Jeffrey Veen / Official Google Blog:
Here comes Measure Map — My first post to my blog was a little paragraph about my obsession with cycling, and I remember feeling a little ... let down. Sure, it was remarkably easy. Write. Click a button. Reload. Cool! But then what? It wasn't until someone left a comment that I was hooked.
Discussion: Business Logs, A Whole Lotta Nothing, Web Strategy by Jeremiah, Techdirt, the VoIP Digest, mathewingram.com/work, Conversion Rater, AMCP Tech Blog, The Unofficial Google Weblog, Online Marketing Blog, Texas Venture Capital …, The Blog Herald, Loud Thinking …, Search Engine Watch Blog, down the avenue, Googling Google, PaidContent.org, Mashable*, robhyndman.com, BASEMENT.ORG, PodTech Comments …, Tom Raftery's I.T. views, the j. botter weblog, InsideGoogle, SEO by the SEA and Kareem Mayan's Weblog
Colin D. Devroe / Business Logs: I guess building to flip isn't always a bad thing
Jeremiah Owyang / Web Strategy by Jeremiah: Blogger + MeasureMap + Google Analytics = CGM Platform
Om Malik / the VoIP Digest: Measure Maps Hooks Up With Google
Pat McCarthy / Conversion Rater: Google Buys MeasureMap: Where Does It Go?
Webmaster / AMCP Tech Blog: Google Gobbles up Measure Map
Chris Gilmer / The Unofficial Google Weblog: Measure Map is now part of Google
Lee Odden / Online Marketing Blog: Google Measures Up Your Blog Stats
Alexander Muse / Texas Venture Capital Web 2.0 Blog: Measure Map acquired by Google
Duncan Riley / The Blog Herald: Google buys Blog tracking company
David Heinemeier Hansson / Loud Thinking: MeasureMap goes to Google
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Watch Blog: Google Acquires Blog Tracking Software, Measure Map
Garett Rogers / Googling Google: Measure Map finds a home at Google
Pete Cashmore / Mashable*: It's Official...Google Buys MeasureMap
Rob Hyndman / robhyndman.com: What's the Deal with Google and Measure Map?
Rich Ziade / BASEMENT.ORG: - Measure Map Acquired By Google
J. Botter / the j. botter weblog: Google Buys MeasureMap
Nathan Weinberg / InsideGoogle: MEASURE MAP JOINS GOOGLE
William Slawski / SEO by the SEA: More Analytics from Google
Kareem Mayan / Kareem Mayan's Weblog: Measuremap Still in Alpha, Acquired by Google
Measure Map sold to Google — Big news today: Measure Map has been acquired by Google, and we're down in Mountain View getting started on everything that is to come. There will be more to say in the coming weeks, but for now you can see my post on the Google Blog.
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch: Google Buys MeasureMap
Jeremy Zawodny / Jeremy Zawodny's blog:
Oracle Acquisitions are not about MySQL — I've been thinking about this for the last day or so and have come to the conclusion that Oracle's acquisition of Sleepycat Software (and Berkeley DB) is not about MySQL. Even when combined with their previous purchase of Innobase Oy (and InnoDB), it's not about MySQL.
Discussion: Between the Lines and Joseph Scott's Blog
Phil Windley / Between the Lines: Oracle's Purchase Corner's MySQL
Joseph Scott / Joseph Scott's Blog: Oracle Buys Sleepycat, Confirmed
Oracle Bags Sleepycat
Oracle Bags Sleepycat
Discussion: The Silent Penguin
Matthew / The Silent Penguin: [OSBC] Keynotes galore
Mike Olson / Sleepycat Software blog:
The next ten years.
The next ten years.
Ross Mayfield / Ross Mayfield's Weblog: The Open Source Community Imperative
Sarah Lacy / TechBeat: MySQL Answers Back With $18.5 Million
Kent / Newsome.Org:
Climbing Bloggers Hill: Scoble on Getting A-Listed — As a Valentine's Day present to those of us trying to scrape and claw our way up bloggers hill (and there are many of us), Scoble hands out some tips for joining the A-List. Obviously he knows what it takes to get on the proverbial A-List and he has some good ideas.
Discussion: LexBlog Blog and Micro Persuasion
Steve Rubel / Micro Persuasion: How to Win Friends and Influence
Scobleizer / Microsoft Geek Blogger:
Tips for joining the A list — I keep getting asked "how do I get more traffic?" Or, "how do I get TechCrunch to notice my blog?" — Quick: go to Technorati and do the brrreeeport search. Now, which headline and opening text grabs you? Makes you wanna click?
Discussion: Message, brainwagon and Bloggers Blog
Mike Musgrove / Washington Post:
Microsoft Hopes Prizes Attract New Search Users — Remember the long-running e-mail hoax from the early days of the Web, the one that had Bill Gates testing an "e-mail tracing program" and offering to pay recipients big bucks if they passed his test e-mail along to all their friends?
