Travelers Still Want Peace and Quiet–and No Cell Phones

Travelers want to go green and stay clean in the next year–and they don’t want cell phones disturbing their peace, according to an annual survey of travel trends, CNET News […]

Maka-Maka Taking on Facebook?

Apparently Google’s new social platform is codenamed Maka-Maka. While it may sound ridiculous, according to one of the Techcrunch comments, “‘Maka’ in Hebrew means ‘a hit’ or ‘a punch.’ When […]

My Reliance on Facebook is Dangerous

This morning I discussed the rare instance of Facebook banning user accounts. I thought it was a relatively infrequent occurrence but according to Glenda Kwek this is a much more […]

Japan and Korea Dominate in Mobile TV Viewing

Analyst firm Berg Insight has released a report, relayed by MocoNews, that there were about 38 million viewers of mobile TV in Japan and South Korea in mid-2007. That represents […]

Recruiting Gets Harder at Facebook

This morning, the Wall Street Journal points out a new issue facing Facebook thanks to their new investment by Microsoft: hiring. Any rise in Facebook’s valuation will create a subsequent […]

FlauntR Could Be a Photoshop Killer

Doll up your social networking profile or get rid of grandma’s red eye with FlauntR, a spankin’ new online photo editor.

Joost Integrates with Facebook

Are you an avid user of Joost, the new web based t.v. on demand service? If so, there is a great new plugin for Joost that enables you to view […]

SpiralFrog Nabs Sony Music Deal

Spiralfrog, a free ad-supported Web-based music service, announced a licensing agreement with Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, to make Sony’s collection available on the SpiralFrog Web site, MediaPost reports. The idea […]

WSJ: Microsoft Bets Big on Facebook

The Wall Street Journal reports that Microsoft Corp.’s $240 million investment in Facebook Inc. — a three-year-old company with more promise than profit — “represents a huge bet that the […]

Will Politicians Start to Lobby Group Admins?

As I covered last week, Facebook is going to soon remove their limit on Facebook groups. Whether this will be all groups or only specific groups, I am not quite […]