Elinor Mills / CNET News.com:
Yahoo Finance gets a facelift — Yahoo Finance was set to get a facelift on Monday with new interactive stock charts, improved message boards and business-related video clips from content partners. In addition, Yahoo is offering Internet publishers the ability to easily add a stock chart, quotes and news headlines to their Web site.
Discussion: paidContent.org, TechCrunch, GigaOM and Screenwerk
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch: Yahoo Tweaks Finance
Om Malik / GigaOM: Makeover Time For Yahoo Finance
Greg Sterling / Screenwerk: Yahoo! Finance Makeover
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
Feedburner Announces Acquisition of Blogbeat — Chicago-based RSS management company Feedburner is announcing the acquisition of Blogbeat on Monday. The deal will allow Feedburner to expand its reach with customers beyond RSS management. Details as Feedburner.com/blogbeat. — We profiled Blogbeat in February.
Discussion: PostBubble, Like It Matters, Burning Questions and WebMetricsGuru
Brian Oberkirch / Like It Matters: feedburner buys blogbeat 17jul06
Marshall Sponder / WebMetricsGuru: Feedburner Announces Acquisition of Blogbeat
Niall Kennedy / Niall Kennedy's Weblog:
FeedBurner acquires Blogbeat — Feed statistics and advertising company FeedBurner has acquired web page tracker Blogbeat for an undisclosed sum. Blogbeat is located in Raleigh-Durham, giving FeedBurner a presence on the east (web stats), center (hq), and west (bizdev) in the U.S..
Discussion: ClickZ Internet Marketing …
Pamela Parker / ClickZ Internet Marketing Solutions …: Feedburner Buys Blogbeat
Gizmodo, The Gadget Guide:
USB One Man Band Keyboard/Guitar/Vocal Box — You sing, you play guitar and bass, you record and play live, you play keys, and now you want a single USB device to handle everything in a single box. First, you're more talented than us. Second, you might want to check out Line 6's upcoming TonePort KB37.
Discussion: Ubergizmo and Music thing
Paperghost / Vitalsecurity.org:
Slashboinged! — Last week, I wrote a story that in 24 hours hit the frontpages of both Digg and Slashdot, with Blog related firepower provided by the mighty Boingboing.net (ranked number 1 in Technorati, when not knocked off the top by Spamblogs). — What would the overall effect be of such a concentrated assault of traffic?
Discussion: ReveNews Online Revenue …, WebMetricsGuru, Push the Third Button Twice and digg
Aquafinality / WebMetricsGuru: Being Slashboinged and Digged at the same time!
Aquafinality / digg: Dugg, Slashdotted and Boingboinged in 24 hours
Alex Williams / New York Times:
The Graying of the Record Store — SO this is an evening rush? — On a recent Monday, six people — soon enough four, then two — were browsing the bins of compact discs at Norman's Sound and Vision, a music store on Cooper Square in Manhattan, around 6 p.m., a time that once constituted the daily rush hour.
Glenn / Coolfer: Articles on Indie Stores' Decline
YouTube serves up 100 mln videos a day — SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - YouTube, the leader in Internet video search, said on Sunday viewers have are now watching more than 100 million videos per day on its site, marking the surge in demand for its "snack-sized" video fare.
Discussion: paidContent.org and Screenwerk
Greg Sterling / Screenwerk: YouTube's Growth Is Almost Shocking
Jonathan Richards / Times of London:
340,282,366,920,938,000,000,000,000, 000,000,000,000 new web addresses created by internet chiefs . . . so we won't run out of space soon, then — TO THE lay observer it seems like an infinite network of computers, servers and cables stretching around the globe. — But the worldwide web is filling up.
Discussion: IP Democracy, Life On the Wicked Stage, digg and Slashdot
Cynthia Brumfield / IP Democracy: The Internet is Already Running Out of Addresses
Warner Crocker / Life On the Wicked Stage: Sunday Morning Reading
Matt Casamassina / IGN:
Wii Controllers: Unlocking the Secrets — Battery and power specifics, SYNCHRO functionality, rumble motor details, LED secondary purpose and... a camera? — July 14, 2006 - edThe Big N has been relatively hush-hush about the details of its innovative new Wii console and controller …
Discussion: Kotaku, The Tao of Mac and Slashdot
HomePage — Please support this campaign by adding this image to your blog or website and linking it back to this page. If you have any problems with this, please contact Paull Young. — This page has been created to provide a list of resources concerning astroturfing …
Ross / Trends in the Living Networks: No astroturfing around here! — "Astroturfing" is the practice …
The Head Lemur / raving lunacy:
Shareholder Fantasy Island — The latest group of bloggers to come to the rescue of the poor benighted Corporations are the folks I call the 'hummers' . — Hummers are those folks who have an amazing degree of positional flexibility. This is not to say that hummers are lazy. Far from it.
