Apple’s Latest Acquisition, Snapchat’s Impressive New Hire, Facebook’s News Feed Updates, Instagram’s Ad Results

360 Crowd

The Digital Download series by 360 Crowd™ gives you the best digital tips and tricks for new tools and general news circulating in the digital world. Apple acquires Topsy – On Monday, Apple bought Topsy Labs, a start-up social media analytics company that could potentially help Apple better understand what people are talking about on […]

Google Experiments with New Ad Format, Twitter’s Latest Updates, Instagram for Windows App Coming Soon

Google Experiments with New Ad Format, Twitter's Latest Updates, Instagram for Windows App Coming Soon

The Digital Download series by 360 Crowd™ gives you the best digital tips and tricks for new tools and general news circulating in the digital world. Google experiments with giant banner ads – Google started experimenting with incredibly large banner advertisements that will show above search results. Similar to a Facebook cover photo, these enormous […]

Twitter and Comcast’s New ‘See It’ Button, Neilson’s Twitter TV Ratings, Yahoo Mail’s Total Redesign

Twitter and Comcast's New 'See It' Button, Neilson's Twitter TV Ratings, Yahoo Mail's Total Redesign

The Digital Download series by 360 Crowd™ gives you the best digital tips and tricks for new tools and general news circulating in the digital world. Twitter and Comcast introduce new ‘See It’ button –  Comcast just announced a partnership with NBCUniversal and Twitter which will make it possible for users to live stream TV shows […]

Google: 1 More Try at Social

Google announced a new addition to their suite of products last week, +1, which integrates social sharing functionality into Google’s search algorithm.  A new +1 button will be added next to every search result and, if you are logged into Google, you can click the button to give your stamp of approval, sharing the search […]

Google Instant – Does it Help or Hurt?

By John LeRoy Would you give a hyper child a cup of coffee?  Most would answer “of course not,” but in a way this is what Google has done with its introduction of the Instant feature.  The attention span of today’s society seems to be shrinking by the second with the overwhelming amount of information […]

RT Or Delete?: Google TV

What’s the best method of finding information about Google?  Google, of course!  I’ve been hearing the buzz surrounding Google TV for a couple of weeks, and finally allowed myself time to research the innovation powerhouse’s latest big announcement. According to The Official Google Blog, “Google TV is a new experience for television that combines the […]

What’s the Buzz on Google?

Were you confused when you signed in to check your email yesterday and saw a new, multi-colored, pinwheel-like icon in your inbox?  Join the club! Built into your Gmail page, Google is describing their just-launched Buzz feature as “a new way to start conversations about the things you find interesting.”  But is it Google’s late-to-the-game […]