Nick Haubner

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U.S. Broadband Users Are Mostly White, College Grads Under 50 Making At Least $50,000

About 70 percent of U.S. adults have a high-speed broadband connection at home, while 3 percent go online using dial-up connections, according to the latest survey by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project.<p>“We’ve consistently found that age, education, and household income are …

Why Chromecast is such a big deal for Google, and a threat to Apple

Google (s GOOG) officially launched its next big idea for the living room Wednesday, and the cast of people presenting the new product dubbed …

iPhone Leads Android in Smartphone Loyalty

Owners of iPhones like their handsets more than Android owners like theirs.<p>That’s the gist of some new research from Consumer Intelligence Research …

OverTask for Chrome Puts Productivity in New Tabs

We’ve already given you seven essential Chrome extensions to combat too-many-tabs syndrome, but we’ve just gotten wind of another one that you might like.<p>OverTask‘s basic premise is about productivity – it lets you create tasks directly from within a new tab in Chrome. The general thinking behind …

Chrome to make search-by-image easier

Google updated the beta versions of its Chrome browser on Thursday with new features that push the envelope just a bit further.<p>Chrome 30 beta for desktops takes a stab at making image lookups on Google easier. Right-click on any photo embedded in a Web page, and you'll see an option to "Search …

Is the mobile messaging space ripe for consolidation?

Mobile messaging apps like WhatsApp has been on a tear lately, with Whatsapp growing its monthly active users from 200 million to 300 million in just …

Apple’s App Store Rankings Algorithm Changed To Consider Ratings, And Possibly Engagement

Apple may be testing changes to its iTunes App Store ranking algorithms, which see it taking into account app ratings and other new factors in the App Store Top Chart rankings. Whether or not the changes are more experimental in nature or indicative of a larger overhaul of how apps are ranked in …