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Microsoft reduces the permanent pricing of its gaming controller Kinect. The new reduced price will be US $109.99 in the United States. In additon, there will be also a "permanently reduced price in North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific regions where Kinect is sold," Microsoft stated. Additionally, on October 4, the Kinect sensor will […]

v201208 of the DFP API released as on Tuesday, August 21, 2012, adds new types of creatives, support for optimization, rich media, and video interaction report columns, along with new options for downloading reports. A full list of improvements from this release can be found on the release notes page.Google Ads APIs now support OAuth2. […]

Starting today, in addition to targeting specific zip codes in AdWords, Google introduces "Congressional District Targeting for Google AdWords," that allows political campaigns to reach voters within a specific Congressional District. Now, "with congressional district targeting in AdWords, campaigns can quickly and easily target their search, display, mobile and video ads solely within that particular […]

Trying to remember that nicely composed tweet -- you need not anymore! Twitter is working on a project that will give you access to an archive of all of your past tweets.Twitter's CEO Dick Costolo in an interview with New York Times recently said that the company is building a tool that would let Twitter […]

Google Transparency Report launched abot two years ago, an interactive Google initiative disclosing data about government requests -- today, began showing data about the government requests to remove "blog posts" or "videos" or "hand over user information" made from July to December 2011.Google also added today, a feature update which makes it easier to see […]

French citizens heading to the polls again on Sunday for Parliamentary elections just after electing a new President in last month May. Google together with French news agency AFP (Agence France Presse) built a new site designed to give easy access to up-to-the-minute information about the election. Over 6,000 candidates are competing to win just […]

To expand its operations, Google today submitted an applications for new TLDs, which generally fall into four categories as mentioned below. "We're just beginning to explore this potential source of innovation on the web, and we are curious to see how these proposed new TLDs will fare in the existing TLD environment.""By opening up more […]

The U.S. Federal appeals court on Friday upheld the National Security Agency's decision not to release the public documents confirming or denying any relationship it has with Google concerning encryption and cybersecurity.The Electronic Privacy Information Center, invoking the Freedom of Information Act, had sought such documents following the January 2010 cyberattack on Google that targeted […]