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Twitter has announced its first social commerce addition. When Twitter hired former Ticketmaster CEO Nathan Hubbard last year to head up their “commerce team,” it became obvious they were working on something. That something is …

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Yahoo CEO Mayer bags US$6mil
Friday, 3 May, 2013 – 3:18 | No Comment

Marissa Mayer, Yahoo’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), pocketed nearly US$6 million for her maiden year on the job, reported CNN.

Flickr iOS app now has hashtags
Monday, 18 Mar, 2013 – 7:10 | No Comment

Flickr updated its iPhone and iPad app on Saturday to allow hashtag support.  This gives users the ability to add a hashtag (#) to a photo title or description and also facilitates searching through Flickr’s …

Yahoo to cut jobs
Friday, 6 Apr, 2012 – 11:06 | No Comment

It has been announced that internet giant Yahoo will cut 2,000 jobs in a move which is being called the most sweeping job cuts of the company’s 18 year history.

Jason Fried – 37 Signals at FOWA MIAMI 2009
Thursday, 26 Feb, 2009 – 7:47 | No Comment
Jason Fried – 37 Signals at FOWA MIAMI 2009

Jason Friend of 37signals gave a speech at the Future of Web Apps Miami 2009 conference which I recently attended.  Here are some issues he discussed during that speech:
“Free” is the future of failure. People …

Leapfish Meta Search..Again
Wednesday, 25 Feb, 2009 – 8:14 | 3 Comments
Leapfish Meta Search..Again

You might recognize Leapfish from a couple of years ago when they were doing domain name appraisals. They’ve revamped themselves and are now under the ownership of DotNext in California offering a new meta …

Snappyfingers: the FAQ Search Engine
Monday, 9 Feb, 2009 – 8:26 | One Comment
Snappyfingers: the FAQ Search Engine

The search engine market isn’t exactly under-saturated nowadays. It seems that everyone and their cousin has a search engine, most of which are marginally good at best and none of which compare to Google, …

DailyFill: The Latest in News Corp Gossip
Sunday, 8 Feb, 2009 – 8:29 | 3 Comments
DailyFill: The Latest in News Corp Gossip

Thanks to the cell phone debacle and her dog’s latest shenanigans, most people are now aware of the Perez Hilton gossip website. DailyFill is similar to that, but focusing on gossip from News Corp.
The …

Design To Sell: DIY Design Stores Review Part I
Monday, 12 Jan, 2009 – 8:07 | 4 Comments
Design To Sell: DIY Design Stores Review Part I

Got a great idea? Think it would make a great t-shirt, coffee mug, bumper sticker, or mouse pad? No doubt you’ve gone to one of the design-it-yourself sites and made it by now, …

Backfence Local Information Only
Tuesday, 23 Dec, 2008 – 8:11 | No Comment
Backfence Local Information Only

Ever think that Yellowpages.com or Yahoo’s Local Search just aren’t good enough? Me either, but apparently Backfence.com thinks so. This brand new startup still hasn’t even gotten their software together, but they’ve put …