Google Buzz Launched

A couple of days ago, google announced buzz – a new service which is hard to describe. Think twitter, facebook, gmail, wave and alerts. photo credit: leeleblanc In buzz, you have followers and you can follow people’s updates which can come in the form of status updates or pulled in from feeds like flickr, picasa, …

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real time google search

It’s taken a while, but Google have finally integrated ‘real time’ to their search results. At the minute, it appears to be extremely popular terms that return have real time results. ‘Tiger woods’, ‘x factor’ etc… basically hot news items. I’m not sure if google plan on having real time results on the frontpage for …

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google trying to speed up the web

Today, google have announced a new public DNS set up that they reckon will help speed up the web. If you don’t have a clue what DNS is then don’t go messing around with your network settings – it’ll only end in tears. DNS stands for domain name system, and basically it connects words to …

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muppets mania

Thanks largely to Google, the Muppets are back with force (online). The video below has gotten almost 5m view in 3 days, with an average rating of 5 stars (from 29,000 votes cast). Although it’s their 40 year anniversary, they could well go on to become more popular than ever before if that video is …

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