momentum

momentum

Flurry: China Is Fastest Growing Market For iOS & Android Devices, Chile Comes In 2nd

techcrunch.com
It’s no secret that mobile analytics firm Flurry gets a kick out of tracking apps and mobile device adoption trends, and today it released some new data on iOS and Android device adoption around the globe. The United States still leads in the number of active iOS and Android devices...
Flurry: China Is Fastest Growing Market For iOS & Android Devices, Chile Comes In 2nd

Google, Microsoft Search Queries Grow In January While Yahoo Continues To Slide

techcrunch.com
comScore has released its ‘explicit’ U.S. search data for January of this year and while Google and Microsoft Bring’s search share continues to grow, Yahoo’s share dropped both year over year and month over month. This comes after Bing overtook Yahoo in terms of search queries for the first time...
Google, Microsoft Search Queries Grow In January While Yahoo Continues To Slide

Citing “Short-Term Difficulties”, HTC Forecasts Weak Q1, Significant Revenue Drop

techcrunch.com
Smartphones and tablets maker HTC this morning said it foresees a huge drop in revenue (PDF) in the first quarter, citing “short-term difficulties” as it gears up to – reportedly – launch four new phone models at the Mobile World Congress later this month. The Taiwanese company sees revenue dropping...
Citing “Short-Term Difficulties”, HTC Forecasts Weak Q1, Significant Revenue Drop

Windows Phone Marketplace hits 100,000 applications, 313 new apps added daily

thenextweb.com
All About Windows Phone, a news and review site that is – you guessed it – all about Windows Phone claims the Marketplace has surpassed 100,000 applications for the platform, according to data from its own tracking system. Every Windows Phone app has a unique ‘App ID’ number, the...
Windows Phone Marketplace hits 100,000 applications, 313 new apps added daily

The Paid Search Uncertainty Principle

searchengineland.com
In 1927, Werner von Heisenberg documented what he referred to as an “Uncertainty Principle” governing quantum mechanics. The Uncertainty Principle holds that an observation cannot precisely reveal both the position of a particle at a point in time and its momentum. The more the... Please visit Search Engine Land for...
The Paid Search Uncertainty Principle
The iPhone is coming! Here are all the rumors to date

Nokia lowers Q1 2012 outlook despite ‘early momentum with Lumia’

thenextweb.com
Finnish mobile phone maker Nokia this morning announced that it has lowered its first-quarter 2012 outlook for the key Devices & Services unit. Press release is below, we’re digging through it and updating this post. Difficult financial performance reflects company in transition Positive early momentum in Lumia smartphone strategy Nokia...
Nokia lowers Q1 2012 outlook despite ‘early momentum with Lumia’

PeerIndex Picks Up $3 Million To Win Friends And Influence People (And Beat Klout)

techcrunch.com
Whether you subscribe to the idea of social influence or not, services that mark — or try to mark — it are continuing to pick up momentum, and the latest example of that is PeerIndex, the UK-based social influence marketing platform, picking up a $3 million round of funding from...
PeerIndex Picks Up $3 Million To Win Friends And Influence People (And Beat Klout)

Google's Eric Schmidt focused on growing Android's share, admits it won't be 'perfectly controlled'

www.engadget.com
During a wide-ranging Bloomberg interview with Google Chairman Eric Schmidt, the executive focused for a bit on the current status of Android, while also making a few interesting comments about its future. "This is a huge platform change; this is of the scale of 20 years ago -- Microsoft...
Google's Eric Schmidt focused on growing Android's share, admits it won't be 'perfectly controlled'

Night Of The Living Social Network: Friends Reunited Relaunches Tomorrow As A Digital Scrapbook

techcrunch.com
Friends Reunited — which once laid claim to being the UK’s first social network before falling far behind the pull of Facebook — is relaunching this week as a “digital scrapbook” where users can collect their own pictures along with copyrighted photos, through a series of deals with image libraries....
Night Of The Living Social Network: Friends Reunited Relaunches Tomorrow As A Digital Scrapbook

From 0 To $1 Billion In Two Years: Instagram’s Rose-Tinted Ride To Glory

techcrunch.com
Even now, it’s still shocking how the remarkably low distribution costs of the web can change a founder’s fate overnight. Many startups are duds, and most grow at a clip that’s just not fast enough to justify an interesting valuation. But once in awhile, a company comes along and just...
From 0 To $1 Billion In Two Years: Instagram’s Rose-Tinted Ride To Glory
Android growth to end in 2012 as Microsoft begins to steal Google and Apple’s thunder

Instagram Beats Twitter in Daily Mobile Users for the First Time, Data Says

allthingsd.com
Of the 110 million current smartphone owners in the United States, users visited Instagram from their smartphones on a daily basis more frequently than they visited Twitter during the month of August, AllThingsDigital has learned, marking the first time that the massively popular photo sharing service has passed Twitter in...
Instagram Beats Twitter in Daily Mobile Users for the First Time, Data Says

