The Web Life
Capturing the atmosphere of the Silicon Valley tech experience.
Andrew Mager is a hacker advocate at Spotify in New York City.
The kind kids at Facebook just released something very interesting: the ability to tag friends, events, groups, apps, and pages in status updates.Additionally, they have decided to use the @ symbol to trigger the search dropdown.
Listening to music online has proven to be pretty easy these days. Last.
Free beer, and robots.Think about those two concepts for more than a second, and you're already asking when, where, and how many.
I have never done a panel at SxSW, but I am hoping this year is my time. But first, I need to get my panel approved.
I love services that try to analyze social data.My friend Lisa Brewster, along with David Horn, have been working on a new service called Engage Rank that figures out metrics for social media.
Facebook agreed to acquire Friendfeed today, Sam Diaz reports, and I have seen mixed emotions from everyone. (Techmeme)Personally, I think Buchhiet's simplicity and leadership will positively influence Facebook's senior leadership.
If you want an invite to Aardvark, click here.San-Francisco startup Mechanical Zoo is trying to build the ultimate interactive knowledge base.
People take pictures of you, post them on the web, and you probably don't even realize it. It's kind of a pain to tag photos on Facebook, especially with large albums.
I've been using the Palm Prē for about a week now, and it's the best mobile device I've ever used. The UI is great, you can have multiple apps open and switch between them with ease.