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16 million blogs hosted on WordPress.com as of December 2010

WordPress.com blogs are very popular. WordPress has recently updated its stats page and they show a very interesting trend, WordPress.com has been growing like never before. According to stats page wordpress are now 16 million blogs hosted by the service, up from only 10 million at the start of last year. What’s

Hackers Sell Thousands of Stolen iTunes Accounts on Chinese eBay

While roaming on internet i got news about iTunes from GlobalTimes. For merely 200 yuan ($30) a pop, an Internet user in China can purchase up to $200 worth of digital products at Apple Inc’s vast music, movie and applications vault. Far from being a benevolent offer by the fruit-favoring giant, this

Clean Your Mac With a Simple Mouse Click

Keeping your computer clean and removing private data that might fall into the wrong hands, every single day, implies many repetitive tasks that one might not have the time or discipline to perform constantly. Black Hole allows you to bypass the process, offering some useful automation options. There are many cleaning utilities

A Snapshot of Facebook in 2010

Democracy UK, a UK-focused political campaigning initiative by Facebook, has just released a number of mind-blowing stats on the massive usage of the network by its 500-plus million members in 2010. Over the course of the year, Facebook reports that 43,869,800 members changed their status to single, 3,025,791 changed their status to

Social Media Update Last Week

Facebook Begins Rolling Out New News Feed Filters Facebook has started rolling out new News Feed filters, allowing users to quickly navigate between recent stories related to games, status updates, photos, links and Pages. Users can also filter stories by Group and adjust the amount of news they receive from individual friends.

FaceBook The Top-visited Websites in 2010

Facebook was the top-visited Website for the first time and accounted for 8.93 percent of all U.S. visits between January and November 2010. Google.com ranked second with 7.19 percent of visits, followed by Yahoo! Mail (3.52 percent), Yahoo! (3.30 percent) and YouTube (2.65 percent). The combination of Google properties accounted for 9.85

Facebook Is the Top Search Term of the Year

New York, N.Y., Dec. 29, 2010 – Experian® Hitwise®, a part of Experian Marketing Services, has analyzed the top 1000 search terms for 20101 and Facebook was the top-searched term overall. This is the second year that the social networking website has been the top search term overall, accounting for 2.11 percent

Canadians are YouTube and Facebook’s Biggest Users

Canadians spend more time online than users in any of the countries tracked by measurement company comScore, which also said Canada had the highest penetration of Internet access. About 68 per cent of the Canadian population is online, comScore estimated in April, compared to 62 per cent in France and the United

Magento Highlights Stunning Growth in Q3 Report

One of the famous e-commerce platform Magento outdone itself in Q3 of 2010, posting spectacular results, highlighted in their quarterly “Magento Momentum Report.” Even if revenue went up 350% till 2009, the most interesting detail which can be found in the report does not involve any dollar signs. Velocity of Adoption: Revenue

YouTube Rewarding Its Best Users

YouTube has become one of the biggest sites on the web based on the videos its users upload and share with their friends. User generated content has always been crucial to the site so YouTube is trying to give the best video creators a boost with a $500,000 ‘bonus.’ According to YouTube: