Random Web Discoveries and Interesting Stories on the Internet
Microsoft Direct Network Effect: Microsoft attracted consumers and software developers to use its technology, the software that controls the basic operations of a personal computer.
Ads for PDF program from Adobe is a good opportunity for bloggers & other content publishers to monetize content via PDF files.
Google will remove web pages from their search results for which they have received a DMCA complaint from the original owners alleging copyright infringement.
Like to know a secret way to browse Digg during office hours with letting your boss know about it. You can apply the same trick to access Digg when the site has been blocked in school.
SlideShare, that is home to tens of thousands of PowerPoint presentations, is running a contest to award some of the worldâ€™s best presentations done in PowerPoint, Keynote or Impress.
Print your Guinness World Record certificate - show the world that you helped set a Guinness World Record with your own personalized Firefox 3 Download Day certificate.
Media websites like The Washington Post, TIME, Wall Street Journal, etc. use Sphere to show related links next to their news stories. BBC went one step further and built their own news aggregator.
Baron recently wrote a technical book for O’Reilly on MySQL and later realized that even if the book sold well, he is not going to make nearly enough money from royalties to make the time worthwhile, financially.
Though anyone can register a Gmail account for free without an invite, some people are still selling Gmail invitations on eBay.
Websites like MySpace and YouTube, that accept user generated content, are embracing a technique known as Mullet* Strategy to keep their main sections clean.
It is interesting to see how newspaper sare trying to connect stories published in their print edition with online content.
Learn how to publish links and messages on to your friendfeed account using Google Talk software.
Amit Agarwal is a web geek and founder of Digital Inspiration, a popular tech & how-to website since 2004 ..read more