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Introducing Google +1 Button

Watch a short video to learn more about the +1 button.

Google PlusOne

The +1 button makes it easy for visitors to recommend your pages to friends and contacts exactly when their advice is most useful, on Google search. As a result, you could get more and better qualified site traffic.

Introducing Addoway

Shop from your friends and people you know and trust

Addoway

Addoway was founded in December of 2009 by Fredrick Nijm and Anthony Saia to offer users a free online marketplace that helps you buy with your friends and merchants you can trust. An intro video explains buying and selling online with Addoway.

Rabindranath Tagore by Satyajit Ray

India celebrates the 150th anniversary of Tagore on May 9

Rabindranath Tagore

In 1961 Satyajit Ray, the world renowned Indian filmmaker, made a documentary on Rabindranath Tagore, on the occasion of the poet’s birth centennial, a tribute to the person who probably influenced Ray most. I bring to you that famous documentary in this weekend’s video blog post.

Google’s Latest Doodle Celebrates Charlie Chaplin

Google doodles a video honouring silent film era legend Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin

Today is the 122nd birth anniversary of the silent film legend, Charlie Chaplin. He was born on 16 April 1889 in London. He began his career in the entertainment industry as a child actor on the vaudeville stage. He went to Hollywood in 1914 and began acting in silent comedies for Mack Sennett.

GoDaddy CEO Bob Parson’s Elephant Slaughter

Controversy surrounding killing an elephant on camera and publicly sharing a video

GoDaddy CEO

GoDaddy CEO and Founder Bob Parsons killed a near extinct elephant in Zimbabwe during a hunting vacation, posted his disturbing vacation video, hunting problem elephant, on the web, and then tweeted it to his 34,000 followers on Twitter.

Twin Baby Boys Have a Conversation

A home video featuring twin baby boys having an animated chat is viral hit

Twin Baby Boys

A home video shows twin baby boys Sam and Ren around 16 month old having an intense but hilarious conversation in their diapers. They seem to be sharing a funny joke in their own language in their kitchen as they play together at home.

The Worst Pop Song of All Time

10 million YouTube hits for Rebecca Black's music video Friday

Rebecca Black's Friday

US teen Rebecca Black’s music video called Friday, described as “the worst pop song of all time”, has become a global sensation, view count leaped to 10 million on YouTube and catapulting its fun loving 13 year-old American performer to stardom.

Klout is the Standard for Influence

Klout identifies influencers on topics across the social web

Klout

Klout was started in late 2007 by Joe Fernandez and his team of scientists, engineers, thinkers and dreamers to create a standard for online and Internet influence. Klout identifies influencers on topics across the social web. Klout currently measures influence across Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, but it hopes to expand to other social platforms this year.

Introducing Google Instant Search

Google Instant shows results as you type

Google Instant Search

Google Instant is a new search enhancement that shows a results page while you type. The most obvious change is that you get to the right content much faster than before because you do not have to finish typing your full search term, or even press “search.” Another shift is that seeing results as you type helps you formulate a better search term by providing instant feedback.