Discussion: The Kelsey Group Blog
Greg Sterling / The Kelsey Group Blog: A Few Newsbits — Search and Win: A story that's circulating today …
Enndot / Marketing and Technology Discussed:
Exploiting MSN's Incentivized Search
Exploiting MSN's Incentivized Search
Discussion: Things That, Thomas Hawk's Digital …, ClickZ, SearchViews, Clickety Clack, Internet Recruiting, Hacking NetFlix, Bink.nu and OpsanBlog
Thomas Hawk / Thomas Hawk's Digital Connection: Microsoft + Netflix = LOVE
Pamela Parker / ClickZ: MSN Tempts Would-Be Searchers With Prizes
Joel Cheesman / Internet Recruiting: First Amazon's A9. Then Yahoo! — Now MSN wants …
Mikek / Hacking NetFlix: MSN Search & Win Prizes
Michael Coates / OpsanBlog: MSN Search .. and Win!
Jose Antonio Vargas / Washington Post:
Virtual Reality Prepares Soldiers for Real War — Young Warriors Say Video Shooter Games Helped Hone Their Skills — One blistering afternoon in Iraq, while fighting insurgents in the northern town of Mosul, Sgt. Sinque Swales opened fire with his .50-cal. That was only the second time, he says, that he ever shot an enemy.
Discussion: Smart Mobs
Judy Breck / Smart Mobs: The life of war follows the art of games
Lee Gomes / Wall Street Journal:
In Contest, Players Vie to Position A Site Atop a Google Search — Remember how your parents used to tell you that when you encounter people you don't like, you should just ignore them? This story will help to show why that's true. — John Scott is a member of the occasionally shadowy fraternity of …
Discussion: Search Engine Journal and Matt Cutts
HD DVD and Blu-ray delayed again, as AACS is pushed back — Remember all of the positioning about which next-generation optical format would hit the market first? Forget about it. It now appears that both formats will hit the market at the same time, because delays in the security specification …
Discussion: Engadget and eHomeUpgrade
David Walker / eHomeUpgrade: HD-DVD and Blu-Ray Delayed Again Because of Blu-Ray?
Why Most VC's Don't Sign NDAs — The following question appeared in my inbox the other day. … For starters, I'll restate the assertion. Most VC's don't sign non-disclosure agreements. Guy Kawasaki had a good comment on it in his Venture Capitalist Wishlist post. … That basically says it all.
Discussion: ben barren
Redbarren / ben barren: NDA's, VC, and (Non) Enforceability
Stephen Baker / Business Week:
The Inside Story on Company Blogs — Corporate America may fear critical comments in public blogs, but it isn't ignoring the medium's potential for improving internal communication — The numbers are downright puny. According to The Fortune 500 Business Blogging Wiki …
Discussion: Mark Evans
Ben / Inside Firefox:
About the Firefox "memory leak" — A lot of people complain about the Firefox "memory leak(s)". All versions of Firefox no doubt leak memory - it is a common problem with software this complicated. We look to fix the issues where we can. David Baron and others have done a huge amount of excellent work in this area.
Dwight / TechBlog: Firefox's 'memory leak' isn't
Ollie Stone-Lee / BBC:
UK holds Microsoft security talks — UK officials are talking to Microsoft over fears the new version of Windows could make it harder for police to read suspects' computer files. — Microsoft Vista is due to be rolled out later this year. Cambridge academic Ross Anderson told MPs it would mean more computer files being encrypted.
Discussion: Where unprofessional … and Windows Vista Weblog
Joe Wilcox / Microsoft Monitor:
WHAT OFFICE LIVE IS NOT — Last night, Microsoft lifted the NDA for Office Live, so I am rapidly blogging a day sooner than expected. Office Live goes live—at least in limited beta—tomorrow. — So there is to confusion about Office Live: — * Office Live absolutely is not a hosted version of Microsoft Office.
Discussion: Squash, Enterprise Web 2.0, Geeking with Greg and Dare Obasanjo aka Carnage4Life
Phil Sim / Squash: The REAL Google strategy
Dion Hinchcliffe / Enterprise Web 2.0: Office Live: Application suite or platform?
Om Malik / Om Malik on Broadband:
SIPphone Gets VC Cash — Michael Robertson's San Diego, Calif.-based voice-over-IP start-up, SIPphone just raised $6 million in funding from New York-based Dawntreader Ventures. The company behind increasingly popular Gizmo Project soft phone and instant messaging client is going to use …
Discussion: BeyondVC and VoIP Watch
Apple shipping MacBook Pros with faster processors — Apple Computer on Tuesday gave all of its MacBook Pro customers something sweet for Valentines Day: an unexpected CPU upgrade free of charge. — The company, which announced it will begin shipping the MacBook Pro this week …
Discussion: The Apple Core, Guardian Unlimited, areyouageek (?) … and Slashdot
Jason D. O'Grady / The Apple Core: MacBook Pro speed-bumps delayed
Charles Ar / Guardian Unlimited: Apple ships MacBook Pros.. slightly faster
CmdrTaco / Slashdot: MacBook Pros Upgraded and Shipped