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We earlier let you know when the LTE version of the Google Nexus 7 hit the Google Play Store, but now it appears like the device is no longer available at the Play Store. As you can see above, the device’s product page is showing the message: “This device is not for sale at this time”. The 32GB Nexus 7 LTE was available unlocked having a 4G T-Mobile SIM and [...]

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Yesterday’s New York Giants game in East Rutherford wasn’t just ‘any given Sunday’ for former NFL coach, Bill Parcells. It was a day of commemoration. The former Giants’ head coach received his Pro Football Hall of Fame ring in an honorary ceremony during halftime at the Giants-Broncos’ game. Parcells took the field along with five other Giants’ legends to stand before a sold-out crowd of onlookers basking in their success. [...]

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This week marks the 178th anniversary of Darwin’s first exploration of the Galapagos Islands. This volcanic archipelago is one of the most biodiverse and unique places on the planet, with species that have remarkably adapted to their environment. Through observing the animals, Darwin made key insights that informed his theory of evolution. Here’s a short documentary that captures the 10-day expedition: Today, in partnership with the Directorate of the Galapagos [...]

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Posted by MackenzieFogelson Guest blogging isn’t just a link building tactic (that has been spammed and abused). It’s an excellent way to build your credibility, your community, and your customer base. But you have to be strategic about it and put some quality effort into it. When you guest blog, you’ve been provided the opportunity to leverage someone else’s audience, someone else’s brand, and someone else’s established forum. That means, [...]

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An attempt to make reading on screens easier though applying color gradients to lines of text. For example, one line of text will fade to red and the next line will start with red, making it easier for your eye to jump down to the right place. It looks silly, but I’ve tried it a few times now and it does seem to make me read faster and more comfortably. [...]

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size = “3″>    Today is the day when it all started — the day when this little website launched back in 2006. Today, we celebrate our seventh anniversary, and you, dear readers, are the ones who have made it possible and kept us going. Sorry about that heavy 0.5Mb GIF, but after all it’s our little birthday today and this GIF has been circling around the office for ages [...]

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With The Internship premiering just days before I started my intern orientation at Google, my friends were more excited about my summer job than one might normally expect. But my internship was special for reasons beyond the Hollywood notoriety that accompanied my arrival to Mountain View. One of those reasons was the active presence of Google’s Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) and how welcoming they’ve been to interns. Open to Googlers [...]

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We want to share an exciting update to the earlier post about the new Analytics access controls.  As we mentioned in that earlier post, we have built a more powerful access-control system to help you better manage who on your team can access what entities in your Analytics accounts. These access controls are now enabled on all Analytics accounts. The feedback from our early users highlighted a clear need to [...]

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Can a crowdfunding site succeed in China? If a new company can get the attention of a small percent of China’s more than 1.4 billion people, the impact could be huge, and the revenue even bigger. Still in private beta and launching in early December, FundingDream is an all-or-nothing setup resembling the Kickstarter model. Campaigns are funded and contributors charged only if they meet monetary goals See also: Study: Global Ecommerce to [...]

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Nearly 50 years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered a stirring speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial with the words “I have a dream.” Today, we’re sharing a new way to take part in this historic moment through a web experience developed by our friends at Organic and Unit9 for the National Park Foundation. Called “March on Washington,” the experience invites you to relive that moment in [...]

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