– One way to measure the most inventive companies in America: The number of approved U.S. patents in the past five years and divide it by the number of employees. [The Daily Beast] – Twitter finally launches its first concentrated geomarketing initiative with Twitter Places–which sees the microblogging service join… Read more“”

This morning on AM Affiliate, everyone seems to be picking fights with everyone else: Google vs. Microsoft! Panasonic vs. Affiliates! The internet vs. British Petroleum! Read on. – Yesterday, we learned about Google’s companywide Microsoft ban. Today, Google steps up their fight to overtake Microsoft by announcing a fall launch… Read more“”

This morning, Mashable’s Jolie O’Dell proclaims, “Facebook and privacy are two words I would gladly never hear in combination again.” We agree. So here are other developments pinging the internet. – Scientific proof that stepping on koopa shells in Super Mario can make you smarter. [Digital Trends] – Time-lapse video… Read more“”