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Google, Youtube, Yahoo! and Facebook (as well as several others) have released their ‘2010 in review’ results.  Some, like Yahoo!, have released an article featuring the top searches in 2010 accompanied by heart wrenching photos, of course.  Twitter took a different approach.  True to its nature, Twitter has put up a microsite with information on the top trending tops; it even reorganizes them by category (people, event…)

And although content writers at Mashable comment on Twitter’s more realistic depiction of 2010, I favor the Google Zeitgeist, year in review.  (I have had a soft spot for videos produced by Google since the airing of the Parisian Search Story during the one of the NFL commercials).  

Google also has a list of fastest rising search topics.   (more…)

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With unemployment rates in some states as high as 12.4% (according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics) and printers spewing out resumes, it is a bit

Yahoo Office JPG

disheartening to see a once mighty IT giant shrink and lay off a whopping 10% of its employees, or so rumor has it.  Yahoo! Senior Software Developer, Zach Graves, tweeted, “The number of people carrying boxes out of Yahoo tonight is not surprising, nor the last of it.”

Sources at TechCrunch tried to confirm the rumor that Yahoo! plans to cut 10-20 % of its 6,000 person workforce.  Yahoo! responded with, “We don’t comment on rumor or speculation.”

I wonder if Graves is being reprimanded for a Tweetleak? (more…)

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