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Chris writes about the Internet, in all of its unpredictable glory. You can find him on Google+, Twitter, and, of course WebProNews.
Nick Saban Called “The Devil Himself” By Florida Assistant Nick Saban Called “The Devil Himself” By Florida Assistant
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In the south, they take their college football incredibly seriously. In fact, it probably wouldn’t be a stretch to say that, in the geographic area that comprises the NCAA’s Southeastern Conference, the fans there enjoy college football more than the …

Powerball Jackpot Estimated at $360 Million Powerball Jackpot Estimated at $360 Million

Get those lucky numbers ready, folks, because anyone who can buy a lottery ticket in the United States has a shot at the recently-updated Powerball jackpot, and it’s a big one. According to reports, lottery officials estimate the new total …

Burger King Targets McRib With BK Rib Sandwich Burger King Targets McRib With BK Rib Sandwich
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Whenever McDonald’s un-retires its McRib sandwich, it’s an event. People react quite favorably to the boneless pork slab that gets lathered in barbecue sauce. So much so, in fact, McDonald’s has done a good job capitalizing on the sandwich’s popularity …

Selena Gomez In A Bikini Gets The Internet Buzzing Selena Gomez In A Bikini Gets The Internet Buzzing
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So what happens when Justin Bieber’s ex-girlfriend shows up in Miami wearing a bikini shortly after the release of her new single? Well, once the pictures hit the web, the reaction is swift. Just ask Selena Gomez, who, after her …

LeSean McCoy Says Michael Vick Cheated During Footrace LeSean McCoy Says Michael Vick Cheated During Footrace
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With the impatient wait for the return of the NFL entering its “Dog Days” stage–especially now that the draft has come and gone–the NFL-ravenous public circles like hungry sharks waiting for the next tidbit of news about their favorite team …

Indiana University Doesn’t Want Embarrassing Photos On Your Facebook Indiana University Doesn’t Want Embarrassing Photos On Your Facebook
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Considering the sheer amount of social media failures the younger generation commits on what seems like an hourly basis, it’s surprising we haven’t seen more warnings like this. Sure, a few coaches have addressed social media use with their high …

Samsung Galaxy S III Availability From Verizon Moved Back To July 12 Samsung Galaxy S III Availability From Verizon Moved Back To July 12

For those of you who are ready to chuck your allegiance to Apple to the wind and join the Samsung/Android revolution after seeing those Galaxy S III sheep commercials, your wait is just about over–provided Verizon is your carrier of …

Playing Tag In Skyrim Looks Like Fun Playing Tag In Skyrim Looks Like Fun
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If you’re bored with fan-generated content, courtesy of Skyrim, then away with you, knaves. You know not what you are missing. Yes, I am a huge fan of the game, and while that means I’m biased, I’m not afraid to …

BitTorrent Torque Allows Users To Make Torrent-Based Web Apps BitTorrent Torque Allows Users To Make Torrent-Based Web Apps

Does the introduction of introduction of web-based app development further legitimize the concept of file sharing via BitTorrent technology? Does it remove the vail of “this kind of technology is only used to steal” from act of sharing torrents with …

Square Enix Officially Announces Final Fantasy VII For the PC Square Enix Officially Announces Final Fantasy VII For the PC
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Just out of curiosity, is denying something over and over again, only to admit that the thing you’ve been denying actually exists considered a good marketing strategy? Does it help build the highly sought after buzz among legions of fans? …

Reddit Traffic Stats Show Huge Subreddits Reddit Traffic Stats Show Huge Subreddits
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Even if you’re only going by Alexa’s numbers, it’s clear Reddit.com is a huge site that garners a ton of traffic on a daily basis. Just consider the impact Reddit had on the Karen Klein donations, reddit’s ability gather a …

Are Toshiba’s New Device Commercials Unnecessarily Sexist? Are Toshiba’s New Device Commercials Unnecessarily Sexist?
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Sex sells. If you’ve been around any commercials that are shown during sporting events, this is readily apparent. Whether it’s Budweiser girls in swim wear or Miller Lite girls wrestling it out to see what catchphrase best applies to the …

