MSN Looks To Facebook
It seems that following their recent failed $47.5 billion bid for Yahoo!, Microsoft are still in the market for some internet real estate, having reportedly approached Facebook in a takeover bid. Read more Here.
Feeling Ill? Ask Google Health!
Today marks the launch day of Google Health, read below for Google’s explanation of their brand new service. Google Health puts you in charge of your health information. It’s safe, secure, and free. Organize your health information all in one place Gather your medical records…
Google Axes AdSense Account
Thanks for the link John Battelleâ€¦ Evil is Subjective: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/05/14/google_kills_enturbulation_adsense_account/ Heres a little sneak peak: “Google did not respond to our requests for comment. But it should be noted that the company’s new AdSense policies say that partner sites may not include “advocacy against any…
Its Laser Day!!!
Yes its that time of the year again…its Laser Day!! Today marks the day when the first working laser was demonstrated on May 16, 1960 by Theodore Maiman at Hughes Research Laboratories. Since then, lasers have become a multi-billion dollar industry. The most widespread use…
ComScore Puts Google Above Yahoo (USA)
For the first time Google has overtaken Yahoo to become the most visited web site in the USA, according to comScores rankings by the number of unique monthly visitors. Google have been the leaders in search for a long time now, but its audience has…
Yahoo Not Accepting Abassador Signups
Yahoo Ambassador seems to be no longer accepting applications on their programme. Ambassador is Yahoo’s answer to the Google Professional qualification. If you go onto the sign-up page you will see: Yahoo will no longer be accepting new Ambassador applications until further notice. Your Thoughts??
Microsoft Feels Out Social Network Acquisition
Though Bill Gates was out there telling people Microsoft is not interested in making non-Yahoo acquisitions right now (at least in the search/social world), word comes that Microsoft bankers have sent “feelers” to Facebook about a full acquisition…..Read more Here.
UPDATE: Google Trademark Update
You may remember our post from April 7th reporting the fact that Adwords advertisers as of 5th May will be able to bid on other companies trademarked terms. Well… the time has come! Adwords advertisers can now bid on competitors trademarked terms without the worry…
Google Promotes New iGoogle Themes
If you go onto Google today, youâ€™ll notice a new stylish Google logo! This is to promote their newly introduced Artisits Themes, artists include: Rolf Harris, Edward Monkton, Ronnie Wood, Philippe Starck, Dolce & Gabbana, Coldplay, Jeff Koons and Diane von Furstenberg.