13 Things that could be on Google’s next hit list

Ever since I learned that Google is shutting down reader, I’ve started asking the question, “what’s next?” I’m not going to say that I have any sort of inside knowledge or expertise in this area, this is just my wild speculation. I won’t even say that any of this will happen in the near future, … [Read more…]

Google shuts down Google reader, making my prediction come true.

Today we learned that Google will kill Reader on 7/1, (link to their announcement.) To be honest, I’m shocked but not surprised. I’ve used Google reader almost every day for the past 5 years. I still like RSS, because it’s an easy way to catch up on things, without missing them. Twitter is too ephemeral, … [Read more…]

Finally! We have domains!

I decided that today would be the day I registered lifes-adventures.me and webgurl.me! I used Hover as my domain registrar, for various reasons, the main one being that they didn’t support SOPA and PIPA, and acording to their tweets, they don’t support CISPA either. Not only that, the interface is definitely easier to work with … [Read more…]

Interesting stuff.

So yesterday, google launched something called speak 2 tweet, (http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2011/01/some-weekend-work-that-will-hopefully.html Google explains it well, but the idea, obviously, is to call a number, leave a message, and it gets sent as a tweet. This has been done before, but the idea is that since in Egypt right now there isn’t really any internet, they can … [Read more…]

Google instant is fun!

So, google just launched their new thing, instant search. I was watching the event being streamed live on youtube, (Ok I think that’s my new favorite thing live streams on youtube !) I was just playing with google instant and it’s actually fun to play with, lol! I typed in instant c and it came up … [Read more…]