Wal-Mart buys social media company Kosmix, Match.com will check for sex offenders, and HBO Go is expected to hit tablets and smartphones soon.
Tong stood in line all night for Mortal Kombat, while Molly went to bed with her laptop and her brand new Keynote download. Impressive, right? In the actual news, Apple files a major set of patent and trademark lawsuits against manufacturing partner Samsung, Netflix is doing family plans, and what happened to all those 1-800 numbers. Dial carefully children. Dial carefully.
Company also launches beta search site, which presents specialized topic-centric search results in a dashboard-style page.
An exclusive analysis by Kosmix suggests that only a controversial mess like the French team can attract more tweets than boy singer Justin Bieber.
In today's round-up, Netvibes adds new features to improve the design of its service, and the NYTimes.com hires celebrities to help turn things around.
Start-ups in control
Next up at Demo: a bunch of search technologies.
You don't have to be a big-name company to have big-time ambition. Witness the fevered pitches at Demo. Photos: Dinos, sweet scoops
At Demo '06, companies had better be ready to pitch their products pronto. Wednesday morning's lineup: VoIP and search. Photos: The faces of Demo '06