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Amit Agarwal / Digital Inspiration:
Apple Drops the “Most Powerful Mapping Service Ever” Claim   —  Apple's CEO Tim Cook has honestly admitted that Apple Maps isn't as good as competing mapping services but the Apple website made a slightly contradictory claim.  It said: … Apple Maps may be beautiful for some regions …
Sep 29, 2012, 10:55 AMIn context
Amit / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog:
This is the New YouTube Player with Storyboards   —  The next version of YouTube video player will have one very useful feature - you can hover your mouse to any point in the video, without actually moving the playhead, and the YouTube player will show you an image thumbnail of the video frame at the position.
Jan 13, 2012, 8:45 AMIn context
Amit Agarwal / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog:
Google Begins Indexing Facebook Comments   —  Third-party commenting engines like Disqus, Facebook Comments or Intense Debate make it easy for you to enable commenting on any website /blog but there's one downside - some of these commenting engines are implemented in JavaScript and hence search engines …
Oct 31, 2011, 7:45 PMIn context
Amit / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog:
A Trillion Pageviews for Facebook   —  Google today released an updated list of the most-visited sites on the web and it should not come as any surprise that Facebook takes the top spot with 870 million uniques.  YouTube and Yahoo are next with 790 M and 590 M uniques respectively.
Aug 24, 2011, 12:10 PMIn context
Amit / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog:
A Cleaner Layout for Google Search   —  Google is testing a fresh and cleaner layout for web search and other search properties.  —  The new Google design uses a single column layout while the old sidebar options appear between the search box and the search results.
Jul 27, 2011, 11:25 AMIn context
Amit / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog:
How People Share Content Online and With Whom?   —  A recent study done by AOL and Neilsen offers interesting insights into how people share content on the web and what kind of content do they prefer sharing.  —  Email is still the most preferred mode for sharing content with friends and family …
May 8, 2011, 2:05 PMIn context
Amit / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog:
Twitter Introduces Text Ads   —  Twitter is experimenting with sponsored text-ads on their website that show-up just after the “trends” section.  The first round of text-ads mainly promoted Twitter apps and other services built around the Twitter ecosystem but that is no longer the case.
Apr 29, 2011, 10:15 AMIn context
Amit / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog:
PayPal in India is ‘Close to Dead’   —  If you are based in India and have been using the PayPal service to receive payment from foreign clients and advertisers, here's some disheartening news for you.  —  Starting March 1st, you'll not be allowed to receive payments that exceed $500 per transaction.
Jan 29, 2011, 1:30 AMIn context
Amit / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog:
The New Inner Circle of Steve Jobs   —  Apple's marketing strategy for a new product (like the iPad) works something like this:  —  Phase 1 - Steve Jobs will announce the product in an “invite-only” event weeks before the product is actually due for shipping.
Apr 2, 2010, 6:15 AMIn context
Amit / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog:
Pop-up Reminders in Google Calendar   —  Google Calendar now supports pop-up reminders just like your favorite desktop email client. … This is a Labs feature so you'll have to add it manually to your Google Calendar account through the Labs tab under Calendar Settings.
Mar 10, 2010, 7:50 PMIn context

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