Jyri / Jaiku | Your Conversation:
We're joining Google — Exciting news: Google has bought Jaiku today. — What does that mean? First and foremost, we're of course continuing to support our existing users. So fear not: your Jaiku phone, the Web site, IM, SMS, and API will continue to work normally.
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Ross Mayfield / Ross Mayfield's Weblog: Google Acquires Jaiku
Mike Butcher / TechCrunch UK: Jaiku bought by Google
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land: Jaiku Bought By Google
Luke McKinney / TECH.BLORGE.com: Google snubs Twitter, snags Jaiku
Steve Spalding / How To Split An Atom: How To Create The Perfect Blogstorm
John Murrell / Good Morning Silicon Valley: Google invites Jaiku to prom; Twitter left to commiserate with friends
Podtech / John Furrier: Tim O'Reilly - Platform Wars? …
Lisa Barone / Bruce Clay, Inc. Blog: Google Buy Reveals Social Media Focus
Kevin C. Tofel / jkOnTheRun: Six ways to Jaiku on the run. Can you add more?
Rudy De Waele / mTrends: Google acquires Jaiku
Hugh Macleod / gapingvoid: NEWSFLASH: GOOGLE BUYS JAIKU
Jordan McCollum / Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim: Google Buys Jaiku: GooKuTwo?
Sam Harrelson / CostPerNews: Google Acquires Jaiku
Dave Winer / Scripting News: Today is Jaiku Day in TwitterLand
Ewan Spence / blognation USA: Google heart Jaiku - Where Now For Twitter?
Alan Patrick / broadstuff: EXEUNT JAIKU, STAGE RIGHT. WHO IS LEFT....
Stowe Boyd / /Message: Google Goobles Jaiku
Tony Hsieh / Official Google Blog:
Reach out and message someone — Technology has made staying in touch with your friends and family both easier and harder: living a fast-paced, on-the-go lifestyle is easier (and a lot of fun), but it's more difficult to keep track of everyone when they're running around at warp speed.
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Jeremy Wagstaff / loose wire blog: Google & Jaiku: It's About Mobility
Marshall Kirkpatrick / Read/WriteWeb: Google Acquires Microblogging Service Jaiku
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: Zingku? Jaiku? I Feel Like I'm Taking Crazy Pills!
Ionut Alex Chitu / Google Operating System: Google Buys Jaiku, a Lifestreaming Service
Saul Hansell / Bits: The Macrocompany (Google) Buys Into Microblogging (Jaiku)
Nancy Gohring / InfoWorld: Google buys Finnish social-networking company
Donna Bogatin / Insider Chatter: YAY! Twitter, NOT Jaiku, Can BE the Next Google
Nathan Weinberg / InsideGoogle: Google Buys Jaiku, a Twitter Competitor
Marc Orchant / blognation USA: Why Jaiku, not Twitter was bought by Google (IMO)
Elinor Mills / Webware.com: GOOGLE TO BUY TWITTER RIVAL JAIKU
Farhad Manjoo / Salon: Machinist: Funny-name acquisition: Google buys Jaiku
Justin Mann / TechSpot News: Google acquires Jaiku
Adario Strange / MARS Magazine: THE MUSIC BUSINESS IS DEAD, LONG LIVE THE MUSIC BUSINESS
Linda Rosencrance / Computerworld: Google buys Jaiku, a software application for mobile phones
Chloe Albanesius / AppScout: Google Acquires Twitter Rival Jaiku
Doug Caverly / WebProNews: Google Acquires Jaiku
Sepideh Saremi / Searchviews: Google Buys Twitter-like Jaiku
Greg Sterling / localmobilesearch.net: Google Buys Twitter-like Jaiku
Ewan Spence / blognation UK: Google Acquires Jaiku; Terms Not Disclosed
Adam Ostrow / Mashable!:
Breaking: Google Acquires Jaiku, Why Not Twitter? — Jaiku has announced that it has been acquired by Google. Jaiku is the Twitter-like service for keeping up with your friends via the Web or SMS. Terms of the deal are not being disclosed by the companies. — According to Jaiku:
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Robert Scoble / Scobleizer: Dodgeball? Jotspot? Jaiku!
Dennis Howlett / Irregular Enterprise: Forget Facebook think Plaxo
Jason Jennings / Rev2.org: Google Aquires Jaiku the Social Mobile Startup
Mike Butcher / TechCrunch: Google buys social mobile startup Jaiku
Cade Metz / The Register: Google acquires Twitter rival
Tim O'Reilly / O'Reilly Radar: Why Jaiku, Not Twitter?
Om Malik / GigaOM: Google Buys Jaiku
Brian Solis / PR 2.0: Google Buys Jaiku, Lifestreams Go Mainstream
Caroline McCarthy / CNET News.com: Analyst: Now that Google has Jaiku, is Yahoo after Twitter?
Terrence Russell / Epicenter: Google Buys Microblogging Site Jaiku — Wait, Jaiku?!
