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Twitter #music Service Arrives on Web and as an iPhone App

Twitter #music uses Twitter activity, including Tweets and engagement, to detect and surface the most popular tracks and emerging artists — launches on web and as iPhone app.

Google’s Hybrid Approach to Research, Publishes Online Copyright Ingringement Report

Google started as a research project–and research has remained a core part of the companies culture till date. Peter Norvig, Director of Research, Slav Petrov, Senior Research Scientist and Alfred Spector, vp of research and special initiatives, recenlty published a paper, “Google’s Hybrid Approach to Research” to shed more light on Google’s approach to research. …

Google Over IPv6 Now Available; Buys Quickoffice; New Nav Bar Rolling out to Domains on June 11th; YouTube Signs New Publishing Deals

Quickoffice, a leader in office productivity solutions is now part of Google. The search company today, announced the acquisition.

“Today, consumers, businesses and schools use Google Apps to get stuff done from anywhere, with anyone and on any device. Quickoffice has an established track record of enabling seamless interoperability with popular file formats, …

How to Play Bob Moog Synthesizer 78th Birthday Google Doodle

Today, May 23, is the 78th birthday of Robert ‘Bob’ Moog, an American electronic music pioneer as well inventor of Moog synthesiser.

“Synthesizer” refers to the synthesis embedded in Moog’s instruments: a network of electronic components working together to create a whole greater than the sum of the parts.

Google has …

Bing is for Doing with Ian Somerhalder and Kat Graham; New Bing Rewards Sweepstakes; Winners of Nokia Lumia 900 & Xbox 360 Announced

Microsoft has launched two new sweepstakes for Bing Rewards members, which will end May 31, 2012. The prizes include:

SSENSE Launches World’s First Interactive Shoppable Music Video

SSENSE Worlds first interactive shoppable music videoSSENSE Worlds first interactive shoppable music video

SSENSE from Montreal recently released “world’s first interactive shoppable music video.” The SSENSE video is pretty cool, albeit a little distracting but clearly this is where things are heading.

“It reminded me of one of the scenarios in the Microsoft Home here on our Redmond campus. In that scenario, …

Jasmine Villegas and IE9 Invite Fans to be Part of the New Interactive HTML5 Music Video Experience

Jasmine Villegas, a recording artist partnered with Internet Explorer and the interactive storytellers at Digital Kitchen inviting her fans to be part of new interactive music video experience that tailors the experience to each viewer, giving everyone the opportunity to influence the outcome of the storyline, see their own Facebook photos throughout the …

Improved Related Search Links, Concerts in Google Search Results Launches

Google related search links update today now making it more visual to help find perfect image or exactly what is you’re looking for or explore your topic visually. “Related search links have been around for awhile–they’re the row of blue links running across the top of your image search results.”

“For example, when …

Valentine’s Day 2012 Google Posts Video Doodle Using Tony Bennett’s Song

Happy Valentines Day 2012b– Google just posted a doodle on this Valentines day, which actually is a video composed by Tony Bennett’s song “Cold, Cold Heart” to tell the story of a boy who tries to find a gift for the girl he loves, but fails to impress her.

The doodle is available …

Bing is for Doing: Next Highlighting Theophilus London’s Story; Launches Bing Maps Powered Microsoft Single View Platform

Bing is for Doing highlighting Theophilus London's storiesBing is for Doing highlighting Theophilus London's storiesTheophilus London and Bing in collaboration unveiling the next phase of the “Bing is for Doing” campaign, where Bing will be highlighting stories of musicians over the coming weeks – first up is Theophilus and how he is creating and inspiring.

In this video, which’ll “appear in different lengths online and …

Google Playbook: Tips for tackling the Super Bowl with Google – Madonna’s “Give Me All Your Luvin” Premiere on YouTube

As the New York Giants and New England Patriots prepare for kickoff, a new full list of the Game Day called “Google playbook” created by the search company to make the most of the Super Bowl with Google–wherever you’re watching.

Just visit this page on Inside Search created with tips on …

YouTube Announces Improvements to Subscriber Counts Accuracy – Music Publishers and Songwriters Signup Ends January 16

YouTubeYouTubeYouTube, announced the updates coming to the accuracy of subscriber countsy. “we are enhancing our efforts to ensure that all subscriber counts are as accurate as possible,” Google announced.

“Subscriber counts are a reflection of a creator’s level of engagement with viewers, and a serious source of pride in the community. …

RIAA’s Report Card Grade Google’s Anti-Piracy Policies ‘Incomplete’

RIAA's Report Card Scolds on Google's Anti-Piracy PoliciesRIAA's Report Card Scolds on Google's Anti-Piracy PoliciesOn December 19, Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) published a Report Card on Google’s Anti-Piracy Policies.

In the report card and comprehensive evaluation of each of the specific commitments that Google made approximately a year ago, in their new copyright piracy policies and the steps the company committed to undertake, …

Rebecca Black, Jennifer Lopez, Zach Wahls Tops YouTube Rewind 2011: The Year in Review

YouTube Rewind 2011YouTube Rewind 2011YouTube team just released “2011: The Year in Review” timeline of th 2011 year’s most popular videos and events and to see what the world watched in 2011.

In total, there were “more than 1,000,000,000,000 (one trillion) playbacks on YouTube this year (yep, count ’em, 12 zeroes). That’s about 140 views …

Googlers St. Nick’s Holiday Search Tips Rap Music Video

Santa's Google Search Tips RapSanta's Google Search Tips RapGooglers created a Santa’s search tip rap music video to help you, and Saint Nick, navigate the holidays.

“Hopefully, these tricks will help make your holiday season easier. And if you found our video as helpful as Santa did, feel free to share it with a loved one. Remember, re-gifting is …