Bye bye Paypal, hello Google Wallet

A smart, virtual wallet for in-store and online shopping – Google Wallet Google Wallet.

Google Drive. Keep everything. Share anything.

Access everywhere.Google Drive is everywhere you are—on the web, in your home, at the office and on the go. So wherever you are, your stuff is just…there. Ready to go, ready to share. Get started with 5 GB free. You can choose to upgrade to 25GB for $2.49/month, 100GB for $4.99/month or even 1TB for $49.99/month. [...]

Google Website Optimizer

Website Optimizer: Start Testing TodayWebsite Optimizer is an easy-to-use tool for testing site content that delivers actionable results. Below are just three of the many benefits that testing brings. Listen to your visitors Testing makes it easy to get direct feedback from your site visitors. Our five minute demo explains how. Increase conversions Testing makes [...]

Zero Moment Of Truth. Modern Marketing Strategy and Social Media Marketing eBook from Google. Via @iA

The Internet has changed how we decide what to buy. Today we’re all digital explorers. Marketing has evolved and modern marketing strategies have to evolve with the changing shape of shopping. A Modern Marketing Strategy – Social Media Marketing & ZMOT from Google.

Editorial: Why interoperability matters in Social Networks

Facebook is like a phone provider that gives you all you want as long as you call people using the same provider. So, for a while, you tell all your friends to join. Then, they find another, better provider, and they leave, taking you with them. This is what caused the death of MySpace by [...]

Google Inside Search introduces Voice Search and Search by Image. Wow.

Voice Search To speak your web searches instead of typing them, click on the microphone that appears on the right side of the search box. When you see a dialog bubble appear, speak your search query out loud and your results will show up just as they would if you’d typed the query. Search by [...]

Email Reputation Causes Penalties in Google Search Results?

The people on your list who are receiving your emails week after week, but don’t open them or never click on anything, are hurting your reputation. This subscription deadwood isn’t making your business any money because an inactive subscriber doesn’t engage with anything. (…) If some of your subscribers are inactive, you need to purge [...]

We’re sorry. Google Music Beta is currently only available in the United States

We’re sorry. Music Beta is currently only available in the United States

Dear Sophie – Beautiful ad. Google gets on Apple’s “it’s not technology, it’s people” steps.

a father uses the web to share memories with his daughter as she grows up. via YouTube – Google Chrome: Dear Sophie.

If Apple had no revenues, the current cash would sustain operations for over 7 years.

Current cash is worth more than Nokia, RIM and Motorola Mobility’s market caps, put together. Apple’s cash is worth half of Google’s enterprise value. via If Cash is King, Apple’s is an Emperor [Updated] | asymco.

France stupidly requires cleartext password storage. Google & Facebook sue French government. via @davewiner

Well-designed systems NEVER store passwords. via France to require cleartext password storage – Boing Boing and Net giants challenge French data law

Future of Freedom of Speech and Human Rights (and death of Facebook as we know it): Federated Social Networks

via An Introduction to the Federated Social Network | Electronic Frontier Foundation.

Google resources on Japan crisis – updated continuously for latest info, resources to victims, and ways to help

via Resources related to the 2011 Japan crisis.

Minimalist for Gmail – Chrome plugin for those tired of distracting elements in the Gmail interface. Removes as much or as little as you want. Also adds functionality if you so choose.

VISIT LINK: Minimalist for Gmail – Chrome plugin for those tired of distracting elements in the Gmail interface. Removes as much or as little as you want. Also adds functionality if you so choose.

Google Chrome extension: Facebook Disconnect

Facebook Disconnect blocks all traffic from third-party sites to Facebook servers, but still lets you access Facebook itself. VISIT LINK: Google Chrome extension: Facebook Disconnect (tags: addon chrome browser extension extensions facebook google plugin privacy …)