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
  2. Google I/O 2013 Highlights: Things that matter
  3. What Google was thinking when redesigning the new Google+ — Tech News and Analysis
  4. Here is how to properly move your Tumblr blog to WordPress –
  5. It’s official: Yahoo is buying Tumblr: “We promise not to screw it up,” Yahoo…
  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.
  8. Updated Google Drive lets you scan documents and allows cloud printing on Android
  9. Google Play, the world’s largest eBook collection, just got bigger. Now, you can upload your own files…
  10. Tornadoes Were Just the Beginning. This Hurricane Season Is Going to be Stormy
  11. Top 6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Get Married


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.