Why Can’t You Search Google+ On Google+?

One of the most counter-intuitive details about Google's new social network is that you can't actually search for public posts from it. Instead you have to use the clunky workaround <a href="http://ww

Is Social In Google’s DNA?

<em><strong>Editor’s note</strong>: This guest post is written by <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/tom-anderson">Tom Anderson</a>, the former President, founder and first friend on MySpace

Women’s World Cup Soccer Final Scores New Twitter Record With 7,196 Tweets Per Second

After an epic run, the U.S. women's soccer team <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/sports/soccer/2011-07-17-2100576091_x.htm">succumbed to Japan</a> today in the final of the Women's World Cup tournamen

Hadoop & Startups: Where Open Source Meets Business Data

<em>This guest post was written by <a href="http://crunchbase.com/person/kovas-boguta">Kovas Boguta</a>, Head of Analytics at <a href="http://www.weebly.com">Weebly</a>. In 2009, Kovas wrote a <a href

Redpoint Ventures: Making Money the Old Fashioned Way

Last week we broke the news of the impressive-but-not-jawdropping <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/07/12/citrix-buys-cloud-com-for-more-than-200-million-redpoint-is-on-a-roll/">$200 million a

Why TV Companies Couldn’t Care Less About Original Online Video

<strong>Editor’s note:</strong> <em>The following guest post was written by Ashkan Karbasfrooshan, founder and CEO of <a href="http://www.watchmojo.com/index.php?id=1">WatchMojo</a>.</em> The ris

Zappedy Acquired By Groupon. What’s Zappedy?

An anonymous tipster tells us <a href="http://www.zappedy.com/">Zappedy</a>, a company that offered various technology products for local businesses, has been acquired by <a href="http://www.crunchbas