The Value of Making Reading Hard

www.theatlantic.com
Maybe cognitive friction in our reading experiences -- be it in typeface choice or annotation mechanism -- is a good thing. One of the really tough questions to answer in relation to any technology is: When do you make something easy and when do you make it hard? This problem...
The Value of Making Reading Hard

850,000 Android Devices Are Activated Each Day (GOOG)

www.businessinsider.com
Android has crossed 850,000 device activations per day, according to a tweet from Google boss Andy Rubin. This is up from the 700,000 daily activations reported in December, and a Google blog post indicates that there have been over 300 million activations to date (Apple most recently indicated that it's...
850,000 Android Devices Are Activated Each Day (GOOG)

Google gets into online learning with open-source Course Builder software

gigaom.com
Considering that Google’s Director of Research Peter Norvig and Google X founder Sebastian Thrun co-taught one of the massive online Stanford classes that helped give momentum to the recent surge in online learning, it’s probably not surprising that the search giant itself is now staking out a spot in education’s latest...
Google gets into online learning with open-source Course Builder software

Android crosses 850,000 activations per day, Andy Rubin says

www.insidemobileapps.com
The Android platform is now seeing more than 850,000 device activations per day, up from the 700,000 figured shared back in January, according to Andy Rubin, who oversees the OS at Google. The figures suggest that Android may be gaining some momentum again, after Apple saw a blowout $46.3...
Android crosses 850,000 activations per day, Andy Rubin says

Samsung sends out event invites to “come and meet the next Galaxy” on May 3 in London. Galaxy S III incoming?

thenextweb.com
Samsung could be just weeks away from unveiling its next flagship Android smartphone — the Galaxy S III — on May 3 after the company began sending invites with the tagline “come and meet the next Galaxy” for an event that will be held in London at the start of...
Samsung sends out event invites to “come and meet the next Galaxy” on May 3 in London. Galaxy S III incoming?

New Moo offer lets businesses create cards from Facebook Pages

thenextweb.com
Innovative card printing firm Moo.com has extended its Facebook-based card making initiative to businesses, with a new offer that allows companies to design cards using their Facebook Pages for free. Under the offer, businesses, such as restaurants, can create cards using details from their Facebook Page — including images and other details...
New Moo offer lets businesses create cards from Facebook Pages
Samsung Galaxy S III sales surpass 20 million
Samsung Sells 20M+ Galaxy S IIIs In 100 Days: A Benchmark Or A Red Herring For Apple, Nokia, Amazon?

Maybe Mark Zuckerberg Doesn't Like Money Enough To Run A $100 Billion Company

www.businessinsider.com
There is a nagging concern for potential Facebook shareholders: the guy running the company doesn't care that much about making money. Mark Zuckerberg has done an incredible job building Facebook into a product that 900 million people use every month and 500 million people use every day. Because of that...
Maybe Mark Zuckerberg Doesn't Like Money Enough To Run A $100 Billion Company
Google launches the “power of the internet” campaign

A new way to make six figures on the Web: teaching

gigaom.com
Miguel Hernandez, the founder of a company specializing in explanatory videos for startups, said he spent about three hours a day for three weeks making an online video course explaining his craft. But, last year, that one video series earned him nearly six figures on the online course platform Udemy....
A new way to make six figures on the Web: teaching

Instagram scores 5M downloads in six days on Android

news.cnet.com
Facebook is getting a photo app that is riding high on some serious momentum. [Read more]...
Instagram scores 5M downloads in six days on Android

There Is A Huge Threat To Apple And Google That You've Never Heard Of (AAPL, GOOG)

www.businessinsider.com
There are two major trends that will dictate the future of the tech industry. By the end of this decade, more people will be using the Internet through a mobile device than through their desktop. The Internet is becoming Chinese. Already, there are more Internet users in China than there...
There Is A Huge Threat To Apple And Google That You've Never Heard Of (AAPL, GOOG)
Veteran PaaS player Engine Yard claims big momentum

MegaUpload scoreboard: Momentum is with Kim DotCom

news.cnet.com
The MegaUpload founder could become an Internet version of Maximus, the cinematic gladiator who won the crowd and defied an empire. [Read more]...
MegaUpload scoreboard: Momentum is with Kim DotCom
Outlook.com reels in over 1 million users mere hours after launch

Reeling ACTA treaty rejected by three European Parliament committees

arstechnica.com
Momentum against Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement continued to build on Thursday as three different committees of the European Parliament voted not to recommend adoption of the treaty. A final vote by the full European Parliament is scheduled for July. The EU-wide votes followed on the heels of a Wednesday vote in...
Reeling ACTA treaty rejected by three European Parliament committees
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?