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Google Maps added Street View

Google Maps has just added a new featured caled "Street View". For some places on the Google Map, you can see photos of that street. The street-level photos are 360-degree navigable. Currently this cool feature is not available for all streets. On a Google map, if you see a street is outlined in blue, that means you see "Street View" of that street. The photo I showed above is a street view of... ❯❯❯

Web 2.0 Series: Social Bookmarking

Below is the defination of social bookmarking in Wikipedia. Social bookmarking occurs on web based services where shared lists of user-created Internet bookmarks are displayed. Social bookmarking sites generally organize their content using tags and are an increasingly popular way to locate, classify, rank, and share Internet resources through the practice of tagging, and inferences drawn from... ❯❯❯

How to Watch YouTube Videos in China?

Many people have known that Youtube is blocked in China. For this reason, many foreigners who visit China for the first time were frustrated by the fact that they could no longer watch YouTube videos any more in this country. As a matter of fact, in addtion to YouTbue, there're many website and services are blocked in China, such as Google, Twitter etc.  Is it still possible to watch... ❯❯❯

Yahoo! Publisher Network Added Advertising in RSS feeds

Today I received an email from Yahoo! Publisher Network: "Dear Publisher, We're pleased to announce another method for you to maximize your revenue and bring value to your content properties: Advertising in RSS feeds is now available through the Yahoo! Publisher Network. This new product feature allows you to place Yahoo! Search Marketing ads within your RSS feeds. The ads that appear may be... ❯❯❯

WebmasterWorld PubCon

WebmasterWorld PubCon is a conference for people who are involved in the production, marketing, or management of a internet web site. Where: Las Vegas Convention Center in fabulous Las Vegas Nevada When: Nov 15, 16, 17 - 2005 Format: Four Track Educational Conference with Expo Hall Focus: The Modern Web : Sustainable Growth Hotel: Las Vegas Renaissance Keynote: Robert Cringely Website:... ❯❯❯

Google Adsense's Competitor: Yahoo! Publisher Network

Received an email from Yahoo! Publisher Network today: Dear xxxxx, Today, Yahoo! Publisher Network launched a new self-serve platform that will provide small- and medium-sized web publishers with easy access to Yahoo! advertising and content. We're very excited about our new offering, not only because it will enable a broader set of publishers to generate revenue from their sites, but also... ❯❯❯