• Interesting Uses of Facebook’s Open Graph

    Interesting Uses of Facebook’s Open Graph

    Earlier this month, Facebook launched its Open Graph tools to allow app developers to more easily share user activity data across timelines and on their own sites for integration.  While controversial, as the usual privacy concerns were aired, the tools have been utilized in some interesting ways.  Here’s a few of them. Fab.com’s $10 monthly
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  • How to Make Money on the Internet v2.0

    How to Make Money on the Internet v2.0

    Dave Winer has an interesting essay on how to make money on the Internet (v2.0).

  • Survey finds American internet users reach 85%

    Survey finds American internet users reach 85%

    The number of American adults using the internet rose to 85 per cent from 80 per cent last year, according to the latest survey by the Pew Internet and American Life Project.

  • Media Hosting for the Social with Box.net/lite

    Media Hosting for the Social with Box.net/lite

       Before Box.net launched a few months back, I was offered an early preview and I chose to not to write about the service since I found the idea old, unoriginal, and uninnovative. Just today, though, they launched Box.net/lite and unlike its parent service, I can't exactly use any of those words to describe it (hence I'm obliged
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  • YouTube Has 5 Year Birthday, Hits 2 Billion Views Per Day

    YouTube Has 5 Year Birthday, Hits 2 Billion Views Per Day

    YouTube launched five years ago yesterday and was acquired by Google 3-1/2 years ago.  Sunday marked not only the video streaming site’s fifth birthday, but also another huge milestone.  YouTube now streams over two billion views per day – almost double the prime-time audience of all three major U.S. television networks combined. If there was
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  • Meebo Launches CommunityIM Platform for Websites

    Meebo Launches CommunityIM Platform for Websites

    Meebo announced the launch of CommunityIM today, what they’re calling an “open instant messaging for online communities.” The platform is intended for online communities — be it a blog or gaming groups, any website with a community aspect — and enables them to have live and real-time conversations which seem like a much more intimate
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