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The Buzz Campaign

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An interesting firefight broke out over the weekend as Google engineer DeWitt Clinton defended Google data policies in Buzz and related “open” standards. Those who remember the politics of RSS and the games companies played around its buildout would recognize a number of the names and tactics of the current...
The Buzz Campaign

Google Buzz Adds Rebuzz Feature — But Don’t Call It That, That’s Lame

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No matter the social service, a common key feature is the ability to reshare something. Facebook has “Share,” Tumblr has “Reblog,” and, of course, Twitter has “Retweet,” to name a few. The feature provides a simple way for users to do something social without having to do much themselves....
Google Buzz Adds Rebuzz Feature — But Don’t Call It That, That’s Lame

First Google Buzz iPhone App Hits The Store – It’s Buzzie!

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Buzzie, the first iPhone app aimed squarely at users of Google’s new social networking tool Google Buzz is in the iTunes App store.The app gives non-Buzz users a taste of what the service is all about by letting them tune into Buzz conversations in their local area without logging into...
First Google Buzz iPhone App Hits The Store – It’s Buzzie!
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'The Soul in the Machine': Glitch Artists Turn Tech Failures Into Commentary

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If cyber-punk were to manifest itself as a cyber-aesthetic, it might look something like Glitch Art: creations that turn the most common technological malfunctions -- hisses and buzzes and pixellations -- into something newly foreign. And, then, something newly familiar. The fractured system, rendered as expression.Our video colleagues called...
'The Soul in the Machine': Glitch Artists Turn Tech Failures Into Commentary

Square's Invisible Mobile Payment Solution: Software That Gives You Superpowers

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"A lot of people think that design is adorning something," Robert Anderson began as we sat down. As creative director at Square, Anderson does the kind of design that people aren't supposed to notice. "It's not visual." On the contrary, in the mobile world, the best design makes the software...
Square's Invisible Mobile Payment Solution: Software That Gives You Superpowers

VidaBox unveils vPlayer and vStreamer Media Extenders with slicker looks, green credentials

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Most VidaBox Media Extenders have borne a closer similarity to mini PCs than to the kind of equipment you'd stack on top of a home theater receiver. That's already been changing, but the company's new vPlayer and vStreamer are virtually invisible in the living room by comparison. Either has...
VidaBox unveils vPlayer and vStreamer Media Extenders with slicker looks, green credentials
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12 Fresh Web Tools for Getting the Most Out of Google Buzz

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Jacob Gube is the Founder/Chief Editor of Six Revisions, a popular web development and design site and the Deputy Editor of Design Instruct, a web magazine for designers. He has over seven years of experience as professional web developer and has written a book on JavaScript. Connect with him...
12 Fresh Web Tools for Getting the Most Out of Google Buzz

View Buzz Mobile from your PC - Find nearby Buzzes!

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View Buzz Mobile from your PC - Find nearby Buzzes!

Top Ten Ways To Fix Google Buzz

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Google Buzz was pushed out the door too early and force-fed to users by placing it in Gmail. The launch has been marked by both privacy and usability issues. But the team at Google behind it, led by Bradley Horowitz, is working hard to fix problems and respond to...
Top Ten Ways To Fix Google Buzz
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Modules vs. Applications

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While still drawing the differences between programmers, language practices and behaviors, I stumbled upon another major issue. Our tendency to write modules instead of applications. This is a touchy subject, I'm sure, and I hope not to offend anyone. Since the majority of Perl programmers are actually sysadmins by day...
Modules vs. Applications

How to browse Google Buzz on a map without a mobile phone

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As we argued recently, the real fun with Google Buzz is browsing all the location-based posts people have made from their mobile phones. As of yet, Google hasn’t provided an official way of browsing all that location-based social goodness from a desktop browser. However, there is a sneaky workaround you...
How to browse Google Buzz on a map without a mobile phone
Slideshow: AllThingsD Takes SXSW by Storm
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