New version of the Google Prediction API released.

Published: April 22, 2011

Yesterday Google released a new version of the Prediction API. (v1.2) – an update to their product released in May last year.  Its an easy way to access high level algorithms developed internally at Google to predict outcomes by feeding in data, and uses machine learning heavily to provide meaningful data. Google provide pattern-matching and …

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Present.me – Putting the Person back into Presentation

Published: April 21, 2011

Flat powerpoint presentations on the web is that typically, they doesn’t really portray what the author intended fully. That’s where Present.me comes in.

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Greplin – search social profiles online

Published: April 21, 2011

Greplin adds additional searching power to your social profiles across the web, proving an easier, simpler way to find your lost links and shares

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Facebook Studio launches showcasing social marketing campaigns

Published: April 19, 2011

Facebook have just launched a new dedicated microsite which showcases some of the popular marketing campaigns which exist inside Facebook platform.

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OnSwipe – simpler, sexier tablet publishing

Published: April 18, 2011

URL: http://onswipe.com/ I’ve spoken before on my thoughts about native apps verses web apps. Serial entrepreneur Jason Baptiste shares this vision with his recently launched application ‘OnSwipe‘, using the best in web technologies to create a fluid, better designed, more intuitive experience on tablet devices – without the fuss, and without the associated cost of native applications. The …

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What bloggers want from your startup website.

Published: April 18, 2011

As bloggers, we are often faced with finding as much information about services and products as we can to create a perfect post. I do my fair share of review posts, but it never fails to amaze me when companies and startups miss the subtle details in their marketing efforts to deliver the information bloggers need to write about them there and then.

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Goodsie – DIY hosted e-commerce done right

Published: April 13, 2011

Goodsie allows anyone to create a simplified, bespoke e-commerce solution that allows anyone to sell physical or digital goods. Frustrated by some of the complexities of other hosted e-commerce platforms out there, Goodsie aims to bring things back to basics, with a clear and simple approach to e-commerce.

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6 apps that are killing the business card.

Published: April 12, 2011

The humble business card. Revered by designers, lusted after by business people. Are they just a bit old fashioned now? Or will we still be swapping contact information on cardboard for years to come? This collection of some of the web’s coolest identity based startups are sure looking to change all that, with centrally, easily …

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Screenr – one click screencast tool for the web.

Published: April 10, 2011

Screenr is a cross platform, cross browser screen casting web application, which makes it perfect for user training and showcasing product demos.

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Why photographers should be using Panoramio.

Published: April 9, 2011

Google’s Panoramio is a often forgotten acquisition by the search giant -they don’t exactly push hard at the marketing of it. I’m predicting that over time it will play a much bigger role along with Picasa as an element in their social strategy going forward. For now though, Panoramio offers photographers, and those of us …

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