Yahoo! announced this morning that it was buying Tumblr for $1.1 billion. The company promises “not to screw it up” in their new blog on yahoo.tumblr.com. Meh. I stopped being a fan of Yahoo! a few years ago.
IBM says it has made the tiniest stop-motion movie ever — a one-minute video of individual carbon monoxide molecules repeatedly rearranged to show a boy dancing, throwing a ball and bouncing on a trampoline.
For the second time in three years, a federal judge has dismissed Viacom’s $1 billion copyright lawsuit against YouTube, saying the online video site doesn’t have to police itself as long as it removes infringing videos when copyright owners give notice.