With seven weeks to go until October's Dublin Web Summit, a major keynote speaker from Facebook has been announced; Ethan Beard. Ethan is one of eight speakers announced this week, with over 60 speakers planned for October's event.
Google has revealed that they are currently working on a version of Google+ for brands and businesses that will debut “later this year”. While many major brands are keen to join Google+, itself only one week into private beta, Google are actively discouraging businesses from using regular Google+ profiles, stating that an “optimal experience” for brands and organisations is on its way.
Here’s a short video of Mashable’s “editor-at-large” Ben Parr speaking at a previous Dublin Web Summit (#dws5) on March 8, 2011. The video was recorded and edited by Dublin-based digital agency Websites Made Easy and features a little over two minute of Ben Parr’s talk titled “My top questions in technology”.