Chris Gilmer / Download Squad:
Gmail gets IMAP — It appears that Google is working on integrating IMAP into Gmail. Download Squad reader eD! Thomas sent in a tip letting us know he came across the new IMAP setting while snooping around Gmail. However, it is only appearing in select few Gmail and Google Apps for domains accounts at the moment.
Discussion: Search Engine Land, The Register, The Mobile Gadgeteer, Tom Raftery's Social Media, Engadget Mobile, Compiler, CNET News.com, ParisLemon, Gadget Lab, TECH.BLORGE.com, TechCrunch, The Unofficial Apple Weblog, jkOnTheRun, Gear Live, CyberNet, franticindustries, Googlified, Zoli's Blog, How To Split An Atom, Mashable!, PalmAddicts, RossCode.com, The Last Podcast, Joseph Scott's Blog and Digg
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land: Gmail Now Supporting IMAP Protocol
Bill Ray / The Register: GMail shakes IMAP out of coma
Matthew Miller / The Mobile Gadgeteer: IMAP coming to Gmail, mobile enthusiasts cheer in anticipation
Tom Raftery / Tom Raftery's Social Media: Gmail adds IMAP support
Ryan Block / Engadget Mobile: Gmail goes IMAP: finally your mobile email client & Gmail fall in love
Scott Gilbertson / Compiler: Google Adds IMAP Support To GMail
Rafe Needleman / CNET News.com: Hands-on with Gmail's new IMAP support
MG Siegler / ParisLemon: ISEE Gmail IMAP
Charlie Sorrel / Gadget Lab: Gmail Gets IMAP: Finally Plays Nice With iPhone
Danny Mendez / TECH.BLORGE.com: Gmail enables IMAP: What it means for your iPhone, computer, and more
Mark Hendrickson / TechCrunch: Gmail Apparently Enabling IMAP Support
Michael Rose / The Unofficial Apple Weblog: Gmail flips the switch on IMAP support
Kevin C. Tofel / jkOnTheRun: Gmail adds IMAP support, "huzzah!" says multiple device owners
Andru Edwards / Gear Live: In Brief: Gmail to get IMAP support
Ryan / CyberNet: Gmail IMAP Support is Here!
Stan Schroeder / franticindustries: GMail gets IMAP, Google Calendar Gets Gears
Haochi / Googlified: Gmail to Support IMAP
Zoli Erdos / Zoli's Blog: Gmail IMAP and Microsoft's Desktop Push
Steve Spalding / How To Split An Atom: Gmail Gets IMAP Support
Sam Mcloughln / PalmAddicts: Gmail IMPA is being enabled
Joel Ross / RossCode.com: Gmail & IMAP - Friends At Last
Frederic / The Last Podcast: Google Got the IMAP
Joseph Scott / Joseph Scott's Blog: Gmail Now Supports IMAP
Ionut Alex Chitu / Google Operating System:
Gmail Supports IMAP — One of the most requested Gmail features was the addition of IMAP support. POP is nice, but IMAP is a much better option. Among the advantages, you're always connected to the server, more clients can connect to the same account, you can obtain the text …
Discussion: Official Gmail Blog, VentureBeat and Gadgetell
Robby Stein / Official Gmail Blog: Sync your inbox across devices with free IMAP
Matt Marshall / VentureBeat: Google rolls out free IMAP
Robert Nelson / Gadgetell: Google adds IMAP support for Gmail
Philipp Lenssen / Google Blogoscoped:
Gmail IMAP Support — Gmail seems to be rolling out IMAP support. IMAP is short for Internet Message Access Protocol and allows you to access your Gmail emails from other clients, like Outlook or Thunderbird. Wait, wasn't that already possible for some time using POP (Post Office Protocol)?
Discussion: blognation and GottaBeMobile.com
Marc Orchant / blognation: Oh happy day - Gmail's going IMAP!
Matt Faulkner / GottaBeMobile.com: Look Out Outlook IMAP Gmail is Coming!!
Peter Lauria / New York Post:
ONLINE FACEOFF — M'SOFT AND GOOGLE DUKE IT OUT OVER HOT SITE — Google is threatening to once again beat rival Microsoft to the deal punch, this time in the white-hot Facebook investment sweepstakes. — Microsoft and Google are each vying to take a stake of between 5 percent and 10 percent …
Discussion: Screenwerk, Search Engine Land, All Facebook, MediaBytes with Shelly …, paidContent.org and Mashable!
Greg Sterling / Screenwerk: Facebook Ready to Be Acquired?
Nick O'Neill / All Facebook: Facebook Investment Deal Announced in 24 to 48 Hours
Shelly Palmer / MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer Video: MediaBytes 10.24.2007 — Click to view today's MediaBytes video.
Rafat Ali / paidContent.org: Facebook Investment Deal Comes To Head; Google Could Inch Out Microsoft
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: Who's Investing In Facebook: Google Or Microsoft?
