebug and Web Developer Tools. Opera has recently announced that they too, plan to release web developer tools for their browser. They have named their web developer tools Opera Dragonfly, [...]

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500 Friends… Do I Get a Prize?

7 May 2008 | Henry Elliss

Today I reached somewhat of a milestone in my Facebook life. Following on from my 1-year anniversary last month, I have now reached the dizzying height of having 500 friends. Before I joined Facebook I [...]

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Who’s who on Facebook?

6 May 2008 | Alex Christie

A good friend of mine doesn’t have a Facebook profile – and I’ve always wondered why. Ok, so maybe it isn’t for everyone, and many people still like to communicate by carrier pigeon – but [...]

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Social Networkers Set to Triple by 2012

6 May 2008 | Henry Elliss

After reports recently (including on this blog) about the UK being top of the European social networking charts, independent market analyst Datamonitor has predicted that membership will almost triple to 27m by 2012. That means [...]