100 Grand Landmarks as Seen from Google Maps

It’s a wonderful world we live in and Google is doing an amazing job of mapping it. Most people use the service to get directions, but Google’s satellite images also capture the world’s landmarks, which look a little different than you may be used to when viewed from the sky. This post is #25 in DailyTekk’s […]

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An In-Depth Social Media and Content Marketing Strategy (Explained)

What if Coca-Cola wanted to copy your marketing ideas? What if you could easily “evangelize” customers using a smartphone? What if you could reach hundreds of thousands, or even millions of targeted individuals every month? What if you were the most cutting-edge business or organization in your sector? These don’t have to be hypothetical questions… […]


Is Google+ Here to Stay?

Will Google Plus be around one or two years down the road? Is it here to stay, or another failed attempt by Google to get in on social in a meaningful way? These are important questions. Personally, I’m doing some research for an upcoming book and I’ve been very curious lately as to whether or […]

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Was Google’s Sparrow Acquisition a Good Thing?

Many people have been disappointed as of late because a favorite email client of theirs, Sparrow, has been acquired by Google and the team has announced that no future development will take place on Sparrow itself. The web has been lit up by people debating whether or not the move was good for Sparrow’s customers, […]


DailyTekk Find: Google Nexus Q Social Streaming Media Player

As unpopular as this opinion might be, I am going to go out on a limb here and say that with the Google Nexus Q ($299), Google has actually aesthetically out-designed Apple (in the case of media streaming devices). I love the look of this hardware, hence the 5-star coolness rating. Slap bright colored lights in any […]

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The Week in Mobile Presented by xAd – 6.8.12

Is Your Website Mobile-Ready? This week the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) launched a super cool new tool to help brands and businesses better understand how their websites are viewed through a mobile device. If you have a mobile-optimized site, this will most likely not apply to you. But for the masses still hesitant to spend […]


Interview with Google’s Lead Web Designer on Reinventing the Google Logo as a Doodle

In the not-so-distant past I had the tremendous honor of catching up with Michael Lopez, Google’s Web Design Lead, by phone to ask him a few questions about designing the famous Google doodles. Michael is part of a small team of designers who are responsible for changing the Google logo into an exciting work of […]