5
Mar

Syrian Government blocks Whatsapp

Syrian Government blocks Whatsapp

The Syrian government has blocked the popular messaging service WhatsApp. This news was tweeted today via the official Twitter handle of the company. WhatsApp itself has nothing to do with the blockade and was not informed either. Exact reason for the blockade has not been updated by Whatsapp, although it is likely that it will […]

5
Mar

DuckDuckGo, a less popular but powerful Search Engine

DuckDuckGo, a less popular but powerful Search Engine

DuckDuckGo is another Search Engine that could be considered as a credible search engine if not a serious alternative to Google. It uses information from crowd-sourced sites (like Wikipedia) with the aim of augmenting traditional results and improving relevance. It feels a lot like early Google, The stripped-down home page, bears a resemblance to Google. […]

5
Mar

Naveen Selvadurai, foursquare co-founder leaving the company with a “desire to do something new”

Naveen Selvadurai, foursquare co-founder leaving the company with a “desire to do something new”

News just in from the TheNextWeb, Naveen Selvadurai, foursquare co-founder leaving the company with a “desire to do something new”. foursquare was launched at SXSW 2009, that was three years back. Selvadurai founded the company with CEO Dennis Crowley. Naveen wrote on his blog three years ago this week, when dennis and i were putting the finishing touches on the […]