New Posters For The Dark Knight Rises Look Better New Posters For The Dark Knight Rises Look Better
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While we’re firmly in the grips of The Amazing Spider Man’s reboot, it’s never to early to plan for the next cinematic tentpole event, and when you pair the names Christopher Nolan and Batman, you know you’re in for a …

The Live Action Trailer for Assassin’s Creed Is Slightly Polarizing The Live Action Trailer for Assassin’s Creed Is Slightly Polarizing
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Do live action trailers for video games work? I mean, sure the one Bethesda commissioned for Skyrim worked, but the anticipation for that game was at least as much as Assassin’s Creed, if not more. Of course, seeing such a …

Buckled Road Causes Car To Go Airborne, Video Goes Viral Buckled Road Causes Car To Go Airborne, Video Goes Viral
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In case you haven’t noticed, it’s been “hot AF” in the United States, and while that always makes for fun social media feed reading and humorous weather reports, the stifling heat can also be a hazard to those operating a …

Jason Terry To Sign With The Boston Celtics, Twitter Doesn’t Miss Out Jason Terry To Sign With The Boston Celtics, Twitter Doesn’t Miss Out
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Jason Terry will no longer be a familiar face in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, well, except when the Boston Celtics come to town to play the Dallas Mavericks, Terry’s now-previous team. While the deal has not been finalized, the imminent …

Celebrating the Fourth of July With Fireworks Colors, Twitter Celebrating the Fourth of July With Fireworks Colors, Twitter
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The Fourth of July is upon us, something that would be hard to miss even if you didn’t have a calendar. Twitter is blowing up with trends dedicated to Independence Day, including one for the #4thofJuly hashtag and one for …

Gmail Log Search For Admins Now Available Gmail Log Search For Admins Now Available
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For those of you who pay for to use the Google Apps services for businesses, you know have the ability to conduct a Gmail log search, which is, after reading the description, something akin to Google Analytics for your Gmail …

The First Episode of The Silent City, A Crowdfunded Post-Apocalyptic Web Series, Hits The First Episode of The Silent City, A Crowdfunded Post-Apocalyptic Web Series, Hits

During the second week of January 2012, a trailer for a crowdfunded web post-apocalyptic series debuted. Shot on location in New York City, the video’s creative team made use of abandoned industrial locations located around The Big Apple, a promising …

YouTube Users File Petition To Allow For The Use Of Third-Party Recording Tools YouTube Users File Petition To Allow For The Use Of Third-Party Recording Tools

Should YouTube users be allowed to rip the content they like to their hard drive, much like a person would use a DVR to record a television show of interest? Some users believe they should have such capabilities, and so, …

D’Angelo’s First Televised Performance In 12 Years Blows Up Around The Web D’Angelo’s First Televised Performance In 12 Years Blows Up Around The Web

After taking the world by storm in the mid-to-late 90s/early 2000s, the artist known as D’Angelo essentially disappeared from sight, choosing a reclusive lifestyle that featured brushes with addiction and a brush with the law. At the 2012 BET Music …

New Teaser Trailer For Django Unchained Hits With an Appearance From Samuel L. Jackson New Teaser Trailer For Django Unchained Hits With an Appearance From Samuel L. Jackson

While we’re right smack dab in the middle of the summer movie season–one tent-pole release down (The Avengers) and two to go, (The Amazing Spider-Man and The Dark Knight Rises). Nevertheless, with the second release of an albeit shorter trailer …

Hot AF Twitter Trend Sums Up The Mood Of The Country Hot AF Twitter Trend Sums Up The Mood Of The Country

It’s hot outside. Really, really hot. As with most trends, the modern news cycle is all over it as the nation desperately looks for ways to get out of the stifling heat. Hell, even local area weather reports are having …

The New Dark Knight Rises Trailer Focuses on Catwoman The New Dark Knight Rises Trailer Focuses on Catwoman

We are only a few short weeks until The Dark Knight Rises debuts on the big screens, and the anticipation for Christopher Nolan’s return to the Batman universe is building quite rapidly. To further the mouthwatering, Warner Brothers has been …