Tuesday, September 15, 2009
Google Labs: Fast Flip
Browsing the news online has never been more fun! Try out Fast Flip,the latest innovation from Google Labs which allows readers to flip through the news quickly. The articles which are web pages have been stripped of ads and other items which making loading the pages slower. Readers can quickly decide if the article is worth their time and read most of it from Google; if they click on the article they will be taken to the publisher's website. The service uses Google News as the basis and has lined up about about 3 dozen cooperating publishers which include the BBC, The New York Times, the Washington Post and Newsweek.
Read: Google Site Lets Readers Flip Through the News in today's New York Times.
Obviously, the bigger your screen, the more enjoyable the experience. The small laptops at work are not nearly as much fun.