A survey conducted by the company IMS Research states that the web of the population is expected to reach impressive 5 billion connected devices “at any time” this month, in a sum that includes desktops and laptops, smartphones, tablets, servers, refrigerators, toasters and anything else with Wi-Fi , 3G, Ethernet or dial up that has been invented there.
Ah, these subsidiaries of multinational… From time to time have a country office in developing publishing ahead of time sensitive information to our satisfaction. This time it was the Microsoft Russia apparently released before the time a screen shot that shows how will be the next Internet Explorer interface.
Users of Twitter were caught by surprise this afternoon when the message # C18H21NO3 was published in their profiles of social network without your permission. The message seems to be related to some increase scheme followers, as many of the users who posted this tag appear to have artificially increased their number of followers and Following the service. Continue reading
In Brazil we have a very old tradition of promoting science fairs, in which students to design and then submit new scientific inventions. In the United States and Europe – to my knowledge – that sort of thing is more common. And it may be the world’s most valued if students come to head a new project headed by Google.
Despite the delays in the development of Firefox 4, which was scheduled to come out in November last year, Mozilla ensures that February does not pass. Or at least so says the platform engineering company director Damon Sicore. In an email sent to the list of the company’s development of discussion, the director said “work hard on Firefox 4 and it’s time to release it.” Continue reading
Speaking of Facebook, it seems that the largest social network in the world finally will target that addictive game that features Cranky birds terrorizing the lives of defenseless green piggies. Yes, it seems, Angry Birds will make its debut on Facebook shortly. Continue reading
The YouTube announced on Thursday it will start hiring in the world. You know, keep the site more accessible videos of the planet gives a huge hassle, so from time to time we need to increase the team behind all this success. According to the website, the number of employees should increase by 30%, including hiring here in Brazil.
A post on the official blog Twitter today confirmed what sources CNN said earlier this week: the maker of TweetDeck was purchased by Twitter. A post on TweetDeck blog also confirms the business, but none of the companies cite the amounts involved although it is estimated between 40 and 60 million dollars. Continue reading
The Court of Rio de Janeiro (TJ-RJ) condemned Google’s Brazil to pay compensation in the amount of R $ 30,000 for a user Orkut who had their account hacked. The profile Viviane Thebes was hacked and modified in 2005. She says she tried to contact Google for the company to withdraw the air page, but got no response.
The Twitter today announced a new feature that meets in full the demand for Internet companies. Just like Facebook offers the button enjoy certain pages and people now Twitter will allow users to follow new arrobas with just one click (or nearly so, since it is necessary to confirm the addition in a pop-up ). According to the company, it is a new way to discover and follow accounts of the sites that users access daily. Continue reading