Tagged: news

Facebook’s Becoming Less Of A News Source

There are a few structural reasons for this and one is that Facebook has been under fire in recent months for putting bias into the Trending Topics feature. It also kept quiet when a board member was exposed as having secretly supported a lawsuit against another media company, Gawker. However, the main reason for this structural change is probably because the…

Google Reader – Manage Your News Subscriptions

Google Reader – Manage Your News Subscriptions

Google Reader was designed to provide users with what the designer calls a “river of news.” You subscribe to news feeds and then the service downloads and shows you articles. If you have multiple devices, or use the browser, when you mark an article as read on one, it is reflected across your other devices

Pulse News: Android Editor’s Choice News App

Pulse News: Android Editor’s Choice News App

Pulse News strikes my attention. It is one of the staff picks on Android market. I downloaded the App and browsed it’s features for quite a while. It will require you to

NEWS360° – Looking at the big picture

NEWS360° – Looking at the big picture

I heard about the existence of an app called NEWS360° after I received my first Android honeycomb tablet, since I’m always eager to try new apps (especially when they’re free) so I decided to...

Android Widgets: Which Are The Best Social And Utility Widgets?

Android Widgets: Which Are The Best Social And Utility Widgets?

I also am enjoying the new Google Plus widget. Because none of my other social tools can post to Google Plus (Hey Google how about an API), its nice to have quick access to post to this new social media site. I like the quick access buttons for the camera and the gallery.