Google Email Alerts Now Include Images

Google has slightly enhanced their email alerts system and the messages now include images next to stories that are either sourced from Google News or YouTube Videos (see screenshots).

Amitabh Bachchan’s Blog Stats

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, who is also India's best known blogger, recently revealed some details about traffic flowing through his blog at bigb.bigadda.com.

Google Speech Recognition Technology Is Now Called Google Audio Indexing

Google Audio Indexing uses speech technology to transform spoken words into text and leverages the Google indexing technology to return the best results to the user. The returned videos are ranked based -- among other things -- on the spoken content, the metadata, the freshness.

Translate & Subscribe to Foreign-Language Blogs

Mloovi translates RSS feeds written in foreign languages using Google Translate. It will translate the feed from one language to another and people can automatically subscribe to the translated feed.

Try Windows 7 Online in your Web Browser

If you want to run Windows 7 on your computer without disturbing the existing setup, the best option for you is to download a free copy of Virtual PC and install the associated Vista virtual image*.

BlackBerry Device Software v4.5

BlackBerry Device Software v4.5 will be available later this month for BlackBerry 8700, BlackBerry Pearl 8100 Series, BlackBerry Curve 8300 Series, and BlackBerry 8800 Series.

Google AdSense Reports in Analytics – Screenshots

AdSense publishers will soon have access to extremely detailed stats about ads via Google Analytics reports. You will know about web pages that get more clicks, revenue generated per page, CPM rates, top referring sites, etc.

Compress Office Documents with PPT Minimizer – Free Licenses

Office Compression tools come handy in situations when you have to email documents or presentation that are too large for your email program. These tools can reduce file size by optimizing the embedded graphics without affecting quality.

Capturx Digital Pen Now Works With Ordinary Paper & Microsoft Excel

The digital pens made by Livescribe and Adapx look like regular ballpoint pens but are very smart. They capture everything you write in ink, including handwritten notes and sketches made on paper, and this data can be uploaded on to the computer via USB.

What’s Coming in Windows Live Suite – Wave 3

Microsoft is preparing to release new versions of their Windows Live family of products including Windows Live Writer, Windows Live Messenger, Photo Gallery, Windows Live Mail and so on.

Yahoo! News – Try their New Design

Yahoo! is working on a new layout of their Yahoo! News portal that is easier on the eyes and also packs more content per page including a new section on "most blogged stories".