Discussion: Scobleizer and Listics
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer: Nestle engages with anti-Nestle blogger
Frank Paynter / Listics: Corporate Community and Ethical Blindness
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
Odeo Releases Twttr — Odeo released a new service today called Twttr, which is a sort of "group send" SMS application. Each person controls their own network of friends. When any of them send a text message to "40404," all of his or her friends see the message via sms.
Discussion: PostBubble, SMS Text News, 21talks, Listics, duncanriley.com, rev2.org, Digital Common Sense and Ross Mayfield's Weblog
Aneil Weber / PostBubble: Jaiku, automatically know where your friends are
Frank Paynter / Listics: Audio from Odeo... Recorded with the world's suckiest microphone... my 16 seconds of fame.
Sid Yadav / rev2.org: Group SMS Through Twttr from Odeo
Ross Mayfield / Ross Mayfield's Weblog: Twttr — Prepare to be spammed globally. Twttr just launched …
Om Malik / GigaOM:
Silicon Valley's All Twttr
Silicon Valley's All Twttr
Discussion: PostBubble, michael parekh on IT, noahglass.com and PaulStamatiou.com
Aneil Weber / PostBubble: Hellodeo, hello marketing
Paul Stamatiou / PaulStamatiou.com: Odeo Launches twttr, hellodeo
Anne Eisenberg / New York Times:
A Portable (and Squeezable) Way to Recharge — CONSUMERS have trouble focusing on the distant promise of fuel cells to power their cars. But fuel cells to recharge their cellphones, PDA's, MP3 players and other hand-held devices? That might be a different story — especially if those fuel cells …
Andrew / Traffick:
Don't Swallow That — It's pretty funny that Adam Lasnik of Google seems to have sent some acetaminophen to a poor soul suffering from Adwords Quality Score woes. — As Googler Nick Fox explained to me last week, a recent upgrade to the QS algorithm has now gone live …
Discussion: Aaron Wall's SEO Book.com and digg
Rick Segal / The Post Money Value:
Developer Management - Toilet Seats — [Live from Home Depot, via my Blackberry] — As part of my VC gig, I see a ton of new software and services. I get lots of opportunities to talk and deal with the developers of these products. One thing that continues to amaze me is how often …
Edward N. Albro / Today @ PC World:
Geeks for a Good Cause — Does helping to create a Wi-Fi antenna from a water bottle, wire mesh and a motorcycle tire valve stem sound like a great way to spend a few months away from work? How about working on a Linux-based PC that runs off a car battery and solar power?
Denise / Bag and Baggage:
Have Aeron, Will Travel … A year ago at just about this time, I was having a conversation with Steve Gillmor. Steve asked me — in so many words, and in his hallmark I-will-brook-no-nonsense-so-don't- even-think-about-it manner — what I was going to do when I grew up.
Discussion: tins, ALLIED, Between Lawyers and Listics
Rick Klau / tins: Best of luck, Denise
Jeneane Sessum / ALLIED: Cluelessness Reigns as Denise Is Unboomed
Dennis M. Kennedy / Between Lawyers: Must-read (and Must-Think-About) Blogging from Denise Howell
Frank Paynter / Listics: Core Values... Denise Howell and Reed Smith have parted ways.
Zephoria / apophenia:
from architecture to urban planning: technology development in a networked age — Last week, i had drinks with Ian Rogers and Kareem Mayan and we were talking about shifts in the development of technology. Although all of us have made these arguments before in different forms …
Discussion: The Social Customer Manifesto
Mercury atomic clock keeps time with record accuracy — An experimental atomic clock based on a single mercury atom is now at least five times more precise than the national standard clock based on a "fountain" of cesium atoms, according to a paper by physicists at the Commerce Department's National Institute …
Discussion: Roland Piquepaille's …
Roland Piquepaille / Roland Piquepaille's …: Keeping time with a mercury atom