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Web Annotation

  1. Google Catalogs Design Tips: How to Best Showcase Your Products

    Rounded rectangles with black borders indicate a web snippet or image gallery annotation. Create a shape that is the same size as the web snippet annotation on the bottom layer. All that information is in the annotation, allowing the catalog page...

  2. How Buzzman Rewrote the Rules of Fiction to Create Relevant Video Content

    The first video title was "a hunter shoots a bear", but at the very last moment, a YouTube annotation pops up to give the user a chance to vote on whether to shoot the bear, or not shoot it. However, to my mind, the web really has been the single...

  3. Google +1 Button Coming to Web, Mobile Display Ads

    Any ad that points to that URL can surface that annotation. Google Display Network advertisers will soon see the Google +1 button added to their web and mobile display ads. User photos and recommendations will now appear on the ads themselves; we...

  4. Boston Globe Adopts Open-Source Neighborhood News Mapping Platform OpenBlock

    Twitter Places, as it is called, is the first Annotation (read: tagging) facility provided by the social site and functions through the cross-integration of successful location-based services (LBS) Foursquare and Gowalla.

  5. Reinstalling My PC, Part 1: Top Timesavers

    What I really use it for is the annotation tools it has to mark up and share websites, and the cool grouping options it has to parse or organize search results. Launchy is a keystroke launcher, which basically means it's a better way of doing...