How Google (and JK Wedding vid) sent Chris Brown up the charts
It's not been a good few months for Chris Brown, what with that domestic abuse case involving former partner Rihanna. However, he's still riding high in the digital music charts this week.
July 31, 2009
Google Wave to roll out in late September
We've said it before: if you're a music marketer, you should probably be looking into Google Wave right now.
July 22, 2009
Google hits back at YouTube myths
Google has taken the unusual step of publishing a blog post hitting back at what it says are "the top five myths about YouTube", including accusations that it's just about UGC videos, and that the quality is poor-quality...
July 21, 2009
Google says mobile browser apps will dominate in coming years
There's a lot of buzz around downloadable mobile applications at the moment, fuelled by the success of Apple's App Store.
July 20, 2009
Google turning Chrome into OS for netbooks
Google has announced that it's using its Chrome web browser as the basis for a new operating system for netbooks - cheap, lightweight laptops used mainly for surfing the web and communications.
July 8, 2009
Bing takes market share from Google; adds tweets
It's been a successful start for Microsoft's new Bing search engine - web metrics firm StatCounter claims Microsoft's share of the search market rose by 0.5 percentage points in June to 8.23%, while Google's fell 0.59 percentage...
July 2, 2009
YouTube co-founder leaves (but remains at Google)
Steve Chen has announced that he's leaving YouTube, which he co-founded and was chief technology officer of until last year.
July 1, 2009
What is Google’s REAL strategy with YouTube?
The Register has an interesting article by Telco 2.0, looking at what Google's strategy might be with YouTube.
June 29, 2009
Google expanding AdSense for mobile apps tests
Google is ramping up its AdSense for mobile apps program, opening up its private beta for more developers to take part.
June 25, 2009
iPhone 3GS boosts mobile YouTube uploads by 400%
Google has announced that uploads from mobile phones to YouTube have increased by 400% since last Friday, when Apple's new iPhone 3GS went on sale.
June 25, 2009
More Android phones on the way
It's taken a while, but Google's Android mobile platform is finally getting up a head of steam, with new handset announcements.
June 23, 2009