Dispatches from the Digital Revolution

Google’s fourth quarter earnings miss the mark

Google’s fourth quarter 2011 earnings, released last Thursday, January 19, fell short of analyst expectations in a rare miss. Though Google posted earnings that were positive—the company reported $10.58 billion … Continue reading

January 24, 2012

For opponents of SOPA and PIPA, a weekend victory

By KEIRA LYONS In this Saturday’s New York Times, a small article highlights a huge victory for opponents of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and Protect IP Act (PIPA). According … Continue reading

January 17, 2012

What is SOPA, and why should it matter to you?

By KEIRA LYONS In a paper released on October 25, 2011, the United States Copyright Office set forth its plan to battle the growing digital piracy problem over the next two … Continue reading

January 9, 2012 · 6 Comments

EuroReading Series: Spanish Amazon and the specter of a global monopoly

By LANA POPOVIC España—land of siestas, free-flowing sangria, and obnoxiously tiny plates which you are forced to share with others just to add insult to injury, despite the fact that … Continue reading

December 9, 2011 · 2 Comments

The universal language: Adobe, Apple, and the Flash/HTML5 battle

This week, I learned that Adobe Systems Inc. will stop developing Flash player for mobile Internet browsers. (Read the article on Reuters here.) Apple Inc. (and especially late founder Steve … Continue reading

November 12, 2011

Google: Who cares about ereaders when you can have the world?

By LANA POPOVIC In the midst of all this tablet sturm and drang (oh come on, I can totally say that. It’s been undeniably sturmy these past few months, not … Continue reading

November 9, 2011 · 2 Comments


By JEN BRAY Highlight of the week: Battle of the Words With the announcement of the Nook Tablet on Monday (which marked the official start of a tablet war with … Continue reading

November 8, 2011

Follow Appazoogle on Twitter


  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.