Online Media Daily
Thursday, August 26, 2010
  • Specific Media Sued Over Flash Cookie Use

    The lawsuit also alleges that Specific Media used Flash cookies -- which are stored in a separate location from HTML cookies -- to recreate ... Read the whole story

  • Google Gmail Adds Skype-Like Call Features; Will Ad-Supported Calls Follow?

    Google will add the ability to make telephone calls to any phone in the U.S. or Canada from its popular Gmail application by integrating ... Read the whole story

  • Chinese e-Commerce Site Alibaba Buys Auctiva

    Continuing its U.S. invasion, Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba just announced the acquisition of eBay auction management provider Auctiva. Boasting over 170,000 active users, Auctiva ... Read the whole story

  • Twitter Promoted Tweets Becomes Zecco's Branding Tool

    Zecco, an online brokerage firm, taps social media to engage existing users and gain potential customers. The company tweets about specific content and real-time ... Read the whole story

  • Facebook Asks Court To Block Teachbook Name

    Facebook says in its complaint that the word "book" is "highly distinctive in the context of online communities and networking websites." The company argues ... Read the whole story