Chrome, Disney, Twitter, More: Short Saturday Morning Buzz, October 5, 2013

Nice: you can now right-click to search by image in Chrome.

The Patent and Trademark Office is requesting comments on the continuation of the Native American Tribal Insignia Database.

iGoogle shuts down in 30 days, y’all. This article lists some alternatives.

Oh noes! Government Web sites are down! The Wayback has your back.

Now that Facebook is rolling out post searching, perhaps you would like to make some of your public posts less findable. Wired offers a simple tweak.

YouTube is getting its own music awards.

Disney, now with an official Vine account. (Press release.)

O’Reilly’s shutdown special? Free eBooks.

Want to host a Twitter chat? Here’s a guide.

I love your comments, I love your site suggestions, and I love you. Feel free to comment on the blog, or @ResearchBuzz on Twitter. Thanks!

About Tara Calishain

Covering the world of search engines, databases, and other online information collections since 1996.

Posted on October 5, 2013, in morningbuzz. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Good morning,

    Here are a few useful items from ResearchBuzz; I’ve compiled blurbs from a couple of recent issues, complete with her trademark snark:

    Nice: you can now right-click to search by image in Chrome.

    Oh noes! Government Web sites are down! The Wayback has your back.

    Now that Facebook is rolling out post searching, perhaps you would like to make some of your public posts less findable. Wired offers a simple tweak.

    Nice one from Mashable: 7 Nifty Data Visualization Sites.

    Need to access a blocked Web site? Run it through Google Translate. Hat tip to Lifehacker for gettin’ sly.

    Cheers,

    Anne

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