Can John Carter overcome troubled buzz?

As we've reported before here on TG, the "buzz" you'll hear about upcoming films isn't always accurate. 

In the case of Titanic, many predicted doom before it became the biggest box office hit in history.

Google to face regular privacy inspections

Google's agreed to have its privacy practices monitored for the next 20 years, as part of a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

Google kills off Buzz

Google's announced that it's to shut down its Buzz social network to focus on Google+.

Google and FTC clinch deal over Buzz SNAFU

Google has clinched a deal with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to address privacy concerns related to the controversial launch of Buzz in February 2010.

Yahoo trims out the dead wood

Yahoo's believed to be planning to shut down half a dozen of its services, including AltaVista and Delicious, following the announcement of nearly 600 layoffs.

Bankers got buzz out of credit crunch

The bankers who trashed the global economy enjoyed the sensation of losing hundreds of billions of pounds and plunging the world into recession, says a Cardiff University academic - and not just because they knew they'd be picking up fat bonuses just a couple of years later.

Google pays up to settle Buzz security lawsuit

Google's agreed to pay $8.5 million to settle a class action lawsuit over claims that its Buzz social networking service violated users' privacy, and has agreed to further simplify its privacy policy.

TweetDeck Beta Preview for Android shows promise

A beta preview of the popular social networking tool gets road tested here. Some day all TweetDecks will be built this way.

Google launches campaign to promote Buzz privacy settings

Google has kicked off a campaign to promote its redesigned Buzz social networking platform, which now boasts improved privacy features such as auto-following.

Lawmakers call for FTC to investigate Google Buzz over privacy

Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee have called for an FTC investigation into Google over its Buzz social networking service.

FTC slams Google over Buzz snafu

The Federal Trade Commissioner has harshly criticized Google’s controversial launch of its Buzz social networking service.

Facebook now second most popular site on the Web

Facebook has managed to replace Yahoo as the second most popular site on the Web.

FTC urged to investigate Google over Buzz snafu

The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) has filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over Google's controversial Buzz launch.

Google grovels over Buzz privacy issues

Google's made some swift changes to its social networking application Buzz, in an attempt to allay privacy concerns.

Google Buzz Kill: too much, too often

Google's Buzz is yet another product that gets thrown out by Google, and takes the Internets by storm only to fall short. Or does it? No one really knows how well Google does outside of search. It ain't no Microsoft or Facebook or Yahoo so, who is it?