Google to acquire music media companies Catch, Lala
By New Statesman - 19 February 10:54

Google may acquire Catch Media, the company that is creating a system through which consumers can us

Yahoo and Bing integrate their search business
By New Statesman - 19 February 10:53

Microsoft and Yahoo will soon combine their internet search business after the US and the European U

Google in top two slots of global Top 500 companies
By New Statesman - 19 February 10:50

Google is the second-most valued brand among the global Top 500, according to a ranking done by Bran

BBC to develop its own mobile apps
By New Statesman - 18 February 12:12

The BBC will launch a range of free mobile applications to deliver its online content to mobile devi

Google Buzz faces class action lawsuit
By New Statesman - 18 February 11:29

Eva Hibnick, a Florida-based Gmail user, has filed a class action suit against Google Buzz, the San

Only 5 articles per day on FT.com through Google search
By New Statesman - 18 February 11:28

Users who reach FT.com’s stories through Google search will be able to read only five articles per d

Digital comics’ publisher acquires comic fan site
By New Statesman - 18 February 11:20

Graphic.ly, a British outfit that makes software for reading comics on computers and mobile phones,

Hyperlocal network now available on iPhone
By Staff blogger - 18 February 11:18

Localpeople has launched a new iPhone app to give readers local content on the move. It is a network

100 million users in US, UK play online social games
By New Statesman - 18 February 11:16

About 100 million people - about 24 per cent of internet users - in the US and the UK play social ga

Google acquires mobile email service reMail
By New Statesman - 18 February 11:12

Google has acquired mobile email company reMail, whose founder Gabor Cselle will now join the Gmail

Google seeks support from mobile networks
By New Statesman - 17 February 12:01

Eric Schmidt, the chief executive of Google, has told mobile network operators to work with the sear

DoCoMo invests in Tunewiki
By New Statesman - 17 February 11:58

Japanese mobile carrier NTT DoCoMo has invested in TuneWiki, the developer of a social online media

Google advised to make Buzz opt-in service
By New Statesman - 17 February 11:57

Digital rights advocacy group Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has complained about Google Buzz

BBC to release digitised archive of Henry Moore films
By New Statesman - 16 February 13:19

The BBC has said it will release a collection of archives about the life and work of acclaimed sculp

Chatroulette web's new hotspot
By New Statesman - 16 February 13:18

Chatroulette, a new website that allows users with webcams to connect with each other randomly and i

London Evening Standard to launch mobile app
By New Statesman - 16 February 13:05

The London Evening Standard will launch a free mobile application that connects content from the new

After pet dogs, now even trees can ‘tweet’
By New Statesman - 16 February 13:03

Sony Ericsson has developed a device that makes a tree “tweet”.

Journalists use social media as source: Survey
By New Statesman - 16 February 13:01

Most journalists and editors use social media as sources when researching their stories, according t

YouTube launches ‘Disco’
By New Statesman - 16 February 12:55

YouTube, which turned five on Monday, has launched a new feature called ‘Disco’ for music lovers.

Revenue-sharing a key issue in iPad deal
By New Statesman - 16 February 12:53

Revenue-sharing has emerged as a key issue for publishers with Apple’s upcoming iPad digital media s

Online TV aggregation service SeeSaw ready for launch
By New Statesman - 15 February 13:21

SeeSaw, a new online aggregation service offering a selection of UK broadcasters’ content, will be l

Australian book publishers to address digital challenges
By New Statesman - 15 February 11:26

Over 400 members of Australia's book publishing industry will meet in Melbourne on Monday to discuss

Media blames Murdoch for MySpace’s failure
By New Statesman - 15 February 11:25

Media pundits are blaming Rupert Murdoch’s interference for the turmoil in MySpace, News Corporation

Digital coupons grow faster than newspaper coupons
By New Statesman - 15 February 11:22

Digital coupons have outpaced the growth of newspaper coupons by a margin of 10 to 1 for the first t

Yahoo closes tech website
By New Statesman - 11 February 12:36

Web portal Yahoo has announced that it will close down its technology site Yahoo! Tech on 11 March.

YouTube’s Safety Mode blocks objectionable content
By New Statesman - 11 February 12:33

Video sharing site YouTube has introduced Safety Mode, a new parental control feature that helps par

Iran blocks Gmail, launches its national email service
By New Statesman - 11 February 12:29

Iran's telecommunications agency has announced that it will permanently suspend Google’s email servi

Google’s digital network to be 100 times faster than broadband
By New Statesman - 11 February 12:28

Google has proposed to set up a high speed fibre optic network that would reportedly be 100 times fa

BBC Global News director backs social media sites
By New Statesman - 11 February 12:14

Peter Horrocks, the new director of BBC Global News, has reportedly told news journalists to use soc

Political parties carry their fight to Mumsnet
By New Statesman - 10 February 12:19

British political parties have found a brand new online space to attack each other -- the parenting

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