Archive for the ‘Internet Marketing’ category

Advertisers Get a Trove of Clues in Smartphones

March 11, 2009

Cellphones have a high potential for personalized ads, and advertisers place great value on the possibility.

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Online dating: The technology behind the attraction

February 14, 2009

When Joe wanted to find love, he turned to science. Rather than hang out in bars or hope that random dates worked out, the 34-year-old aerospace engineer signed up for eHarmony.com, an online dating service that uses detailed profiles, proprietary matching algorithms and a tightly controlled communications process to help people find their perfect

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Obama poised to be first ‘wired’ president

January 15, 2009

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As the first president-elect with a Facebook page and a YouTube channel, Barack Obama is poised to use the Internet to communicate directly with Americans in a way unknown to previous presidents.

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Google’s Chrome Browser Works Great

September 2, 2008

The story of the day today is the release of the new Chrome browser from Google.  Being the early adopter that I am I downloaded the browser today and I am actually writing this post while using the Chrome browser.  It’s only been a couple of hours since I have had it but so far it is very easy to use and I like the features that I see.  You can get a full rundown on the new Chrome browser from Google by clicking HERE.

I found it interesting…I hope you do too

DeaconDavid

When Google Owns You

August 6, 2008

DeaconDavid’s comment:  I happened to see this story on the New York Times and I went to read it for myself.  It’s very good and very informative, especially for those of us who are tied to Gmail, Picassa, Google Adwords, etc.  I don’t want to scare people from using Google services, I’ve been happy with them, but to know that something like this could happen is a very scary thought. Please read the full article then let me know what you think by leaving your comments.

What if Google deactivated your account, cutting off all Google Services?? Poor Nick Saber…and he pays them for extra storage, too. Maybe SaaS isn’t that great after all. Let’s see if Nick gets any joy out of Google’s customer service/Support guys now that Chris Brogan’s blogging about it.

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Knol: Google Takes on Wikipedia

July 24, 2008

Google just opened up Knol, its Wikipedia competitor, to the public after announcing a private beta of the service last December. Unlike Wikipedia, Knol puts a stronger emphasis on authorship and even encourages users to start different ‘knols’ for the same subject. Google is also serving up AdSense advertising on the site

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WSJ.com – TiVo, Amazon Let Customers Buy Products by Remote

July 22, 2008

DeaconDavid’s comment: Yet another service for my Tivo box.  Keep em coming. 🙂

TiVo and Amazon will let consumers purchase products from Amazon.com through their television sets using their TiVo remote control.

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