Twitter sells tweet archive to Data Firms

Twitter has an agreement with Datasift which will mine historical Tweets as far back as January 2010.UK-based Datasift is the first company to offer the archive. DataSift offers the most powerful and sophisticated tools for extracting value from Social Data DataSift will analyze public tweets, not private ones. If you delete a tweet, it’s deleted … Continue reading “Twitter sells tweet archive to Data Firms”

Google’s Two in One Doodle for Leap year and Gioachino Rossini’s birthday

Google put a two in one doodle for leap Year and Gioachino Rossini’s birthday.The frog in the doodle “Doodle” says both Leap Day and the 220th anniversary of composer Gioachino Rossini’s birth. Google’s latest Doodle has been inspired by Rossini’s 1816 comic opera Il Barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville). There are four frogs … Continue reading “Google’s Two in One Doodle for Leap year and Gioachino Rossini’s birthday”

HTC launches Android-based smart phone ” HTC One X”

BARCELONA: HTC has launched a new Android-based smartphone, the HTC One, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The HTC One X will the the first in a new line of devices, and it will be called simply HTC One. It was unveiled by the company CEO Peter Chou. It is a 4.7-inch, quad core … Continue reading “HTC launches Android-based smart phone ” HTC One X””

Oscars 2012, 84th Academy Awards – “The Artist” wins Best Picture

The Artist has won best picture, best director for Michel Hazanavicius and best actor for Jean Dujardin at the Oscars. Best Cinematography: Robert Richardson for “Hugo.” Best Art Direction: Dante Ferretti and Francesca Lo Schiavo for “Hugo.” Best Costume Design: Mark Bridges for “The Artist.” Best Makeup: Mark Coulier and J. Roy Helland for “The … Continue reading “Oscars 2012, 84th Academy Awards – “The Artist” wins Best Picture”

Google Plan to Sell Clearwire Stake

Google plans to sell its entire stake in the wholesale mobile broadband provider “Clearwire” at a loss of nearly $453 million. Google may sell the company’s stake at $1.60 a share, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing today. Wall Street journal says “Google selling its entire 6.5% stake in Clearwire at a … Continue reading “Google Plan to Sell Clearwire Stake”