Allen Stern / CenterNetworks: Breaking: Google Acquires Jaiku
Brian Solis / bub.blicio.us: Google Hearts Jaiku
Dan Farber / Between the Lines: Google takes out Jaiku
Philipp Lenssen / Google Blogoscoped: Google Buys Jaiku
Nik Fletcher / Download Squad: Google buys Jaiku
Amit Agarwal / Digital Inspiration: This Little Bird Is Twitting In The Google Campus
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Google: making big social media moves
Google: making big social media moves
Discussion: A Media Circus and PDA
Kevin Anderson / PDA: Google buys Jaiku
Oasis, Jamiroquai to follow Radiohead — Some of the music industry's biggest names are considering offering their music free online following the success of the experiment by the band Radiohead to let fans download their new album without charge. — The band's website topped the chart …
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Bruce Houghton / hypebot: Wednesday's Music 2. Briefing: Radiohead Release Day, Over The …
Richard Driver / BloggingStocks: Nine Inch Nails ends relationship with record label
Eliot Van Buskirk / Listening Post: Will Radiohead's Servers Be Able to Handle All Tomorrow's Downloads?
Paperghost / Vitalsecurity.org: Radiohead, Rainbows and RIAA
David A. Utter / WebProNews: The Net: Killing Music Labels Since 2007
Mathew Ingram / The Globe and Mail: Radiohead maybe not so revolutionary?
Kristen Nicole / Mashable!: More Bands and Musicians Giving Away Free Downloads
Brandon Paddock / Brandon Live!: Why the RIAA sues customers, pushes DRM
Mike Masnick / Techdirt:
Bands Rushing To Ditch Labels And Embrace Free; Are The Floodgates Opening? — We've only been predicting that music would eventually go free for about a dozen years, but it feels like we may be nearing a tipping point among musicians recognizing this simple truth as well, kicked off by last week's Radiohead announcement.
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Ashshy / Ars Technica:
Record label defections by major acts a troubling sign for recording industry — When Brit-rock veterans Radiohead decided to self-publish their next album online, it was a bucket of ice-cold water over the heads of EMI, Sony BMG, Warner Music, and all the rest of the old-school industry elephants.
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Greg Sandoval / CNET News.com: Add Oasis to the list of bands considering music giveaway
Don McLagan / Compete Blog:
Facebook's Application Rock Stars — The Community Next conference in San Jose, CA this last weekend resembled the mosh pit at a rock concert. It featured performances by the twenty year-old rock stars and a few older ones who have developed successful applications on the new Facebook applications platform.
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Garrett Smith / Facebook Observer: Four Things Every Developer Should Know Before Building a Facebook Application
Kristen Nicole / Mashable!: Facebook Apps Contribute 37% of Recent Growth
Dennis Bouchand / 901am: Dating site OkCupid.com launches Facebook application
Angelo Fernando / SMC: Facebook critic calls it "theater"
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch:
Facebook Versus the Web — One of the knocks against Facebook is that it is a somewhat closed, proprietary platform. Here's how the argument goes: The ultimate technology platform, in contrast, is the Web itself. It is open and ultimately will triumph over all other platforms, including Facebook.
Discussion: Facebook Observer
Garrett Smith / Facebook Observer: If Everyone You Knew Used Facebook...
Jason Calacanis / The Jason Calacanis Weblog:
Should you trust Facebook with your business?
Should you trust Facebook with your business?
Charlie Wood / Moonwatcher: Live from the Graphing Social Patterns
Bobbie Johnson / Guardian Unlimited:
Why we all overestimate Techmeme's influence — A lot of noise was made last week with the launch of the Techmeme leaderboard - a list of technology centurions on the popular technology news aggregator, built by Gabe Rivera (here's an interview with Gabe by Don Dodge.
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Dave Winer / Scripting News: How we're twisted by the top-100 lists
Sources: Leopard finalized, 10.4.11 inching closer [updated] — Apple Inc. this week is believed to have wrapped up development of Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard while simultaneously pushing out yet another pre-release copy of its final maintenance and security update for Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger users.
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Stephane Lafon / Google LatLong:
More Street View cities to explore — For those of you who have been eagerly awaiting new cities to be added to Street View in Google Maps, your patience is about to pay off. Today, we're announcing the addition of Street View imagery in not one or two but six new cities!
Brad Linder / Download Squad: Google adds Street Views for more cities
Ionut Alex Chitu / Google Operating System: Six New Cities Added to Google Street View
Jordan McCollum / Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim: Google Maps Expands Street View
Elinor Mills / Webware.com: GOOGLE ADDS SIX NEW CITIES TO STREET VIEW
Philipp Lenssen / Google Blogoscoped: Google Street View Adds Chicago, Phoenix, Tucson...
Doug Caverly / WebProNews: Google Street View Gains Six New Cities
Ken Fisher / Ars Technica:
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Google unveils Gen 5 of Enterprise Search Appliance — (InfoWorld) - Google, the newly-christened $600-per-share company, unveiled on Tuesday evening the fifth generation of its Google Enterprise Search Appliance. — A combination of hardware preloaded with software …
Verne Kopytoff / The Technology Chronicles:
Becoming more social on eBay — eBay chief executive Meg Whitman (left) and founder Pierre Omidyar — Welcome to eBay's new neighborhood. — The auction giant premiered a new area today where users can create profiles, post photos and offer tips, as part of an effort to capitalize on the social networking craze.
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Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch: eBay Launches Shopping Social Networks
Steven Musil / CNET News.com: eBay wants to welcome you to its new 'neighborhood'