Wednesday News: Fake views targeted by Google; Apps for your new tablets; a radical solution for global warming
Did you get a tablet for Christmas? If so, here are a few posts that give you an idea what you should load onto your tablet:
- Geekwire’s advice for the new Surface.
- Pocket-lint: The first five iPad mini apps.
- DailyBeast: A list for every tablet owner from the iPad to the Surface to the Android user.
- Verge: The best apps for all devices.
My advice of must have apps? They haven’t changed in a couple of years but I promise to update this for you on Sunday.
Google just stripped Sony and Universal of some 2 billion views on their YouTube channels. Google, like Amazon, is the target of unscrupulous social media tactics from a familiar source – Fiverr, a place where an author can buy reviews, one can also buy views on Youtube, increasing the videos relevancy in search engine results. Google is trying to address this by stripping viewcounts for channels that have improperly inflated views. Daily Dot