Jemima Kiss / PDA:
Is Facebook about to be bought? — The gossip mills are working overtime in the Valley, with rumours that Google, Microsoft and Yahoo have all been battling to negotiate acquisition deals with Facebook. — Citing three sources - and picking up on Valleywag's post last week …
Henry Blodget / Silicon Alley Insider:
Sorry, Microsoft, Google Has Already Won Facebook War — The Post suggests that our prediction of a month ago is coming true: Either Google will run off with Facebook, leaving a jilted Microsoft (MSFT) fuming at the altar, or Microsoft will have to pay a king's ransom to win the bidding war—just as it did with aQuantive:
Discussion: Joe Duck
Brian Stelter / New York Times:
In Foray Into TV, Google Is to Track Ad Audiences — Google, which dominates the market for advertising on the Internet, seems to be hoping to do the same thing on television. — The company is set to announce a partnership today with the Nielsen Company, the voice of authority …
Discussion: Silicon Alley Insider, p2pnet and Beet.TV
Peter Kafka / Silicon Alley Insider: Google Adds Nielsen To TV Tests
Andy Plesser / Beet.TV: Google and Nielsen in Pact for Monitoring Video Viewership
The Nielsen Company and Google Establish Strategic Relationship — Nielsen to Provide Demographic Data for Google TV Ads — Gary Holmes at The Nielsen Company: +1 646 654 8975 — The Nielsen Company and Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) announced today that the companies have established a multi-year, strategic relationship.
Discussion: Search Engine Land, Screenwerk, Business Week and Podcasting News
Greg Sterling / Screenwerk: Google-Nielsen TV Ads Demo Measurement
Michael Liedtke / Associated Press:
Google to buy Nielsen data — SAN FRANCISCO - Determined to sell more television ads, Internet search leader Google Inc. is sharpening its focus on the medium with demographic data from the influential Nielsen Co. — Under an agreement to be announced Wednesday, Google will pay Nielsen …
Discussion: CrunchGear, Search Engine Journal and Liquidmatrix Security Digest
Vince Veneziani / CrunchGear: Google buying Nielsen data
Arnold Zafra / Search Engine Journal: Google to Buy TV Data from NielsenMedia
Dave Lewis / Liquidmatrix Security Digest: Google To Buy Nielsen Data
Google to use Nielsen TV audience data — Google, the new kid on the block in TV advertising, has signed up with The Nielsen Co., the venerable TV audience measurement company, in a deal that will increase the data available to participants in the Google TV Ads program.
Discussion: Google Blogoscoped
Philipp Lenssen / Google Blogoscoped: Google/ Nielsen Partnership
Panic + Leopard — Hooray! Leopard is almost upon us! It's the next great update to Mac OS X, which, to be honest, I'm genuinely excited about, and that you will be probably installing onto your very Mac sometime around exactly 6:04 PM on Friday. Am I rite? — Of course, Panic is all about these things.
Discussion: MacUser, The Iconfactory and The Unofficial Apple Weblog
Derik DeLong / MacUser: CandyBar 3 is going to be so sweet
Gedeon Maheux / The Iconfactory: Cabel Tells All (almost)
Duncan Riley / TechCrunch:
Porn Set Free: Age Record Keeping Deemed Unconstitutional — Creators of porn websites have been set free of onerous confirmation of age record keeping laws, after the Unites States Court of Appeals found that the law requiring the keeping of these records was unconstitutional.
Arbitraryaardvark / Slashdot: Court Strikes Down Age Verification For Adult Sites
Dow Jones / Associated Press:
Verizon Wireless Ends F.C.C. Fight — Verizon Wireless on Tuesday abandoned its legal challenge of the Federal Communications Commission's rules for its auction of radio spectrum, removing a potential obstacle to the much-anticipated sale. — The company, jointly owned by Verizon Communications …
Discussion: CNET News.com
Anne Broache / CNET News.com: Verizon Wireless drops 'open access' challenge
Jess Lee / Official Google Blog:
Southern California fire maps — The devastating wildfires in Southern California have burned more than 373,000 acres of land; 350,000 homes have been evacuated. Lots of people have pulled together to make maps with information about the fires, including the burn zones, evacuation alerts …
Discussion: Lost Remote, Switched, Recovering Journalist, Read/WriteWeb, Google Earth Blog and WebProNews
Cory Bergman / Lost Remote: The importance of a breaking news design
Tim Stevens / Switched: California Fires Mapped On Google
Mark Potts / Recovering Journalist: Covering a Hot Story
Marshall Kirkpatrick / Read/WriteWeb: TwitterWhere Tracks Tweets from Any Location, Like San Diego
Doug Caverly / WebProNews: Google Used To Track California Fires
Andy Beard / Niche Marketing:
Digg Favorites Slapped By Google — For a company such as Google with a stock price based extensively on anticipated growth and public sentiment, it doesn't take a huge swing in goodwill to have a dramatic effect on valuation. Google has just slapped their biggest fans.
Discussion: Search Engine Land and ProBlogger Blog Tips
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land: Google's PageRank Update Goes After Paid Links?
Eric Eldon / VentureBeat:
Another day, another key Googler departs — Salman Ullah, Google's director of corporate development, has left the company to found a venture firm called [Copper River Partners], we've learned from a source. Ullah's LinkedIn profile confirms he is an "owner" of the firm.
Discussion: Search Engine Land, Seeking Alpha Internet stocks, HipMojo.com, CenterNetworks, paidContent.org and Mashable!
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land: Ullah, Google's Director Of Corporate Development Quits
Ashkan Karbasfrooshan / Seeking Alpha Internet stocks: A Google Brain Drain?
Ashkan Karbasfrooshan / HipMojo.com: Why Google's Best and Brightest Are Leaving in Droves
Joseph Weisenthal / paidContent.org: Updated: Google Dealmaker Salman Ullah Departs; Starting VC Firm
Kristen Nicole / Mashable!: Google Loses Another Executive
Om Malik / GigaOM:
Ex-Googlers Ready to Start a VC Fund
Ex-Googlers Ready to Start a VC Fund
Eric Eldon / VentureBeat: Imo.Im, offering easy video chat through IM