Most people by now will have experienced the live search feature Google is debuting. That aside (and we can look forward to the new “innovation” Bing offers as a response), its being reported that Google instant was invented in 2005 by an ex-Yahoo product manager. Over on the blog of this ex-manager (Stephen Hood), he […]Read More Yahoo claims invention of a Google feature?
Ubuntu, Ubuntu, Ubuntu. Probably a word that for many is synonymous with Linux. Forgetting that Ubuntu is a distro that new users often try first and forgetting the many users who champion it, Canonical in the last week or so has made some many bold statements/steps/implications in regards to its future, its position in […]Read More Ubuntu One for Windows & Microsoft cash?
This is an article thats been in draft for a while, and since all it needed was a couple of lines in regard to this weekends activities, I thought Id publish it now. Its being reported on many sites that over the weekend Steve Ballmer / Microsoft has been in talks with Yahoo. With the […]Read More Three search engines and a Ballmer
Chat networks, we all love em, we all use different ones, and they all use different clients/sites! Let me introduce you to Pidgin, not one of those criters who cover London pavements in their special grey paint, but a Pidgin that will be most welcome in your house. Pidgin aims to be an all in […]Read More REVIEW: Pidgin 2.5.5 – The all in one messenger?
or Microsoft/Yahoo deal, “total fiction” Another Monty Python quote to continue our news on the Microsoft/Yahoo deal which is being reported as “total fiction” the source is, as Business Day put it, “an influential US blog” The Times Newsgroup has not stated its sources. The article can be read on Business Day by clicking here […]Read More NEWS – 10 for that? you must be mad.
Or – Microsoft back on track with a deal with Yahoo? Ok, Ive got a confession. Im a real fan of Monty Python, and when I read this morning that according to the Times News Group, Microsoft has just started discussions again of a deal with Yahoo with $20 billion mentioned, I was put in […]Read More NEWS: Microsoft – 20 sheckles for Yahoo – Will they haggle?