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Twitter announced they are replacing the widely popular TweetMeme Retweet Button with one of their very own last week, enabling users to share links directly from the page they are on. Twitter stated they are “working closely” with TweetMeme and that TweetMeme will also begin using the new official Twitter button.
Here is a list of some sites that have already integrated the new implementation.
Checkout the video for more information. (via Twitter)
Google recently released the new Chrome to Phone extension that adds a button to the Google Chrome browser and “instantly sends the current Web page, map, YouTube video, or selected phone number or text to your Android device.” This extension is currently only available for Android devices running Android 2.2 (Froyo) and only in English, but Google “hopes to expand to other languages soon,” according to Dave Burke, Engineering Manager at Google. Check out the video below for more information.
Here are the official release notes on this beta:
This is the third Firefox 4 Beta, based on the Gecko 2.0 Web platform. Please read below for more detailed information about what’s new in this version of the beta release, [...]
Google announced the release of Voice Actions for Android, a series of commands that allow users to control their mobile device using their voice. Users will be able to “call contacts, listen to music, browse the web, send texts and email, and complete common tasks,” according to Hugo Barra, Google Product Management Director.
Voice actions are currently available to US (English speaking users) and devices running Android 2.2 (Froyo), and will come pre-installed with the new Droid 2 from [...]