News and links you missed during the week of May 26th, 2013

This past week was full of happening in tech world and beyond.  Nature wasn’t too happy either.  Here is catch up on this week’s tech news and other cool links you may have missed.

News and Links You May Have Missed – 26th May, 2013

  1. “Absolutely staggering”: Dozens injured in Connecticut train crash  http://t.co/9LqGpRju9o
  2. Google I/O 2013 Highlights: Things that matter  http://t.co/fQoKwcDgQV
  3. What Google was thinking when redesigning the new Google+ — Tech News and Analysis  http://t.co/4T7rxSiKjG
  4. Here is how to properly move your Tumblr blog to WordPress – http://wpbeg.in/13eDp6c
  5. It’s official: Yahoo is buying Tumblr:   http://t.co/7HiWKaZJNw “We promise not to screw it up,” Yahoo…  http://t.co/k0Aezu7Svy
  6. Yahoo! likes products without ‘e’ in its name – Flickr, Tumblr – you got the idea, right! – Techacker
  7. Goa girl develops touch-free phone technology.  http://t.co/NcLs2U2pBp
  8. Updated Google Drive lets you scan documents and allows cloud printing on Android  http://t.co/BNzHvlyK5u
  9. Google Play, the world’s largest eBook collection, just got bigger. Now, you can upload your own files…  http://t.co/pq2IWo1amG
  10. Tornadoes Were Just the Beginning. This Hurricane Season Is Going to be Stormy  http://t.co/yr1FmYRean
  11. Top 6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Get Married  http://t.co/USxCiG0dvR

Summary:

Google was on the roll this past week – Google updated Google+, Google Play Book and Google Drive app with cards like UI and other changes.  Yahoo! bought Tumblr for $1.1B.  Two sad news this past week that drew attention – Tornado in Oklahoma and a train crash in Connecticut that killed dozens.