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Google+ Gets More Business-Friendly with New APIs

Google+ Gets More Business-Friendly with New APIs

Google+ is growing up.
The fledgling social media platform, which has increasingly been seen as more of a threat to Facebook and Twitter, just took another step towards social media maturity with the release of some new hooks to let other social media management tools connect directly to Google’s social network.

Is Cable TV Tuning In Its Own Obsolescence?

Is Cable TV Tuning In Its Own Obsolescence?

Cable TV may be in for a rude awakening from the dream-like hold it has managed to keep over consumers all these years. Recent content provider disputes among DirecTV and Viacom, along with legal decisions allowing websites like Aereo to stream broadcast TV, are putting the industry’s revenue model in serious risk.

Apple Admits Defeat, Returns to EPEAT Environmental Registry

Apple Admits Defeat, Returns to EPEAT Environmental Registry

In a rare but telling change of heart, Apple has reversed its decision to remove 39 of its products from the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) registry. The move came in response to withering public criticism and warnings that many government entities would stop buying Apple products.

Is It Dangerous for Google to Engage in Issue Advocacy?

Is It Dangerous for Google to Engage in Issue Advocacy?

In an effort to combat anti-homosexual laws that exist in many of the countries in which Google does business, the search engine giant has launched a new “Legalise Love” campaign in conjunction with the Global LGBT Workplace Summit held in London this past weekend. Google has also taken stands on myriad other issues, from piracy to…