Rosh Hashanah (ראש השנה) Tonight – See You Thursday

First, I wanted to wish all my Jewish buddies a happy and sweet new year, shana tova umetukah. Tonight is Rosh Hashanah. The market has turned, the economy looks bad, things just look pretty bad out there. I hope you all have a healthy, successful and happy new year! I have a special theme live


Finally! Must Own iPhone Apps to Review Them

Over the weekend, Apple changed their policy in iTunes to only allow those who own the application to review them. Now, if you try to review an App that you don’t own, you get this: I am very happy about this. Why? Well, it stops people from giving bad reviews to apps solely because they

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Daily Search Coverage & Link Finds: September 26, 2008

Daily Search Coverage: Where did my Rupees go? Make those ads rotate. Google on tagging. Google loves books. Are you a social addict? Google Moderator says hello. Google adds traffic to UK. Twitter gets political. Search in pictures features a decapitated Google lego USB drive. Search Engine Roundtable Topics: Google Messes Up AdSense Exchange For


Changes to Siddur’s Luach & More in 2.2 iPhone Siddur

We are working on version 2.2 of iPhone Siddur, you can see all past version information if you like. But here, I wanted to demonstrate some of the new features in 2.2. (1) We changed the user interface of the Luach a bit, and also added Hebrew dates. As you can see, you can select


Noah’s Ark Ginormous Burger Champion Finally Crowned

About a month ago, I called Noah’s Ark Ginormous Burger Challenge, a Scam because my brother in law ate the Ginormous burger a year or so ago and never received his crown. Well, that all changes! Yesterday, my brother-in-law informed me he received his package from Noah’s Ark. It came with: (1) A letter from

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Daily Search Coverage & Link Finds: September 25, 2008

Daily Search Coverage: Microsoft announces new adCenter desktop features. Some are seeing the new side of Yahoo. Is there a third Google co-founder. Protect your AdWords account. Yahoo launches new display ad system. Should Google show outliers in query report. Google Reader listens to users. Microsoft adds features to maps. Google builds a virtual moderator

SEO Tips

Check Your Username – Secure ‘Em

Own your identity and your username or nick or alias or whatever you want to call it. A new site named can do that for you. I actually secured rustybrick a bunch other sites. Note, the site is having issues, so don’t kill it by trying over and over again (like I did). Securing


Incase Sends Replacement Case, The Slider Case

A couple weeks ago, my Incase iPhone case ripped and I was sad. After I blogged it, Incase commented telling me to call them to replace it for free. They replaced it for free. In fact, they actually let me try a different case. They recommended I try the Slider Case. I was told it

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Daily Search Coverage & Link Finds: September 24, 2008

Daily Search Coverage: See some really high minimum bids. AdWords API brings back still supports the minimum bid report. Google shows different accessing dates. How long did your reinclusion take? Too many links too quickly? Remove those dud keywords. Does Google monitor landing pages? More answers from Google on SEO. Google launches In Quotes. Google


iTunes Links on iPhone Don’t Work Since 2.1 Update

I am not sure if you noticed, but when you click on an iTunes link from your iPhone, it doesn’t open the App Store anymore. This started happening when Apple posted the 2.1 software update. I noticed it a few times when clicking on a link from an article about an App, and the page