Pew Research Center Web IQ quiz because, why not?

Even more fun than taking this web IQ quiz http://www.pewinternet.org/quiz/web-iq-quiz/

was following the little debate about mosaic vs. navigator

TRUSTe gets hand slapped by FTC

TRUSTe, a company that certifies websites' compliance with various security and privacy standards, was recently penalized by the FTC for not reviewing all of the sites with the TRUSTe logo annually

Google Takes Over Operations of NASA airfield - will later use facilities for research & development

Google has been using Moffett Field, a NASA airfield, as the home for it's private jets.

Yelp positions itself to be more than a review site

Yelp.com, already a giant in the local business review space, now offers the ability to reserve hotel stays through the site.

New domains are starting to appear

The new domain names are starting to be released to the public for purchase from .email to .photography to .cool and .pro.

Infographic: Troubleshooting Google Penalties – How to Get Organic Traffic Back

Intuitive step by step troubleshooter for Google's penalties. Check it out and let me know what you think!

No Net Neutrality means the END of the Internet As We Know It. More SHOULD Care About This!

Here is a good way to spread the word about Net Neutrality in an entertaining video anyone can understand: http://vimeo.com/fiorecartoons/gilded-age-internet

Behind The Scenes of Google Data Centers

Sometimes I think we all take for granted the power & physical space it takes to run Google.

Here is a great image gallery of Google's Data Centers:

Clean Up 404 Errors Automatically With Chrome?

I just came across this very interesting page on Google Chrome's Privacy Policy.

Threadwatch is looking for editors / contributors / curators!

Threadwatch needs voice and people who want to be part of building something special. So we are looking for your perspective!

Good design is...

[Warning that page is NSFW and NSFK but so true]

This is a motherf*cking website.

I don't think I can even comment on this...

Yahoo! Selling Off Domain Portfolio

Yahoo! is hoping to get about $4 million for a chunk of domains they've dropped on domain market SEDO.

Threadwatch should have its own social button.

I know I would be happy to have a threadwatch button on my site. Not sure about how hard it would be to develop this but it should be something you guys consider in the future.

Does SEO Attract People With Emotional Disorders?

Barry Schwartz posted an interesting article not long ago about a Webmaster World poster that claimed he considered killing

Google Serves 25 Percent of North American Internet Traffic

According to a story in Wired, "On an average day, Google accounts for about 25 percent of all consumer internet

Ted Ulle (Tedster) - A community legend, passes.

We've lost one of the most respected members of our community. Ted Ulle (Tedster), passed away late last week.

<hgroup> element removed from the HTML5 specification

No reasonable useage cases were presented in objection to the removal and as such <hgroup> will be removed from the html5 specification.

Girls Scouts Creating a Game Developer Merit Badge

The Girls Scouts of Greater LA are moving forward in recognizing that there are a lot of girls in tech or interested in game design by creating a game developer badge.

11 Things My Son Taught Me About Life & Business

Rae Hoffman wrote a fantastic post, 11 Things My Son Taught Me About Life & Business, where

ADMIN: Love the new look!

To all ye olde TWers involved in reworking the site, nice job! I like the way you managed to preserve the old feel, too. Cheers!