— Jeff Weisbein

Jeff is the founder & CEO of BestTechie. He has over 10 years of experience working with technology and building businesses. He loves to travel and listen to music.

Is Google Screwing Publishers Who Use AdSense? [Updated With Response from Google]

Is Google Screwing Publishers Who Use AdSense? [Updated With Response from Google]

Let me start by saying that Google AdSense is one of the web's best innovations and I think it's a great product.  I've been using it myself for years and I know many people who use it on their own sites.  That being … [Read more...]

This Sexist Site Promises to Teach You to Code

This Sexist Site Promises to Teach You to Code

This has to be a joke. A site called CodeBabes recently launched to teach people how to code. So how does it plan to do that? CodeBabes offers twenty-two lessons, and, to keep you interested in progressing, for each … [Read more...]

Vic Gundotra, Head of Google+, is Leaving Google After 8 Years

Vic Gundotra, Head of Google+, is Leaving Google After 8 Years

Vic Gundotra is leaving Google.  Gundotra joined Google in 2007 after 15 years at Microsoft.  When he started at Google, he initially worked on the company’s mobile apps, including Google Maps.  He was then tasked … [Read more...]

Opera Coast Launches on the iPhone, Could Be the Best Mobile Browser

Opera Coast Launches on the iPhone, Could Be the Best Mobile Browser

When Opera launched its Coast browser back in September of last year, we thought it was a great new way to browse the web. One thing that stood out to us was how simple intuitive the user interface for Coast actually is. … [Read more...]

Review: HTC One M8 is the Best Android Smartphone

Review: HTC One M8 is the Best Android Smartphone

When we got the invite to go to the HTC One M8 launch event in NYC on March 25, there wasn't much left [feature wise] to surprise us with.  But being the tech enthusiasts that we are (and that we know you are), we … [Read more...]

Heartbleed is Huge, Experts Say More Than Half of All Web Servers Are Affected

Heartbleed is Huge, Experts Say More Than Half of All Web Servers Are Affected

Yesterday, independent security researchers made public that a critical vulnerability in the widely popular cryptographic software library, OpenSSL had been discovered. The vulnerability, known "Heartbleed" allows anyone … [Read more...]

The New HTC One M8 Ad is Bold and Provocative

The New HTC One M8 Ad is Bold and Provocative

Gary Oldman (or Commissioner Gordon for all you Batman fans out there) is the star of HTC's latest ad for its brand new HTC One M8 (see below).  The new ad is bold and provocative, it doesn't use any fancy marketing … [Read more...]

Thanks for Listening: Google Now Lets Users Customize the Navigation Box

Thanks for Listening: Google Now Lets Users Customize the Navigation Box

Back in January I wrote a post asking Google to give users the ability to customize the navigation box with Google products they want to see, in the order they want to see them.  Well, today, I clicked on the … [Read more...]

Driving Smarter: One Year In Automatic is Improving Our Driving Habits

Driving Smarter: One Year In Automatic is Improving Our Driving Habits

About a year ago I pre-ordered the Automatic Smart Driving Assistant after seeing it talked about on Twitter, a number of months past and then in early August it finally showed up on my doorstep.  My early experiences … [Read more...]

Are You Lonely or Looking for Some New Friends? Skout Wants to Help.

Are You Lonely or Looking for Some New Friends? Skout Wants to Help.

You may not have heard of Skout but it's actually one of the oldest and largest mobile (iOS and Android) social networks.  The company is in its eighth year of operation and has 220 million users in over 180 different … [Read more...]