Category Archives: Mashup


Microsoft has launched a new website dubbed "Excel Mashup," which allows you to create rich and interactive data mashups."Get started developing with Microsoft Excel Web App on SkyDrive using JavaScript in 3 quick steps: Upload your workbook on SkyDrive and make them into cool web applications to embed it on your website," revealed is […]

Microsof Research's "Augmented Projectors", in essence it seems to combine the results of other experimental projects - Kinect-based environment modelling, projection-based gesture interaction and spatial-aware projections into one super project.At the center of this project is a handheld projector which provides a small window for the user into a digitally augmented environment around them. Used […]

Google has announced the launch of a Kenyan version of YouTube to give Kenyans an easy way to discover local content and content producers. "This means that when users visit the Kenyan domain, they will immediately see the most popular videos in Kenya and local content that matches their interests," said Farzana Khubchandani, Country Marketing […]

Google just releasd the raw data behind Government Requests tool in CSV and various other machine-readable formats on the Transparency Report site."Interested developers and researchers can take this data and revisualize it in different ways, or mash it up with information from other organizations to test and draw up new hypotheses about government behaviors online," […]

Broadcasters are eager to provide new ways to drive viewer engagement. Twitter provides a forum for real-time context and commentary that turns watchers into participants. Twitter's media team has worked with broadcasters on a new interactive experience. The video below showcases some of the on-air best practices broadcasters have embraced:"Last week, Twitter enjoyed its widest […]

Soundtrckr, a BizSpark One startup, mashes Internet radio with social networking and location-awareness to help users create a soundtrack for their lives.Soundtrckr blends Internet radio with social networking and location-awareness. With it, people can play music they enjoy, find people nearby who are playing other types of music, and listen to their choices. Plus, they […]

This year, high school senior Michael Bateman created a video about his teacher's class about "how a history class at Hartford High School is changing the way a classroom is run and students learn. "In it, he and others explain why their project is so valuable in relation to typical high school classroom coursework."[tags]hartford vermont,school,classroom[/tags]