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Google Logo celebrates John Lennon in Video

Google celebrated John Lennon’s 70th birthday
adding a beautiful memorial video in place of their logo.

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Learn about John Lennon.

 

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See why the new Twitter is simply amazing

Twitter rolls out new features offering power networking
with a robust set of rich information tools
for improved user experience.

The New Twitter

The New Twitter

The folks at Twitter are promising an amazing redesign of their social networking short messaging service.

The new Twitter looks like they finally got it all together. It features an easy access control panel right in our home page view consolidating its user services. This opens up the 140 character social media network to become an information rich, multimedia enabled business and social networking platform.

How did they make this happen? Twitter partnered with some of the internet’s top social media service providers to offer this full featured service.  Now you can access Dailybooth, DeviantArt, Etsy, Flickr, Justin.TV, Kickstarter, Kiva, TwitPic, Twitvid, USTREAM, Vimeo, Yfrog, YouTube and more, to make your tweets more useful from within your Twitter account.

New Look And Performance

The New Twitter features more info under each tweet, deeper context, fully playable embedded media, a side panel that slides out to the right of your tweet stream to reveal all this content beautifully.

New Home Panel

Your Twitter User Home Page now sports a broader control panel on the right with more clearly identifiable function areas.

New-Twitter-Home-Page-Panel

Preview User Profiles from Tweets

Much like its competitors, Twitter now presents a user profile preview right in your account when selecting a tweet. This saves time with reduced browser refreshing from opening a new page to view a user’s profile information.

New-Twitter-User-Profiles-Previews

Multimedia Display and Play

See embedded photos and watch Youtube, Vimeo or USTREAM videos right in your Twitter account.

New Twitter: Multimedia Video Display

The new Twitter features will be rolling out slowly over several weeks.
To follow the news read about it on their blog.

Take a look at this video for what’s new.

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Social Networking helps mother; adopted daughter reunite: WDBO

Social Networking

Want a happy story?

Social networks and social media is not all about business and business connections.

They can also help enrich our lives too.

In this story, a mother reunites with her adopted daughter via a social networking site.

Put a smile on your face and read the full story here.

Celebrating Frida Kahlo – Google

Google Celebrates Frida Kahlo

What’s in a brand?

Today’s Google homepage is a mashup of highly recognizable brands.

The search giant spreads a little light on the life and times
of the highly recognizable face and art figure, Krida Kahlo.

Join the conversation on the artistic beauty here.

MusicMonday: Animating sound – Ólafur Arnalds – Ljósið

How is this for Music Monday?

Ólafur Arnalds produces an incredibly beautiful music animation video of Ljósið.

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