Google Nexus Tablet

Posted by on Aug 21, 2012 in Technology | No Comments

I just got one of these in my hot little hands. After my first few hours with it, well I couldn’t be happier. Detailed review to follow, but for $249 it is one heck of a machine.

Building With LEGOs in Google Chrome

Posted by on Jul 12, 2012 in Legos, Video | No Comments

Want to play with some LEGOs but all you have is a computer and Google Chrome. Well no worries, cause you now have Build With Chrome. I hate to think how much time I am going to waste tinkering with this darn thing.

Zeitgeist 2011: Year In Review

Posted by on Dec 15, 2011 in Geek, Stuff | No Comments

Much more fun, useful, and just “neat” info about Google’s 2011 Zeitgeist.

Eric Schmidt & Roger Ailes Features

Posted by on Jan 22, 2011 in News | No Comments

The New Yorker has a long article on the departure of Google CEO Eric Schmidt and Esquire has the best profile I’ve read to date on Fox News head Roger Alies. Both well work the time to read. Update: Following up on the link above about Schmidt leaving his CEO position at Google, this little […]

Facebook Most Visited Website of the Year

Posted by on Dec 31, 2010 in Social Media | No Comments

Interesting end of year stats from Hitwise: More interesting though is Facebook’s ascension to number one on Hitwise’s list of most-visited websites. The social network accounted for 8.93% of all U.S. visits in 2010 (January-November), beating Google (Google) (7.19%), Yahoo Mail (3.52%), Yahoo (3.30%) and YouTube (2.65%). However, Facebook didn’t beat the traffic garnered by […]

Google Docs Demo Slam

Posted by on Dec 26, 2010 in Video | No Comments

Google created this promotional video which features a 450-page Docs presentation that when played really fast creates a pretty awesome animation.

This Is Kind Of Disheartening

Posted by on Sep 8, 2010 in Quotes | No Comments

We can suggest what you should do next, what you care about. Imagine: We know where you are, we know what you like. Eric Schmidt, CEO, Google

Why Are We Still Fighting About Net Neutrality?

Posted by on Aug 4, 2010 in Government, Technology | No Comments

Via a Businessweek article: Google Inc., AT&T Inc., and Verizon Communications Inc. executives are meeting behind closed doors with U.S. officials in talks that critics say reduce the public’s voice in keeping the Internet open. The companies sought a compromise, in a rare Saturday session last weekend at the Federal Communications Commission, on rules proposed […]

Facebook Most Popular Online Destination

Posted by on May 27, 2010 in Culture, Media | No Comments

These are just staggering numbers. According to Google’s AdPlanner stats, Facebook is the number one most-visited destination on the web. Weighing in at an unfathomably heavy 570 billion page views and 540 million users, the ubiquitous social network outranks every other non-Google site, taking more than 35% of all web traffic measured.