Many of the earliest website designs to populate the web are nothing more than distant and irretrievable memories. While sites like the The Internet Archive Wayback Machine provide a great way to take a stroll back through Internet time, their index only goes back so far. Show More Summary
Cleveland quarterback Johnny Manziel apologized to the Browns organization and their fans on Friday, saying in a statement posted on the team’s Web site that he took “full responsibility” for his actions. “I owe private apologies to a lot of people that I disappointed but a very public one to the Browns organization and the […]
If the shift to Internet TV can be said to represent something of a modern-day Gold Rush, the wave of prospectors scrambling to strike it rich includes companies like Crackle, Sony Picture Television’s Web TV site that made its first standalone pitch to advertisers this week. Show More Summary
Thursday afternoon, Gawker readers were presented with some startling news: The popular Web site's mostly 20-something staff is planning to join the Writers Guild of America. The post, entitled "Why we've decided to organize," came after a meeting of about 30 writers that convinced de facto leader Hamilton Nolan there was no way the decision could […]
People tend to use the Web site GoFundMe to set up fundraising campaigns for deeply personal causes—to treat a lame pet, for example, or to cover a niece’s medical bills. Recently, an unusual request turned up on the site. Aktarer Zaman,...Show More Summary
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review. A Project to Turn Corpses into CompostA low-tech possibility for making burial more sustainable. —Brian Bergstein, deputy editor
Google today updated its Chrome browser for the iOS platform. Three gestures are the chief new feature. According to Google, users can now pull straight down to reload any web site, pull down and to the left to open a new tab, and pull down and right to close a tab. Show More Summary
Kim Kardashian was censored by an Israeli Web site in a decision that highlights ultra-Orthodox Jewish religious practices. Although photos of the reality TV personality are highly valued in the United States and many other countries, both Kim’s name and image were edited out, reported Celebuzz. Show More Summary
Chrome 43 beta is out.
Helloooo? Congress? Do you hear us? Nah, didn’t think so.Our letters, our e-mails, our goofy Web sites, posterboards and public declarations fall on deaf, security-blanketed ears.So we take to the sky, gyrocoptering in the missives hoping that this time, they won’t be opened only by overdressed interns who’ll put them in a stack. Show More Summary
For those of you trying to get to my website, www.MichaelChesleyJohnson.com, my web host is temporarily offline due to a problem with its network provider. In the meantime, you can go to my mirror site: http://mchesleyjohnson.com/ I'll post a note here when the full site is up and running again. --- Michael Chesley Johnson, PSA MPAC PSNM www.MichaelChesleyJohnson.com
Are you experiencing a considerable dip in your traffic and search engine rankings? You probably know that you’re not the only one dealing with this problem. With the way Google has been tweaking its algorithm, bloggers and web siteShow More Summary
Meerkat is preparing to launch on the Android platform and hopes people will be willing to test a beta version of the app before its general release. The company posted a sign-up web site so those interested can register for the beta. Show More Summary
A data protection company conducted an experiment in which it placed sensitive personal data on dark web sites to see how quickly cybercriminals would pass it around. The answer: very quickly.
RebelMouse, a content management system designed to enable startups, media sites and brands to expand their online presence across social media, is in growth mode. The company has raised $6 million from previous investors Softbank Capital and Oak Investment Partners, with Buddy Media’s Mike Lazerow participating. Show More Summary
So you know that you need some marketing, right? Web sites, business cards, maybe a TV commercial or a radio jingle. That much is clear. What isn't so clear is how much you should spend on marketing. You want to spend enough that you get a quality product, but you're......
Skype for Mac is today receiving a small but nifty upgrade to its chat interface. With version 7.7 of the software, shared links will now show a visual summary of the content. Web Page links now display a preview of the site, with embedded images and animated GIFs in the chat window. Show More Summary
The most effective way to learn a foreign language is to immerse yourself as much as possible in it. Readlang is a webapp and Chrome extension that helps you learn by translating web sites and creating flashcards and word lists for you. Read more...
Trans bodybuilder and activist Aydian Dowling is in the lead in a Men’s Health competition to find “The Ultimate Guy” to put on their cover. Thoughts, in no particular order: HUBBA HUBBA YAY! The Men’s Health competition web site defines the “Ultimate Guy” as someone who’s “fit and fearless, a doer who gives back and […]