Groupon Dominates LivingSocial In Market Share, But Now Amazon’s In The Equation

Supreme Court – Gov’t Employees Texts Are Not Private

Yahoo Unenthused About Google, DoubleClick
Color us with the ‘unsurprised’ crayon, neither Yahoo nor global advertising power WPP want to see Google walk away with the queen of the ad network homecoming ball.

Social Sites & Age Verification
There’s a constant drumbeat of pressure on social networking sites like MySpace to implement measures to reduce the possibility of children being targeted by those who might do them harm. Recently, news broke that thousands of registered sex offenders apparently had MySpace profiles.

Girls Dominate The Social Networking World
The growth in membership and usage of social networking sites has been driven by teens, and older teenage girls figure prominently in driving their rise.

Laportes Podcast Agenda: Dont Screw It Up
It’s only fitting that Leo Laporte should open this year’s Podcast and Portable Media Expo with the first keynote – he’s some sort of god among this crowd – the phrase “star-struck” was a steady drumbeat in the pact, and hushed, ballroom.

Pulver-izing the Keynote at VON
Jeff Pulver assured the VON crowd during his keynote address that they were witnesses to the next great disruption. Video on the Net will change what we do, how we do it, and the drumbeat of the “digital popcorn,” as he called it, will one day attract the tapping foot of the FCC – just like TV.

Hail And Farewell, Print Media
Old Media is in its final throes, as a New Media carillon tolls dismally in the distance, and the potential mourners are too busy with their mobiles to care about the inescapable grip of entropy upon the dying body politic of the newspaper industry.

Read the Freakin’ Blogosphere
Change or die. We hear the phrase all the time. In fact we hear the expression so often that it’s become a drumbeat cliche. Still the change or die mantra is the anthem of the Internet age, like it or not.

Digg Could Revolutionize Search Relevance
Users of know how effective the process for promoting stories by votes or “diggs” has become; imagine if Digg was the way to get into a new search index with a Google-like algorithm to deliver results from it.

Why Web Managers are Leaders
The Web requires leadership if it is to achieve its full potential. That leadership will rarely be given by senior management. So that means it’s up to you.

Korean Air Orders 20 Dreamliners
The Boeing Company and Korean Air Lines announced an order for up to 20 Boeing 787 Dreamliners in a deal worth approximately $2.6 billion at list prices.

7 Tips to Get More Mileage Out of Your Online or Offline Publicity
You worked hard to get a story on your business in a popular website or your local paper. Don’t let your efforts ends there — here are seven tips to help you maximize your online and offline publicity: 1) Reprint, Reprint, Reprint! A favorable article on your company or products is marketing gold – it implies that the publication or website has given its endorsement. The best part is that you can enjoy the benefits of this “third party endorsement” long after the article has appeared.