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Reader Mat writes: If Google is solely a "technology and advertising" company, as you say, and their current business model undermines the very content production houses they rely upon for (bi-directional) traffic, then the company should have a very real interest in making sure those media companies stay afloat, for…

Reader Mat writes: If Google is solely a “technology and advertising” company, as you say, and their current business model undermines the very content production houses they rely upon for (bi-directional) traffic, then the company should have a very real interest in making sure those media companies stay afloat, for purely _business_ reasons

Google Street View Easter Eggs

Scott Beale and Boing Boing are tracking the Easter Eggs or other funny things found in Street View – shots of Google's Street View team, for example, freaked out cat owners, dead guys. New sites like streetviewr are popping up to track all this…my favorite: Honestly, I was just…

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Scott Beale and Boing Boing are tracking the Easter Eggs or other funny things found in Street View – shots of Google’s Street View team, for example, freaked out cat owners, dead guys. New sites like streetviewr are popping up to track all this…my favorite: Honestly, I was just looking at her coffee…

How long till this becomes live video? Think about this for a moment. I am quite sure the NSA and the CIA are….

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SearchMob RoundUp

Jangl – Call Anyone For Free! Google to Acquire Social Community Photo Sharing StartUp – PANORAMIO World's Top Junkmail Spammer Arrested in Seattle NBA Adsense Video Player…

Jangl – Call Anyone For Free!

Google to Acquire Social Community Photo Sharing StartUp – PANORAMIO

World’s Top Junkmail Spammer Arrested in Seattle

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Google – Feedburner: It’s Official

The Google blog: We're very pleased to tell you that we've just acquired FeedBurner. For those of you who aren't bloggers, podcasters, or feed creators, Chicago-based FeedBurner is a leading provider of feed distribution and management tools. A web feed is a way for online publishers to syndicate their…

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The Google blog:

We’re very pleased to tell you that we’ve just acquired FeedBurner.

For those of you who aren’t bloggers, podcasters, or feed creators, Chicago-based FeedBurner is a leading provider of feed distribution and management tools. A web feed is a way for online publishers to syndicate their content and deliver it straight to readers. Each day, FeedBurner delivers feeds to millions of users around the world and offers unique and useful tools for publishers to analyze, optimize, and monetize their content. Further, FeedBurner offers a feed advertising platform for advertisers to reach engaged feed readers through targeted in-feed ads and innovative techniques like RSS feed-driven ads.

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Google Gears

I missed posting on this news due to travel, but here's an analysis from SEL: The Gears initiative is about creating an open standard to help turn the Web browser into a better, richer development platform and enabling applications to work "offline," when there's an inconsistent or non-existent Internet…

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I missed posting on this news due to travel, but here’s an analysis from SEL:

The Gears initiative is about creating an open standard to help turn the Web browser into a better, richer development platform and enabling applications to work “offline,” when there’s an inconsistent or non-existent Internet connection.

Fundamentally it bridges the current gap between the browser and desktop software.

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Google/EMI/YouTUbe Hookup

From Bloomberg: Google Inc.'s YouTube, the most- popular video-sharing Web site, struck an agreement with EMI Group Plc to show clips from artists including Coldplay and Fat Boy Slim. Consumers will be able to watch professionally produced videos and user-generated spots featuring EMI music, San Bruno, California-based YouTube said…

From Bloomberg:

Google Inc.’s YouTube, the most- popular video-sharing Web site, struck an agreement with EMI Group Plc to show clips from artists including Coldplay and Fat Boy Slim.

Consumers will be able to watch professionally produced videos and user-generated spots featuring EMI music, San Bruno, California-based YouTube said today in an e-mailed statement. EMI, YouTube and musicians will share advertising sales.

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