Archive for December, 2006

Share Grandma?s Birthday, With Music and Animation (New York Times)

Sunday, December 31st, 2006

Smilebox.com, a start-up based in Redmond, Wash., offers customers the opportunity to build online scrapbooks with animation, music and artwork.

Online Video Tools And Internet Television Trends: The Best Of 2006 (MasterNewMedia.org)

Sunday, December 31st, 2006

Online video, Internet television , IPTV and grassroots independent video publishing will indeed be some of the fastest moving new media sectors. All of them will see further changes, unpredicted disruptions and innovation, and lots of new fascinating video publishing tools and content opportunities during 2007. Photo credit: Jimmy Lopes This is a tribute to all of the …

“Ask your doctor,” “Gitmo” get “pwned” in banished words list (WOOD TV 8 Grand Rapids)

Sunday, December 31st, 2006

DETROIT — Online video gamers inadvertently stumbled onto a pop culture phenomenon when they began championing the use of “pwn,” a misspelling of “own.”

Go Online ..& See What’s for Free ; WE PICK TOP EXCHANGE SITES (RedNova)

Sunday, December 31st, 2006

ALL spent out after Christmas and the Boxing Day sales? Stuck with the odd unwanted present? Well, if you’re looking at ways of cutting back, the answer to all your problems may be on the internet.

Michelle Singletary: Online discussions cover variety of personal finance issues (The Shreveport Times)

Sunday, December 31st, 2006

WASHINGTON “” While I’m off spending some much-needed time with my family, here’s a transcript of a recent online discussion with readers. It covers a potpourri of personal finance issues many people face.

Winnsboro claims Leonard title (Greenville Herald-Banner)

Sunday, December 31st, 2006

High Energy Online Insurance Agency needs: Licensed Customer Service Agents & Agent-in-Training Email resume HR@policystore.com (Caddo Mills, Royse City/Roy …

Blue Banana Launches Exciting Online Contest at DubaiCityGuide.Com (RedNova)

Saturday, December 30th, 2006

BlueBanana.ae, the alternate gift experience company based in Dubai, today launched an online campaign in partnership with www.DubaiCityGuide.com to promote its special winter gift experiences.

Soaring Online Ad Prices – Is an End in Sight? (TechNewsWorld.com)

Saturday, December 30th, 2006

Media executives and investors get a pleasant neck ache from watching the skyward path of online advertising revenue. However, for those who have to pay for advertising, the trend is bringing some anxiety. “Everybody’s excited about online advertising,” said Mark Vadon, chief executive of the online jeweler Blue Nile. “But the rates keep going up and up and up.”

Soaring Online Ad Prices – Is an End in Sight? (E-Commerce Times)

Saturday, December 30th, 2006

Media executives and investors get a pleasant neck ache from watching the skyward path of online advertising revenue. However, for those who have to pay for advertising, the trend is bringing some anxiety. “Everybody’s excited about online advertising,” said Mark Vadon, chief executive of the online jeweler Blue Nile. “But the rates keep going up and up and up.”

China’s Internet users increases to 132 million (Houston Chronicle)

Friday, December 29th, 2006

The rapid rise in Internet use has propelled growth in China’s online commerce, advertising and games industries, a state news agency said.