If you see this icon in an app, you know the Send Intent is in play. It’s very useful both on the sending and receiving side of an application, and makes it considerably more versatile.
More and more jump on the e-book bandwagon. 3M has worked with libraries for a long time already. 3M launches e-book library lending service for tablets – Electronista
This article hints at an intentional low setting of the price for primarily the banks’ own gain. Was LinkedIn Scammed- – NYTimes.com
The true laptop computer? Nielsen finds 70% of tablets used while watching TV – Electronista Nielsen- 51% of iPad use is in bed or in front of the TV – Apple 2.0 – Fortune Tech “The next favorite place was in bed, at 57 percent of people and 21 percent of their time.”
Social Media Explained [PIC] The joke aside, it’s interesting to see what services are considered to dominate. Where did Quora come from? Consider that Yahoo! Answers existed well before it. Where did Gowalla and Brightkite (now acquired by Limbo) go? They were around before Foursquare. Google closed down Google Videos recently. Probably because no one Read more about Pissing contest, Web style[…]
Predictions: Facebook will IPO during 2011, partly as a consequence of the (so far) successful LinkedIn IPO. They will do so pushed by investors and founders alike. (very likely) So will Groupon and Zynga. (very likely) Foursquare and Twitter will too, but they don’t have revenue to motivate a high valuation, so the stock could Read more about Will there be an IPO ripple effect in Web 2.0/Social?[…]
Twitter is now trying out how to best present ads on the Web site. Twitter Experimenting With New Text Ads In this case in a quite stealthy way (no indication it’s about ads). Like Facebook, Twitter is yet to show ads in its official client, but that will surely come for both. Supposedly third-party ads Read more about Twitter and revenue[…]
Primarily literature so far, and the current Kindle is clearly optimzied for that. Kindle books officially take over print sales at Amazon, pulp starts making retirement plans — When e-readers are also full-capable tablets there’s no stopping fully colored and even interactive books, using videos as well as extensive hyperlinking. What if your study books Read more about E-books take over, even more[…]
Uploader now shows up in the share/send lists of other applications, making it even easier to post multimedia and long messages. If text is shared, it shows up in the message field, so you can write a separate status about what is being posted.
The only comment I have is that it at least has to have NFC, as it doesn’t add cost, and NFC is already looooooooong overdue. Next iPhone To Have 4G, NFC- Think Again, Say Analysts 4G could wait though, considering the 3G/Wi-Fi combo handles the communication needs rather well.